How to Activate McAfee ?

  • Open a web browser and go to the link shown on your retail card (for example mcafee.com/activate).
  • Select your country and language.
    The registration page tries to select the correct region, but it might not always get this right. Confirm that the region is correct before you continue.
  • Type:
    • The activation code from your retail card.
    • Your Email Address.
  • Click Submit.
  • When prompted, check that your Email Address is correct. If your email address is incorrect:
    1. Click Edit to return to the previous screen.
    2. Correct your email address.
  • Click Verify.
    Your subscription is now activated.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts to create a McAfee account and install your McAfee software.