My McAfee Account Is Locked How To Get Back In ?

McAfee is recommended as one of the leading antivirus suite providing utmost protection to the computers against nefarious threats. Hence, to secure the computer McAfee Antivirus needs to get installed into it. A user face issues with McAfee account be it mobile or computer security account.

Read below the different ways to unlock Mobile Security Account:

If you try to log in to McAfee Mobile Security multiple times with an incorrect PIN, you will see this error:

You used the wrong PIN too many times and your account is locked.
Try again after xx minutes.

Use one of these four options to unlock your device:

Option 1: Unlock with Fingerprint Unlock. NOTE: This feature is available only in McAfee Mobile Security 4.9 or later.

  • Below the Forgot your PIN? Option, tap: Unlock your device with a fingerprint. 
  • Place your registered finger where shown. Your device will unlock.

Option 2: Unlock with help from your Buddies:

  • Tap Forgot your PIN?
  • Tap Send it to my buddies.
  • Get the temporary PIN from one of your registered buddies.
  • Type the PIN to unlock your device.

Option 3: Unlock using your Security Questions:

  • Tap Forgot your PIN?
  • Tap Answer Security Question.
  • Type your answers.
  • Tap Submit. 
  • Create a new PIN when prompted.

Option 4: Unlock from the McAfee website:

  • Reset your PIN using one of the three methods described in TS101237.
  • Log in to
  • You can use either your McAfee account details or your mobile number to log in.
  • Select your McAfee Mobile Security account.
  • On the Lock page: Tap Unlock. An unlock command is sent to the device.

Read below the steps to unlock Computer Security Account:

  • At the bottom of any page on the McAfee website, tap on Get Support. 
  • Inside the Customer Service section, tap on Go to Customer Service. 
  • Tap on Chat and Email or Telephone Customer Service, and follow the on-screen

If the aforementioned steps do not work and still the user encounter any technical issue, then he can take McAfee Support. The McAfee Support offered by us is widely demanded amongst the clients for their quality and reliability. Additionally, a team of skilled professionals, render McAfee Support due to which we are well-known amongst the clients. Now do not hesitate if you encounter McAfee Support just call us immediately. You can connect us through phone or chat support.

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