Mcafee Product Activation


Mcafee is the finest antivirus software that keeps your computer, laptops and tablets safe. It has variety of safety programs like McAfee LiveSafe, McAfee Internet Security, McAfee Internet Security Suite, McAfee Antivirus Plus, McAfee.com/Activate etc. and it is very easy to download and install your mcafee product with Mcafee product key.

Mcafee product key is the 25 digit code that comes with the purchase of the product. If you have purchase it online, you will get your product key in your mailbox of your registered email id and if you have purchased it off line then you will get your product key offline with the product box. Check inside the product box, you will get your product key right there. Now you need to redeem your product key. After redemption of key you are all set to install mcafee security suite in your computer.


How To Redeem McAfee Activation Key?


  • You can sign in to your Mcafee account with the registered email id which you have already registered. Now go to your mail inbox and search for the product purchase confirmation email from Mcafee, in which the product activation key is available. You can also get your activation key in McAfee.com/activate.

  • In case you are purchasing McAfee product offline, you must go through McAfee retail card process for activation, you can find the activation key at the backside of the retail card which is coated with silver stripes.

This Mcafee Product Activation is used to activate the mcafee product which you purchased. Without this, you can take any benefits of its services. It comes along with the product purchase either online or offline. Mcafee Activation code which is alpha numeric character which looks likes xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx.


Steps to Uninstall Mcafee Antivirus


  1. While one can uninstall McAfee Internet Security or McAfee Antivirus software through the control panel.
  2. Go to Programs and Features and select it from the list of results.
  3. Select the McAfee product user need to uninstall in the list of programs.
  4. Right click the McAfee program and choose uninstall.
  5. Select the check boxes for the items you want to remove, then click Remove. Hence after these steps user successfully uninstall mcafee activate product.

Steps to Reinstall Mcafee Antivirus


  1. After completing reformating, go to mcafee official website - www.mcafee.com/activate
  2. Download antivirus file according to your system configuration.
  3. Run the Mcafee setup file.
  4. After successful installiation of antivirus software. One window will open asking for details about licsense key.
  5. That can be easily found on your mcafee account and fill the key no.
  6. After that there will another window popup asking for details.
  7. After providing all the details, installiation is complete.

How to Use McAfee Security?


After activating McAfee product, here’s how you can use McAfee-


Updating Virus Definitions


When you update the virus definitions, you have to make sure that your McAfee antivirus identifies all the type of malware. It is important to update the files because you have to make sure that the system is secure. Mcafee programs have a feature of enables users to get the updates automatically downloaded and installed. However, the users have to update the virus definitions manually.



  • Firstly, Make sure that you are connected to the internet.
  • From the Start menu, select McAfee Applications.
  • When the McAfee program opens, select the Update Now option located at the left-hand side.
  • After that, click on Start Update.
  • Wait for a while the virus definitions to get updated.

How to Scan Computer Using McAfee?


From below instructions you can scan your device through McAfee:-


  • Open McAfee Application.
  • Click on your McAfee security suite.
  • Now, Go to Protection.
  • Select Scan Now.
  • Choose the entire hard drive in what to scan option.
  • Click the Start scan button.