McAfee activate is one of the firms that have been providing the online security solutions to its users against all the online threats that might cause harm to their device and data in several ways. The company has developed its various products for allowing its users to get connected to the outer world over the internet, safely and securely. McAfee Internet Security is the security solution that has been packed with various sophisticated features. Some of the popular features of McAfee Internet Security are as follows:
- Spam filters
- Password Manager
- Multi-factor Authentications
- Firewall Protection
- On-Access scanning
- Real-time Scanning
What is McAfee MIS Retail Card
McAfee facilitates its users by allowing them to download the McAfee products by using the two modes i.e. online mode as well as the offline mode. When the users wish to go for the offline mode, they make a visit to the nearby retail shops and purchase the McAfee MIS product. This McAfee MIS offline package consists of a CD that contains the McAfee Internet Security Setup that needs to be inserted to the CD/ DVD drive of the system on which the user wants to install the setup. Apart from this CD pack, the MIS Offline pack has been attached with the McAfee MIS Retail Card attached at the back of it. This McAfee MIS Retail card contains the following details:
- McAfee Activation License Keycode
- McAfee Activation link (like mcafee.com/activate) as per the version of the product
The users can also download the McAfee Internet Security set up by using the Retail card over the internet connection, instead of inserting the CD into the CD/ DVD drives. When the users download the setup using the Retail cards then, the downloaded setup is updated one.
Before initializing the process of activating the McAfee Internet Security, there are some pre-requisites listed below that need to be ensured by the users:
- Keep the operating system installed on the devices to be updated.
- Clean the junk files from the temporary files and folders of the system
- Uninstall all the conflicting programs that might cause an error during the installation or activation process.
- Always ensure that the McAfee Internet Security Setup is compatible with the users’ system.
How to activate the McAfee Internet Security Setup using the Retail Cards?
Activation plays a significant role as the users are unable to utilize the services included within the McAfee Internet Security. Thus, to activate the McAfee Internet Security Setup, the users require the McAfee activation license key code that is made available to its users in either of the two forms listed below:
- In the order confirmation emails of the McAfee Internet Security Setup
- In the McAfee Retail Card attached at the back of McAfee Internet Security offline pack
Now, by following the steps detailed below, the users can easily activate the McAfee Internet Security Setup on their device:
- Firstly, the users need to redeem the McAfee MIS Retail Card.
- To do so, open the web browser and type the activation link as specified on the McAfee MIS Retail Card in the URL bar.
- Now, the users will be directed to the activation page. Here, the users need to manually select the “Country” and then, select the “Language” as specified on the McAfee MIS Retail Card.
- After this, click the “Continue” button.
- Now, on the next page, type the McAfee activation license keycode and the email address of the McAfee account in the space provided to the users.
- And then, select the “Submit” button.
- Ensure that the entered details are correct when prompted. Else, the users may correct the details that have been entered incorrectly by clicking the “Edit” option.
- At last, click the “Verify” button.
- Now, the instructions set will be displayed on the screen that needs to be followed by the users for further preceding the activation process.
If you face any of the error or issue while performing the aforementioned steps then, you may contact the McAfee Activate Customer Support on the McAfee toll-free number. We also provide help and support for Activation and Installation of all type of PC software. Kindly contact us more about that product help and support online.