How to Reinstall McAfee ® AntiVirus when you migrate from Windows® XP® to Windows® 7?
STEP 1: After the successful installation of Windows 7 operating system on your old or new PC, download the latest version of McAfee Anti Virus. Or, insert the McAfee AntiVirus CD into CD-ROM.
STEP 2: Start the installation wizard on a Windows 7 computer.
STEP 3: Double click on the setup file.
STEP 4: Click Next to view the setup window.
STEP 5: Change the license expiry type to Perpetual in the Window, if that is the best option.
STEP 6: Select I accept the terms in the license agreement and click OK.
STEP 7: Select the setup type to Typical (it is selected by default).
STEP 8: Click Next.
STEP 9: Choose the protection type as Standard Protection and click on Next.
STEP 10: A window named Ready to install will appear, click on Install (the installation begins; wait for a few minutes).
STEP 11: After completion of the installation a window will appear confirming the same. It will also show some choices. Select Update Now and then Finish.
STEP 12: It will prompt to restart the computer for settings to take place, click OK.
The latest version of McAfee AntiVirus offers several enhanced features like:
• It shields PCs from Viruses, spyware, and includes a firewall to protect you against hacker attacks.
• It is easy to use and constantly informs you about risky websites before you visit.
• McAfee now comes with revolutionary Active Protection technology that protects your PC from malicious threats.
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For migrating from Windows XP -- which is close to 70% of desktops today -- to Windows 7, consumers will require a 'clean' install of the new operating system. Users will need to reinstall their applications including AntiVirus programs like AVG, McAfee, Norton, BitDefender, and others by following these easy steps.
You don’t need to buy AntiVirus software again. If you have purchased a license for the software, follow these steps to download and reinstall the latest version of McAfee AntiVirus program and get additional features for Windows 7 operating system.