You can get the product key by two methods. Either by web installation or by getting it from the retail shop. Generally, the McAfee retail card is given along with the CD-Setup of McAfee antivirus. If you do not get it then you can ask for it from the retailer. The cost of a retail card is already included in the cost of the CD-Setup.
The activation code on your retail card would look like this – MBYLR6EKUTUHXRX
The 2 “X” in the code will be numbers that are different for everybody. You will get just one activation code and you have to use it according to the package you subscribed for. For instance, if you subscribe to multi-device package then, you have to use the same activation code for every device you need to protect with McAfee antivirus.
To Redeem McAfee Retail Card
- If you have purchased a CD-Setup from the retail shop then, you have to follow the instructions that are written on the retail card.
- The instructions on it are pretty basic; hence you can follow them easily without any supervision.
- Still, if you have any problem you can see our blog on it or you can contact McAfee customer support.
- If you have downloaded the antivirus online then you do not need to Redeem McAfee Retail Card. As the activation code will be sent to the email ID that you have added while logging in McAfee › My Account.
Redeem McAfee Retail Card if you acquired a CD-Setup
There are just 3 steps in order to activate the antivirus in your device and in getting protected.
ENTER YOUR KEY › LOGIN › GET PROTECTED
Now that you have the retail card and your activation key, you need to activate it and go through the procedure of installing the setup in your device. To do this you need to,
- Insert the CD-Setup in the CD-ROM drive of your PC.
- The setup process will automatically carry on by the file setup.exe.
The installation of the antivirus will be carried out by default. Now you have to create a McAfee account. For this,
- Go to McAfee’s official site www.mcafee.com/activate
- Here click on register now and create an ID.
By this, you have officially created a McAfee account, now you need to set up the process of redeeming McAfee retail card.
- After the setup procedure is completed in your PC, you have to login with the ID you just created.
- Then, go to the browser again.
- Select the plan of your choice and read the things it provides carefully.
- Make the payment through whatever payment method is suitable for you.
- In your PC and in the installed antivirus, type the activation code.
This will connect your login ID to the device in which you just installed McAfee. Now your device is ready for protection.
If you have chosen to protect more than one device then in your McAfee application you can go on add the device, this will send a code to your email ID.
Repeat the same procedure of installation and login to your devices.
With this, you have redeemed McAfee Retail Card in multiple devices and all your devices are ready for protection.
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