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Mcafee Retail card is basically a product card for antivirus activation. The product has 25 digit product keys. That 25 number code is known as activation code. Retail cards can be bought from any technical shop having different gadgets. 

Activating the McAfee subscription with its retail card product key or activation code is very easy. Once you redeem your product key then to activate the subscription you need to download & install McAfee software. 

You can redeem your McAfee antivirus product key by following below mentioned steps-

One way 

  • Navigate to McAfee.com/activate. 
  • Type your 25 digit activation code from your retail card in the enter your code field.
  • Provide your active email address in the enter your email field.
  • Click on the “next” option.

And you have redeemed your product key for McAfee antivirus. 

Other way

  • Navigate to home.mcafee.com.
  • Right click on the “grid icon” which is present on the upper right corner of the interface.
  • Click to the option “activate retail card” & then to the option “enter product key”.
  • Type your 25 digit activation code from your retail card in the enter your code field.
  • Provide your active email address in the enter your email field.
  • Click on the “next” option.

And you have redeemed your product key for McAfee antivirus.

After redeeming your product key you need to download and install McAfee antivirus software. 

Download the McAfee antivirus-

Downloading & installing process for both Android & MacOS is similar. Only there are a few steps more for McAfee antivirus installation in Mac OS. The steps mentioned below are for MacOS & if you exclude the Mac specific steps, you could be able to install in android as well. 

  • After the step 6 of above the interface will open to create a password.
  • Create a new McAfee antivirus password having both upper and lower case letters, numbers & special characters.
  • Click on the “next” option.
  • Choose the mac products option carefully from the home page.
  • Click the download button to download McAfee antivirus on your gadget.
  • Tick mark all the check-box to agree on the terms & conditions.
  • The serial number would appear, select it & copy or write it down. 
  • Complete the download process.
  • Furthermore, double click the mcaee.dmg file. 
  • Then, Press the install key, agree to all the terms & conditions by clicking all the checkboxes.Then, press the open key & write your login password. 
  • Enter the serial number you have copied or write it down>> Click the next button >> wait for the completion of the installation process. 
  • Meanwhile, check your system extension block message.
  • If McAfee is blocked, click the lock button & enter the login password. 
  • Select the network of your preference – home or public. 

Complete the installation process. 

After completion of installation, your McAfee antivirus is ready to provide its services. Protect your devices from different kinds of viruses.