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Installing McAfee Family Protection® for Mac
Last Updated: Mon, 21 Sep 2015 > Related Articles
Learn how to install McAfee Family Protection® for Mac.
As a Cox High Speed Internet customer, Cox Security Suite Plus powered by McAfee® is licensed for installation on up to five devices, and McAfee Family Protection® on up to three computers.
Note: As of September 22, 2015, McAfee Family Protection is no longer available to download for new users. Existing users can continue using this software.
Using Cox Security Software
After installation, you can find all the useful features of your McAfee software right on your desktop with McAfee Security Center. If you are using Windows, see Installing McAfee Family Protection® for Windows.
On the Family Protection tab, click Download next to McAfee Family Protection.
Clicking the Download button creates an error if you have previously installed this software. See the Additional Support in this article for more information.
Review the License Agreement, then click I Agree.
Click Start Download.
Double-click Install McAfee Family Protection.
Result: A warning message displays.
Result: The McAfee Family Protection Installer displays.
Review the Software License Agreement, then click Continue.
If prompted, enter your Mac admin Name and Password, then click OK.
Click Continue Installation.
Once the installation is complete, click Restart.
After your Mac restarts, the Activation window displays. Enter the Cox Primary Account Holder's Email Address and Password to activate McAfee Family Protection.
Click the close this window link. McAfee Family Protection is now installed on your Mac.
Now that you have installed McAfee Family Protection, you are ready to start taking advantage of all of its features.
If you require additional support, click the button below.