transfer Subscription of antivirus

McAfee antivirus subscription is valid for single Device only. You cannot use the McAfee antivirus services on two different devices simultaneously. To use McAfee antivirus on two different devices you need to buy two different McAfee subscriptions. 

Therefore, To transfer your McAfee antivirus subscription to another device you need to first deactivate your McAfee antivirus subscription from your old Device. After that you need to download, install and reactivate your McAfee antivirus subscription to the new device.

Deactivate your McAfee antivirus subscription from old Device-

  • Firstly, navigate to McAfee official website- http://home.mcafee.com
  • Now click on the “my account” option.
  • Interface will appear whether you want to log in or sign up.
  • Click on the login option.
  • Provide your registered email address in each field and type your McAfee antivirus password in the password field.
  • Now click on the login option. 
  • Open the settings of McAfee antivirus account & click on the “my account” option. 
  • Now click on my device option and select your device name.
  • Click on the deactivate option.

The McAfee antivirus subscription has been deactivated from your old device.

Now you need to download, install the McAfee on your new device and then reactivate your subscription.

To do so, follow the below-mentioned steps-

Follow the Below given stepwise instruction to activate your McAfee antivirus. You can install antivirus while reading the instructions. It is pretty easy to install. ( Condition applied – if you follow the instructions properly).

  • Visit their official website – www.mcafee.com. 
  • Select the country you are living in currently.
  • click on the “download” option. Wait till the McAfee antivirus is downloading.
  • Then, open the downloaded McAfee antivirus.
  • They will ask if you already have a McAfee account or if you need to get a new one. So click on the login option as you already have a McAfee antivirus account. 
  • Now provide your registered email address in the email field and fill in your current password in the password field. 
  • Click on the login option.
  • Navigate to “my accounts”.
  • Click on the subscription option and select your new device name.
  • Now click on the “activate” option to activate your McAfee antivirus subscription in your new device.

The download, installation and reactivation of your McAfee antivirus subscription in your new device is completed.

Your McAfee antivirus is activated.

To be sure, logout your account and again login to your McAfee antivirus subscription on your new device. 

Click on the “my account” option and check for any updates. 

If an update is available, click on the download update option and let the McAfee antivirus update.