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 (for example mcafee.com/activate).
Select your country and language. ...
When prompted, check that your Email Address is correct.
How do I activate McAfee?
When activation is complete, use the Verify Subscription feature to sync your installed McAfee software with your new account:
Right-click the McAfee icon in the tool tray next to the clock and click Verify Subscription.
Wait for the process to complete, then open your McAfee software and click Your Subscription.
How do I create a McAfee account?
Step 1: On the primary device where you want to start the process
Go to home.mcafee.com.
Click My Account.
Click Sign In. If you already have a McAfee account: Type the email address for your McAfee account. Type the password for your McAfee account. Click Log in. If you do not have a McAfee account: Click Register Now.
How do I renew my McAfee product key?
Log in to your McAfee account.
At the top of your My Account page, select My Account, and then click Subscriptions.
Click All expired to see your expired subscriptions. Or click View active to see your subscriptions that have not yet expired.
Look for the subscription you want to renew and click Renew.
What does Mcafee Total Protection include?
McAfee Total Protection, from Intel Security, provides complete award-winning security for your PC. Ideal for families with a Windows PC in need of one solution providing virus protection, parental controls, a spam filter, and the ability to secure sensitive files stored on the hard drive.