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How to Install McAfee Antivirus Plus 2012

It includes comprehensive coverage of antivirus, anti-spyware malware, antimalware, web & email, and anti-virus programs. Aside from these built-in attributes, the 2012 version is designed to improve your PC’s performance and speed with utilities such as Quick Cleaner and Shredder. Thus if you’re installing McAfee Antivirus Plus 2012, you can rest assured that your system will stay protected from harmful viruses, spyware, rootkits, Trojans, and other malware, phishing & spam emails, compromised webpages, malicious pop-ups, and other web-based contents.

It is possible to install McAfee Antivirus Plus 2012 in two ways. Either you can download it from the McAfee site or purchase an installation disc from a retail store. We’ll explain the process for online download and setup. However, we advise you to follow them correctly to avoid facing through the McAfee antivirus setup process. Prior to starting with the setup, uninstall any current antivirus software. If you don’t uninstall the antivirus program, McAfee Antivirus Plus 2012 will automatically remove it during the setup process.

Thus it is wise that you first uninstall any previous security applications from your computer and then visit McAfee 2012’s installation. Open your internet browser and see the McAfee site. Navigate to the Products segment under For Home menu. Find McAfee Antivirus Plus 2012 and click on the Buy Now button. Fill in and pick the desired information and hit the Checkout button. Follow the rest of the onscreen instructions and hit the Get Started Now or Download button.

When prompted to save the document, hit the Save File button. Select a place in your computer for the downloaded to store in. When completed, close the browser window and return to the saved file’s location. Open the McAfee setup.exe file and begin with the installation. If instead of the display you see activate your account, do the needful by entering the desired information in the applicable fields. Accept license terms and arrangements, customize your software, and then complete the installation.

The program may check for the newest updates and run virus scanning during the setup process, taking more time to finish. If you would like to skip these steps, skip them and finish the installation. You will notice a new McAfee Security Center shortcut icon on your Desktop or in your system tray. If there isn’t any shortcut on the desktop and you need one, click on the Start menu and go to All Programs. Find McAfee app, right-click it and choose to create a shortcut.

Afterward, open the McAfee program, update it with the newest updates, and run a virus scan. Afterward, prompt the application to delete the infected files which were brought during the scan. If you prefer your McAfee Antivirus Plus 2012 to stay updated with no participation, set it to automatically download and install the latest updates. From time to time, the choice to download McAfee Antivirus Plus 2012 doesn’t appear. You’re rather asked to register for the solution and fill in details like name, email address, etc.. In that event, as soon as you’ve completed doing the needful on the McAfee site, check your email inbox for the download link. Click on the download link and begin following the onscreen instructions to install the program.