How to turn on Auto-renewal

Auto-renewing your McAfee subscription is the simplest way to ensure you enjoy uninterrupted protection from malware, viruses, identity theft and more. Thankfully, auto-renewal is easy.

  1. Log in to your account
  2. Click on the “Auto-Renewal Settings” tab under the MyAccount dropdown menu
  3. Under “Subscription”, click “On” under the “Uninterrupted Protection” column
  4. Confirm “Agree & Opt-in” on the popup
  5. Enjoy uninterrupted McAfee protection.

Auto-renewal can be turned off at any time. To turn off auto-renewal, follow the same steps outlined and click “Off”.

Security downloads

Everyone’s needs are different. These plug-ins can enhance your existing McAfee security suite based on your lifestyle.

Manage passwords

True key is a free app that stores, auto-fills, and generates strong passwords across your logins and devices.

Secure your online connections

Safe Connect gives some customers access to a Virtual Private Network (VPN) as part of McAfee’s comprehensive security suite. With it, you can hide your identity and maintain your privacy over unsecured connections, like public Wi-Fi. Visit My Account to confirm you can access the Safe Connect VPN and then download it, if eligible.

Safer internet browsing

Web Advisor helps you avoid dangerous websites and phishing scams as you browse online. This free browser plug-in uses a simple system of color-coded links on search results & social media pages and steers you back to safety if you misclick. It even alerts you to suspicious downloads as well.

McAfee Virus Protection Pledge

Our goal is to keep you safer. But if, for some reason, you do get a virus, and you’re an eligible auto-renewal subscriber you still don’t have to worry.* This pledge 100% guarantees you'll get your money back if we can't get rid of a virus on your McAfee-protected devices.

Need more device protection?

McAfee products are designed and built to work together. Ensure your digital life is secure by protecting your and your family’s devices. McAfee protects all of your devices from the device to the cloud in order to keep your digital life secure.

*Important Terms and Offer Details:

Free Benefits With Auto-Renewal: For many qualifying product subscriptions McAfee offers additional benefits for free when you are enrolled in auto-renewal. You can check your eligibility for these benefits in your My Account page. Not all benefits are offered in all locations or for all product subscriptions. System Requirements apply. Turning off auto-renewal terminates your eligibility for these additional benefits.

Virus Protection Pledge (VPP): To be eligible for VPP you must be actively enrolled in our auto-renewal service with a qualifying product installed. If we cannot remove a virus from your supported device we’ll refund you the amount you paid for your current term subscription. The refund does not apply to any damage or loss caused by a virus. You are responsible for backing up your data to prevent data loss. See terms here: mcafee.com/pledge.

Safe Connect VPN: You will receive free, unlimited access to our VPN wireless on supported devices.

Identity Theft Protection Essentials: Not available in all locations or with all product subscriptions. See additional terms specific to IDTP offerings below. The free subscription will be granted to the registered McAfee account holder.

Additional Terms Specific to Identity Theft Protection:

Identity Theft Insurance: Available for McAfee Identity Theft Protection Standard, Plus and Premium only. Insurance is underwritten and administered by American Bankers Insurance Company of Florida, an Assurant company under group or blanket policy(ies). The description herein is a summary and intended for informational purposes only and does not include all terms, conditions and exclusions of the policies described. Please refer to the actual policies for terms, conditions, and exclusions of coverage. Coverage may not be available in all jurisdictions. Review the Summary of Benefits.

Financial Monitoring: Financial monitoring features are limited to applications and accounts at our partner financial institutions.

Fair Credit Reporting Act: You have numerous rights under the FCRA, including the right to dispute inaccurate information in your credit report(s). Consumer reporting agencies are required to investigate and respond to your dispute, but are not obligated to change or remove accurate information that is reported in compliance with applicable law. While this plan can provide you assistance in filing a dispute, the FCRA allows you to file a dispute for free with a consumer reporting agency without the assistance of a third party.

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