Environment

Optimum Online Internet protection, powered by McAfee

  • Microsoft Windows 8, 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.7 (and higher)
  • Google Android Smartphones and Tablets

System requirements for Internet protection:

  • Windows 8 and 8.1 , 2 GB RAM, IE 10 (and higher)
  • Windows 7, SP 1 optional, 2 GB RAM, IE 8 (and higher)
  • Windows Vista, SP 1 and 2, 2 GB RAM, IE 7 (and higher)

Overview

The following guide is intended to help Optimum Online customers with installing and downloading Internet security powered by www.mcafee.com/activate.

Option

  • Open an Internet browser and visit:

mcafee-retailcard.com/mcafee-mtp-retailcard/

  • Click Sign In to get.
  • Type your Optimum ID and password then click Sign into Optimum.net.

If you don’t have an Optimum ID and password, then call the Optimum Support centre (866-200-7092).

  • Click Handle Devices.
  • Click the plus(+) 
  • Choose the operating system or the device you are presently using from the pop up menu and then click on Download.
  • Choose the security product which you would like to install in the list.
  • Read the End User License Agreement (EULA) and also check the box with I have read and take the McAfee License Agreement to accept the terms and proceed into the download and setup.
  • If a sequential number shows, take note of this, because you could be prompted to input this after.
  • Follow the onscreen directions to set up and configure your McAfee software.