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Manually Updating McAfee

Summary
This document details how to run the McAfee updater. Note that McAfee will update periodically on its own when connected to the internet.

Steps
1. Locate the VirusScan shield icon
2. Right-click on the VirusScan shield and select Update Now
3. Complete the Update

1. Locate the VirusScan shield icon
This icon is the blue shield with a red V located in a system tray in the bottom right side of the screen.
Windows system tray

2. Right-click on the VirusScan shield and select Update Now
Right-click options for McAfee

3. Complete the Update
Wait for the update to complete and click Close. McAfee has now been updated. For most updates you do not need to restart your computer for the update to be applied.
McAfee autoupdate window

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