McAfee Multi-Access User Setup
McAfee Multi-Access User Setup
McAfee Multi-Access User Setup

McAfee Multi-Access – Setup for Smartphones and Tablets

This step-by-step guide will show you how to get your end user licenses assigned to your smartphone and tablet.


Setting up McAfee Multi-Access on your iPhone or iPad

Step 1

  • To download McAfee security onto your iPhone in your My McAfee account, click the ‘+’ symbol on the ‘Add a device’ screen. Then choose either the smartphone or tablet icon.
  • When you’re asked to choose a product, select the Apple icon and the ‘Essential security’ option. Press ‘Next’.

Step 2

  • You can choose to send the link to the device by email or text.
  • To send by text, enter the Country and Phone number and press Send Text. To use email, enter the Country, Phone number and email address and then press Send Email.

Step 3

  • You’ll get the download link and activation code in a text or email. Make a note of the activation code and click the download link.

Step 4

  • Accept the terms and conditions and click ‘Download’. You’ll be transferred to the Apple App Store. Press ‘Get’ to download the application.

Step 5

  • Open up the application on your device. Click ‘Got an activation code’ and enter your activation code. Accept the terms and conditions and press ‘Continue’. Then just follow the set up process and you’re done.

Step 6

  • Your iPhone or iPad should now appear in your McAfee account. From here you can back up, wipe, locate and sound the alarm on the device.

 Setting up SafeKey on your iPhone or iPad

Step 1

  • To download McAfee SafeKey onto your iPhone or iPad, go into your My McAfee account and click the ‘+’ symbol. Choose either the smartphone or tablet icon. Click ‘Send Link’.

Step 2

  • Select the Apple icon and then choose ‘Additional protection’, then click ‘Next’.

Step 3

  • Next, you’ll need to enter the device owner’s email address where you want to download the software. Then press ‘Send email’.
  • Open the email on the device where you want to download. Click on the link to download from the app store

Step 4

  • You’ll be taken to the Apple App Store. Select the app and click ‘GET’. Once you’ve downloaded the app, open it.

Step 5

  • If this is your first download of SafeKey, you’ll need to create a new account. You’ll need the activation code from your email to set it up. If you already have an account, use the same login details. And that’s it. You’ve successfully installed McAfee SafeKey.

Setting up McAfee Multi-Access on your Android smartphone or tablet

Step 1

  • Download McAfee security onto your smartphone or tablet. In the ‘Add a device’ screen, select the smartphone or tablet icon and click ‘Send Link’.

Step 2

  • When you’re asked to choose a product, select the Android icon and then the ‘Essential security’ option. Press Next

Step 3

  • You can chose to send the Link to the device by email or text. To send by text, enter the Country and Phone number and press ‘Send Text’.
  • To use email, enter the Country, Phone number and email address and then press ‘Send Email’.

Step 4

  • Open the email or text on the device you want to protect. Make a note of the activation code and click the download link.
  • Accept the terms and conditions and click ‘Download’. You’ll be transferred to the Google Play Store. Press ‘Install and Accept’ to download.

Step 5

  • Open up the McAfee application on your device and enter your activation code. And that’s it. You’ve successfully installed McAfee Multi Access for Android.
  • Your device should now appear in your my McAfee account. From here you can back up, wipe, locate, sound the alarm, change your PIN and even view the backed up data on your device

 Setting up McAfee Multi Access on your Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 edge

Step 1

  • Follow the previous 4 steps. When you open up the McAfee application you’ll see the McAfee Security search features. To activate the full McAfee Multi Access, click ‘Activate now’ on the Backup or ‘Find device’ tab.

Step 2

  • Click ‘Got an activation code’ and enter the activation code that you had in your email or text.
  • Enter your email address and a six digit pin code to complete the setup. Click ‘Next’ to complete the setup.

Setting up SafeKey on your Android smartphone or tablet

Step 1

To download McAfee SafeKey onto your phone or tablet, go into your My McAfee account and click the ‘+’ symbol. Choose either the smartphone or tablet icon. Click ‘Send Link’.

Step 2

  • Select the Android icon,choose ‘Additional protection’. Click ‘Next’.
  • You’ll need to enter the device owner’s email address where you want to download the software. Then press ‘Send Email’. Open the email on the device where you want to download. Click on the link to download from Google Play.

Step 3

  • You’ll be taken to Google Play. Select the app and click ‘INSTALL’. Once you’ve downloaded the app, open it.
  • If this is your first download of SafeKey, you’ll need to create new account. You’ll need the activation code from your email to set it up. If you already have an account, use the same login details. And that’s it. You’ve successfully installed McAfee SafeKey.

 

If you would like to know more about McAfee Multi-Access, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by calling: 0845 606 1000 or email solutions@atlasict.co.uk

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