– Now a day, there are so many brands of antivirus available in the market. You have to choose a strong and updated one which gives you full protection with a wide range of virus, male wares, ransom wares, Trojans coverage. You can choose an antivirus like McAfee which also gives you new threat detection technology with a super fast scanning process. It also offers personal firewall security. By analyzing the malicious websites and links, this antivirus also keeps it updated automatically with all of the new attack’s definitions.

McAfee featured with many advanced features those give you better security than another security software along with maintaining the good performance of your system. McAfee is only one of the antivirus software that scans your whole system within a few minutes while scanning it does not slow down your system. To enjoy all of the advanced security and utility features of McAfee antivirus, you have to activate your McAfee retail card or product. Here, McAfee offers you two activate method those make the activation process is more simple than another one.

Before activating McAfee products you should meet with the minimum requirements of McAfee for being installed on any system. On the URL, you will find all of the requirements such as Operating System, free hard disk spaces, RAM etc in detail. If the McAfee product has enough compatibility to be installed then you should download the setup file. After that, you should run the installation and activation process on your system one by one.

To activate McAfee software you must have an account on McAfee. So you should create an account by using a unique e-mail id and password. You have to enter some of your personal information like name, user id, phone no etc all those are extremely required for creating an account on a website. If you already have registered with McAfee then you can skip this sign in process. Then you have to log in for downloading and activating your McAfee security software. Here we compiled, online or offline all of the activation process those you have to follow to activate your McAfee antivirus.

McAfee Antivirus Online Activation Method: (

Users can activate their McAfee antivirus easily while following this online method, only they need to have a good internet connection with their system. The online activation process goes through these steps –

Enter the activation link in the address bar of your web browser.

Click on ‘products’

Select the McAfee products that you want to install and activate

If your selected McAfee product is compatible with your system then go for downloading. Just click on the ‘Download’ button.

Then click on the ‘Buy Now and Download’ option

Then you should log in to your account with email address and password. If you have not registered yet then you have to register by clicking on ‘Register Now’

After logging in you will be automatically moved to the payment page of your McAfee account. And you have to pay for your required McAfee products via online transaction.

After making a payment you can download your product and will get an email on your registered email id with an authentic download link.

If you are already signed in to your account go to the subscription section and select the recently downloaded products.

Then select the type of your device where you want to install this product. Then click on ‘download’. Then the setup file will be saved on your system automatically.

After downloading the setup file finally, you have to install and activate your product. Now you have to utilize the activation link, which comes in your subscription confirmation email. Otherwise, you will find this link on your McAfee retail card.

Then you have to enter your email address and the 25 alphanumeric digits McAfee Activate Product Key.

Select your country and language.

If you ensure the details you have entered is correct then click on the ‘Submit’ button else, go for edit option.

Then click on the ‘Verify’ option.

By following these steps you can be able to download and activate your McAfee products on your system at home yourself. The activation process is as easy as you do not need to hire a technician.

McAfee Antivirus Offline Activation Method: ( you will purchase a McAfee product from a retail shop you will give a CD inside the box along with a retail card. The CD allows you to install your products on your system and the retail card lets you know about your McAfee activation key that you must have to know. By following these steps you can install and activate your offline purchasing McAfee products –

At first, you have to insert the McAfee antivirus CD in your system’s CD/DVD drive.

Then explore this CD for installation.

You have to wait till this product CD gets installed on your device successfully. It may take some time.

McAfee user interface allows you to activate your product directly and quickly.  So after launching the McAfee product on your device, you can go to the ‘Activation’ section. Otherwise, as usual, go for link.

Enter the 25 digit McAfee activate product key, which is mentioned in your retail card.

Finally, click on ‘Activate’ button.

This offline method goes through some few steps so it is easier than the online one. But here you must have a CD/DVD drive. Also, you can activate your offline product yourself.

You must have to know that if you do not activate your McAfee products then you will not be able to be fully protected from online threat and theft. So, if you do not activate yet do it now, and keep your system out of danger. After activation, you also should update your McAfee products frequently as the new viruses and threats regular change their definition. If your products do not get updated then it will not be able to give you the latest security by detecting the new threats.

We think you have understood all of the activation process those easily described above else, you may contact the McAfee experts for getting activation related help. Otherwise, you may follow the activation related community conversation. Here we are glad to inform you that the McAfee customer care no is open for 24 hours of every day, and the experts also are online there for all the time to support you.