How to redeem your McAfee software retail card and activate your subscription
Follow these steps to redeem a McAfee software product card that you purchased in a store.
After you redeem the card, you can download and install your McAfee software and activate your subscription.
- Open a web browser and go to the link shown on your retail card i.e. www.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.
- 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:
- Click Edit to return to the previous screen.
- 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.