How do I get past McAfee mobile security?

How do I get past McAfee mobile security?

Option 1: Recover PIN from your device. NOTE: The options you see vary depending on your MMS version and your Android version….

  1. Go to
  2. Click Find Device.
  3. Select Email address.
  4. Type in: Your registered email address. Your password.
  5. Click Log In.
  6. Click Settings.
  7. Click Change PIN.
  8. Follow the prompts.

Why has my McAfee disappeared?

Your McAfee software is installed, but the McAfee icon is missing from your Windows desktop. If the icon is not there, it might have been deleted by mistake, or might never have been placed on the desktop. …

Where is my phone McAfee?

McAfee Mobile Security allows you to view your phone’s location even if the phone is not with you. If your phone is stolen or misplaced, sign into your account at . Then, click the Locate tab to see where your phone is.

How do I recover my McAfee account?

  1. Go to
  2. Hover your mouse over My Account.
  3. Click My Account.
  4. Under the Log In button: Click Forgot Your Password?
  5. Type your registered email address.
  6. Click Send Email.
  7. Check your inbox for an email with the subject: Reset your McAfee password.
  8. Click the link in this email to reset your password. NOTES:

How do I activate McAfee on my Android?

  1. Open McAfee Mobile Security on your device.
  2. Tap the stacked menu (hamburger) icon in the upper-right corner of the screen, and then tap Enter activation code.
  3. Type the activation code that you received, and wait for activation to complete.
  4. Tap Yes when prompted about trusting the email address registered with McAfee.

How do I know if McAfee is active?

On a Windows PC, make sure that your software is up to date with the following steps:

  1. Right-click on the M-shield icon next to the clock. If the McAfee icon is not visible, click the show more icons button.
  2. Click Check for updates.
  3. Wait for the update to complete. A message lets you know that you are up to date.

Where has my McAfee VPN gone?

Your McAfee security software on Windows such as LiveSafe or Total Protection, includes a VPN (Virtual Private Network) component. But, as Microsoft ended extended support for Windows 7 in January 2020, this Microsoft update is no longer readily available. …

Can McAfee track your history?

McAfee never stores personal information such as customer’s browsing activities. But, we do keep anonymous logs of which sites our customers visit so we can prioritize those sites for retesting. In this program, WebAdvisor sends us anonymous statistics about the performance of the McAfee software.

How do I access my McAfee account?

  1. Go to
  2. Select Login at the top right.
  3. Type your registered email address and password, and then click Log In.
  4. Select Account at the top right, then choose My Profile.
  5. To update your email address, or password click Update in the Account Information field.
  6. Type your new email address or password.

How do I find my McAfee admin password?


  1. From your server, open a browser to localhost:8080.
  2. Click Restore Administrator Access.
  3. Under Database credentials, enter the current user name and password for the database.
  4. Under Administrator credentials, enter the new password for the administrator account.