Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

transferring license to another PC

Hi, together with my new PC I recieved a pre-installed 30 days license. I have already activated this license with the same email address then on my old PC.

The problem is that I don't know my old login name , so now I don't know how to uninstall and transfer the license.

So how can I find my old Mcafee login name on my old PC ?

Thanks for your help !

Best regards,

Werner Van Hooghten


Tags (1)
1 Reply

Re: transferring license to another PC


Sorry for the delayed response. Please follow our article How to recover your My Account email address or password which will help you to reset the password for the email address used for installation/activation.

To remove the McAfee software from the old PC follow the steps from our article -  How to remove McAfee products from a PC running Windows

To install on the new PC follow the steps from our article - How to download and install McAfee consumer products


Community Help Hub

    New to the forums or need help finding your way around the forums? There's a whole hub of community resources to help you.

  • Find Forum FAQs
  • Learn How to Earn Badges
  • Ask for Help
Go to Community Help

Join the Community

    Thousands of customers use the McAfee Community for peer-to-peer and expert product support. Enjoy these benefits with a free membership:

  • Get helpful solutions from McAfee experts.
  • Stay connected to product conversations that matter to you.
  • Participate in product groups led by McAfee employees.
Join the Community
Join the Community