How to activate McAfee Subscription and redeem McAfee Retail Card?

by James Enrique Software Developer
McAfee is one of the leading American Antivirus Security Software, that has been so popular among the Computer users, all over the globe. McAfee provides a shield of protection in the application, devices, software, and for the safety browsing. Some of the excellent features of the McAfee Antivirus, that makes it totally unique from the other competitors of it's in the market. They are-

Gives free customer identity protection.
Alternate scanning and threat detection are done on a regular basis.
Easy access to mobile devices.
Different platforms compatibility. 

The products of McAfee are for the different devices and browsers, for safety protection and they have different features which are accessible through successful activation by providing the correct product key. The products of McAfee are- VirusScan, SiteAdvisor, E-Business Server, Change Control, Anti-Malware Engine Core, and many more.

McAfee products need to be purchased first, before downloading and installing in your resp. devices. Before purchasing any McAfee products, you need to check and keep in mind that the device(s) you are going to download and install has met up with the certain criteria. They are as follows:

Full internet connection is required.
The device has full memory space 
The device is up-to-date.
The device should be totally ready for download.
No existing security software should be present or installed.

McAfee products can be purchased either in an online mode or in an offline mode. For the Online mode of purchasing the McAfee product, you need to follow the correct steps by visiting McAfee website. Kindly follow the correct steps to download, install and activate McAfee products on your system.

For the Offline mode of purchasing the McAfee product, you need to visit your nearby McAfee Retail Shop. Choose and buy McAfee products according to your convenience.

After you have purchased your McAfee products correctly. You need to Download, Installed and Activate, correctly on your system. With the Web Installation followed by the CD, you will be able to redeem your McAfee retail card and Subscribe it, after you bought it from the retail shop.

Web Installation for McAfee Retail Card redemption

Step 1- Open the McAfee product packet, as provided to you by the shop. And get ready for the McAfee product key.

Step 2- Visit website and open the web install link.

Step 3- Now you need to select the country, you belong and put your McAfee Activate or McAfee Product key

Step 4-  When asked for the account details like Sign in or Sign up. Click according to your convenience and follow the further steps correctly.

Please note – The McAfee product key will be used only once. If it's showing that its already being used, try it after some time. If you already used it before, you no more can use it.

After you have activated your McAfee product online, you can either use the McAfee CD to install or log-in to McAfee website and install from your McAfee My Account

CD installation

Step 1- Insert the McAfee CD into your system’s CD drive.
Step 2- Please read and agree on the End User License Agreement (EULA) and click on the Next button.
Step 3- Now McAfee Installation starts. 
Step 4- Put your McAfee Activation/ McAfee Product key from CD provided.
Step 5- If asked for the McAfee account details. Click on sign-in option, if you already a member. Or Click Sign-up, for registering yourself in McAfee. And click Next
Step 6- Click on Finish button, to end it.

Congrats! You are now subscribed to McAfee product and enjoy McAfee subscription.

If you face any trouble, regarding redeeming your McAfee retail card. Kindly contact McAfee customer Helpline Number, to get expert advice in your issues.

Billy Crystal is a Technical Expert and has been providing independent technical help since 2005. Billy has written technical Articles, Manuals & reviews for many websites like and McAfee. 

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