How To Scan Iphone With Mcafee


McAfee provides all-in-one protection for all your devices. It ensures secure VPN, safe browsing, and so on. But there is no specific option to scan for viruses on iPhone using McAfee. If you prefer to know in detail about the McAfee Security software, continue to read the following sections.

Download the application from the App Store

  • On your iPhone, open App Store and search for McAfee Mobile Security.
  • When you find the correct application, tap the Get button.
  • In a few seconds, the application will be downloaded on your iPhone.

Sign up with your account

  • Open the McAfee Security software on your iPhone and create a new McAfee account. If you already have a McAfee account, sign in to your existing account with the correct credentials.
  • Only when you sign up or sign in to your McAfee account, you can access all the features of McAfee Security software.
  • When the McAfee Security would like to send you notification dialog box pops up, click Allow.
  • On the next screen, tap Sign up.
  • Provide your email address in the Email address field and click Next.
  • In the Password field, enter your McAfee account’s password.

Enable the security features to keep your data safe

  • Open McAfee and tap the Turn on Find Device option. Then tap Turn it on. If you lose your device, it will help you find your device without much effort.
  • When it asks you whether to give permission to McAfee to access your location, choose the Always Allow option.

Contacts backup

  • On the McAfee Security application’s home screen, tap Contacts backup to make a secure backup of your contact details.
  • Now, tap on the Back them up now option followed by OK.
  • When the McAfee Security would like to access your Contacts pop-up screen appears, click OK.
  • The backup process will start and will be completed within a few seconds.
  • Tap the slider next to the Auto-backup contacts option.

Media Vault

  • You can make use of Media Vault to keep your private content safe. If you want to do that, tap on Media Vault and tap Set it up.
  • Create a 6-digit pin according to your preference.
  • From now onwards, your media vault can be protected with the pin code.

Check your account status

  • If you would like to check the status of your McAfee account, tap Settings.
  • On the Settings screen, you can check whether your account is active or not.

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