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Installing Cox Security Software Powered by McAfee® on an Additional Computer
Last Updated: Tue, 07 Apr 2015 > Related Articles
Learn how to install Cox Security Software on additional computers in your home.
In a web browser, go to www.cox.com/css.
Note: If you do not remember your password, click the Forgot User ID / Password? link.
Click Manage under the Cox Security Software package you would like to install.
For Cox Security Suite Plus
For McAfee Family Protection
If you see a Activate Now button instead of Manage, you have not previously installed this software or have deactivated your installation. See Activating Cox Security Suite Plus or Activating McAfee Family Protection for assistance with activation.
If you followed the steps above, but only see information about Cox Security Suite without the Activate or Manage buttons, then you are not logged in with your primary Account Holder User ID. The following error message may also display.
To download, log in with the primary Account Holder User ID. For more explanation on the differences between primary Account Holder and Secondary User IDs on Cox.com, see Understanding Digital Identities and Account Types.
For additional help, refer to Troubleshooting Cox Security Software.
Based on the Cox Security Software package you chose, select one of the following options.
- For Cox Security Suite Plus, click Manage Cox Security Suite Plus.
- For McAfee Family Protection, click Manage McAfee Family Protection.
Downloading the Selected Software Package
At this point, you are redirected to the McAfee website to download the selected software package to your computer. Select your platform and package below to see the installation instructions.
Your license allows you to install Cox Security Software on up to five computers and McAfee Family Protection on up to three computers.
|Cox Security Suite Plus||Windows XP/Vista/7||Mac OS X|
|McAfee Family Protection||Windows XP/Vista/7||Mac OS X|