McAfee antivirus is always one of the most recommended antivirus programs because it provides every tool that is necessary to fight against malware threats and protects the network from hackers and other types of internet threats. McAfee is best known for its secure browsing feature. McAfee ensures that you are not accessing any URL that seems malicious. This security software program is like a guard for your network. The regular updates of McAfee antivirus add the protection to keep your device safe. McAfee antivirus has a minimum 1-year subscription plan where it protects full protection for your PC. If you want to expand the protection then you have to renew your McAfee plan. The good thing is that many McAfee antivirus plans have an auto-renewal feature that means your McAfee antivirus will automatically get renewed a month before expiry and payment will be made from your credit card. But if you want your McAfee plan to get renewed automatically then you can cancel McAfee auto-renewal feature easily. But then you have to renew your plan manually.
How to cancel McAfee automatic renewal?
McAfee always recommends to keep your auto-renewal mode on so your device doesn’t have to work without protection. But if you want to cancel McAfee subscription then follow the steps given below:
- Open the PC and search for McAfee antivirus
- Go to McAfee homepage
- Click on My Account
- Hit the Sign In button and type your email address
- Type your Password
- Click to log-in button
- Now navigate to My Account
- Click on Auto-renewal settings
- Check for uninterrupted protection
Review whether your auto-renewal plan has been turned on. If you are using multiple McAfee antivirus subscription plans then you check the subscription status for every product and then toggle McAfee product from On to Off. Now again review all the plans to make sure that your auto-renewal mode is turned off. Once you turn off the plan then your plan will not get renewed automatically. Instead, McAfee will start sending you expiry warning messages and pop-ups a month before McAfee expiration date. You can also upgrade your McAfee plan. If you want to upgrade the plan then search for McAfee antivirus and go to McAfee page. Now click on My Account and enter your McAfee credentials. Log in to the McAfee account. Now you will get a list of McAfee plans. Click on the plan you want to install. You will be redirected to the McAfee billing page. Now you have to enter your details and your payment details. Click on the buy now button. The payment process will take some time and make sure you are making payment under a secure internet connection. After the payment process, you will get a confirmation page on the screen. Now go to your email account (you have provided while purchasing McAfee antivirus) and open the email you have received from McAfee. You will receive a receipt, URL, and McAfee key. Click on the given URL and McAfee will start installing in your device. The setup will remove the existing McAfee plan from the device and then start the installation process.
If you want to renew your existing plan then open your McAfee dashboard and navigate to My Info. You will get your subscription date, expiration date, and a renew button. Click on the renew button and you will be redirected to McAfee page. Now you have to fill in your billing details and click on the renew button. Your plan will get renewed. Now again open McAfee dashboard and check whether your McAfee plan gets renewed or not. Many people wait until the plan gets expired as they think their remaining days will get lapsed. But don’t worry if you are renewing your McAfee antivirus product 50 days before expiry then the remaining 50 days will be added on your new subscription plan.
In case, your McAfee antivirus gets auto-renewed but you don’t want to use McAfee then you can also ask for a refund. You can contact McAfee to cancel subscription plan and get a refund. But you can only ask for a refund within 30 days of renewal.
Norton antivirus is known as people’s antivirus as it is the most preferable security program around the globe. Norton upgrades its plans according to the requirement. As the threats are becoming more and more dangerous, Norton antivirus is adding new features and tools which ensure that your device is protected from all new threats. Once you install Norton antivirus on your computer; you can exchange data, do online transactions, surf the internet, and perform all other tasks safely. Norton antivirus provides regular updates so your device can deal with all kinds of threats. Norton also ensures that your device is always protected by providing auto-renewal subscription.
Norton auto-renewal subscription renews your Norton antivirus a month before the expiration date. All the payment will be done from your credit card automatically. But if you don’t want to auto-renew your Norton antivirus then you can cancel Norton subscription. This will disable the auto-renewal plan but then you have to renew your Norton antivirus manually.
How to cancel Norton antivirus subscription?
Make sure your Norton antivirus plan has an auto-renewal mode as there are many Norton plans that don’t have an auto-renewal mode. Check your plan and then follow the given steps to cancel Norton antivirus auto-renewal mode:
- Open your PC and search for Norton antivirus on the web browser
- Click on Norton antivirus website
- Norton homepage will appear on the screen
- Now go to My Norton on the upper right-hand side
- Enter your Norton email address
- Enter the password
- Hit the login button
- You will be redirected to your Norton profile
- Click on My account tab
- My subscription page will appear on the screen
- Navigate to auto-renewal tab
- Toggle the button to off
- Click on confirm button
You can only disable your auto-renewal mode when you have a few days left for auto-renewal. In case your plan is renewed then you have to ask for a refund. You can ask for a Norton refund within 60 days only.
How to cancel a Norton Subscription?
If you cancel your Norton subscription then your device will be under Norton protection until your Norton plan expires. Once your Norton antivirus subscription expires then you have to renew your plan manually. Follow the given steps to cancel Norton subscription and get refund:
- Open your PC and click on the Norton dashboard
- Go to my account
- My subscription tab will appear on the screen
- You will get an auto-renewal button along with a date
- Toggle the auto-renewal button to disable
- Click on confirm button
In case, your plan gets auto-renewed and you want a refund then you have to contact the Norton support team. Fill the refund form and then the Norton team will proceed with the refund accordingly.
If you are disabling your Norton antivirus because you are not using that device anymore or you want to transfer the subscription to another device then you don’t have to worry about it. You can easily transfer your Norton plan with your Norton account. You don’t have to cancel Norton subscription plans. You can follow the given steps for transferring your Norton subscription to another device:
- Open your PC and search for Norton antivirus
- Visit Norton antivirus website
- Norton homepage will appear on your desktop
- Log in to your Norton account with your email address and password
Navigate to device security. Now you will get the names of the devices that have the Norton subscription. All the devices that are currently active will appear in red or green color. Follow the steps for transferring your Norton subscription:
- Open Norton account on the new device and click on the ellipse ion
- Norton’s menu bar will appear on the desktop
- Navigate to Manage license
- Now hit the Remove Norton button
- Tap the Next button
- Click on Yes button
- Click the Install on New Device button
- Tap the install now button
In case you want to install Norton antivirus on another device then you have to click on the Send Link button. But make sure your new device is compatible with the plan. You can’t use your Windows plan on a Mac device (except multi-license plan). If your device is compatible with the Norton plan then enter the email address and click on the send link button. Now open the email account on the device you want to install Norton. Click the link to run and follow all the given onscreen commands for completing the installation process.