Reviews and Problems with McAfee Total Protection 2014
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19 April 2014
Pros: it runs and does a fairly decent job at viruses see cons
Cons: the product implies that it is total protection for your computer although what I incorrectly assumed is that it would protect from everything including malware which it does not. All I had was simple adware on my computer known as quiknowledge and it couldn't even detect it was adware. however m...
Summary: Preferably use a tracking number for postal mail. That way you can give the rebate folks the proof that you had posted and it was delivered. PLEASE REMEMBER TO TAKE A COPY OF EACH DOCUMENT YOU MAIL via post and keep those copies safely till you actually receive your rebate.
Pros: 5 stars to Newegg for the BEST VALUE.......but........
Cons: I was FRUSTRATED with so called McAfee rebate folks. Although each of the rebate customer care were courteous and patient, it was only after constant follow up I got rewarded. It was much better last 2 times I brought it. But this time they never seem to have got the original documentation via po...
Summary: apparently, not effective against the cyberlock viruses that hijack your pc for ransom. no experience with this, but was noted in an independent review of he product. also, sys scan takes forever. loading software and web pages significantly slowed.
Excerpt: This is a pain to install. When I went to upload it to a second computer, (it's good for 3) I got a message stating the product had already been installed. Poor instructions on what should be a seamless process.