McAfee, one of the renowned security software companies that work for providing the protection to the users’ data against online threats and virus attacks. The company has availed the Retail cards in the offline package of the McAfee Antivirus Plus, known as the McAfee MAV Retail Card. The McAfee Antivirus Plus has been included with all the features that make the product to qualify as the complete security suite. The product supports all the platforms like iOS, Android, Macs and PCs and thus, the users don’t have to combine different licenses for each platform i.e. everything is covered in one payment.
The features that make the McAfee Antivirus Plus a better product amongst all the McAfee products are as follows:
- File shredder
- Can be installed on unlimited devices
- Fast scanning
- Compatible with Windows XP or Vista
- Behavioral monitoring of unrecognized software
- Automatically block the dangerous websites
What is McAfee MAV Retail Card?
The McAfee products can be purchased by the users in two modes i.e. online mode as well as offline mode. When the users utilize the offline mode for purchasing the McAfee products, they need to visit the retail stores, where McAfee retail cards are available to them inside the McAfee MAV product package. These retail cards allow the users to download the McAfee product over the internet instead of, inserting the CD of the McAfee Product into the CD/DVD drive. Downloading the antivirus product in such a manner ensures its version to be the latest one.
There are some pre-requisites that the users should ensure before activating the Retail Cards. They are as follows:
- The operating system should have all the latest updates to be successfully installed on the device.
- The temporary folders of the system should be free from junk files.
- The user should have valid subscription available of your McAfee product.
- There should be no conflicting program installed on the system.
- The system is compatible with the McAfee antivirus software.
How to activate the McAfee MAV Retail Card?
By following the below mentioned steps, the users can easily activate the McAfee Antivirus Retail Card. The steps are as follows:-
- A link like mcafee.com/activate as per the version of the product, is given on every retail card; open this link on any web browser.
- Now, the users need to select the country manually or the registration page will automatically select the region. And then select the language.
- After confirming the region to be correct, click “Continue”.
- Enter the 25- character McAfee MAV activation code and the email address in the space provided to you.
- And then select “Submit”.
- Before continuing the process, ensure that the email address entered should be correct. If the email address is not correct, click “Edit” option to edit it.
- Now, click “Verify” for completing the activation process.
Now, the users can follow the on screen instruction set for creating the McAfee account and then utilizing the account for the installation of the McAfee MAV software.