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McAfee AntiVirus System Requirements

Category System Requirements
Operating system
  • Windows XP: 32-bit only (Service Pack 3)
  • Windows Vista: 32-bit and 64-bit (Service Pack 1)
  • Windows 7: 32-bit and 64-bit
  • Windows 8: 32-bit and 64-bit
Processor 1 gigahertz
Memory (RAM)
  • Windows XP: 512 megabytes (MB)
  • Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows Vista: 1 gigabyte
Free hard drive space 500 MB
Video resolution 800 X 600 pixels or higher
Browser
  • Internet Explorer 7 or later
  • Firefox 3.5 or later
  • Google Chrome

An Internet connection is required, and a high-speed connection is recommended.

The version of McAfee AntiVirus offered through Bright House Networks has a built-in uninstaller for CA Internet Security Suite. If you currently have Internet Security Suite installed, it is uninstalled as part of the McAfee AntiVirus installation process. If you currently have other security software, you should uninstall it just prior to installing McAfee AntiVirus.

To download McAfee AntiVirus

  1. Go to https://webmaildata.rr.com/mcafee/register/.
  2. Enter your Bright House Email Address and its password in the provided fields and click Continue.
    • This must be your username@[div].rr.com email address from your Bright House email account.
  3. If you previously registered your McAfee account through Bright House Networks, skip to Step 6.
  4. On the Create Your McAfee Account page, enter the required information to create a McAfee Online account:
    • First Name (should pre-fill)
    • Last Name (should pre-fill)
    • Email Address (should pre-fill from your Bright House Email Address)
    • Password (requires re-entry to confirm)
  5. Click Download Now.
  6. The Add a device window opens. Follow the on-screen instructions to download and install the desired product.
    • For technical support for McAfee AntiVirus, visit the McAfee website.

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