McAfee is the antivirus which protects your computer system from all kind of viruses, malware, spyware, Trozans, and online threat. This antivirus gives total and complete protection to your data and devices. This antivirus has the latest feature of camera trap and anti theft website against theft for the protection of your device. This antivirus scans the whole data of your PC and gives protection when you are away from your computer. It has a firewall feature which act as a wall between your devices and the dangerous websites. It is the most trusted brand for the protection of your computer. It is very easy to install via www.mcafee.com/activate. If you are unable to continue the installation process and face the error x5485.
Solutions to fix the McAfee Error code x5485:
Solution 1: Run the McPreinstall Tool:
If you are facing this error then run the McPreInstall tool. This will help you to delete the Temp Files from your computer. For this, first download the McPreInstall tool. After the download, locate the file. It is there in the download folder. Then right click on the Pre-install Tool.exe. Select open to start the setup. After this you will see the UAC prompt and click on YES. Now on the Window, click on Start. The tool will scan your computer system. When the scanning completes you will see the green banner which signifies “Ready for Installation”. Now install the McAfee and check whether the error still persists or not. mcafee.com/activate
Solution 2: Use Removal Tool:
For this go to the web browser, and download Removal Tool. When the download completes, locate the file from the download folder and run it by double tapping. Now click on Restart, when the prompt is displayed on your computer system. After this re-download the McAfee tool and install it and check whether the error is fixed or not. mcafee.com/retailcard
Solution 3: Resolve DNS issue:
DNS is the Domain Name System; if it is slow you will be unable to install McAfee. For this you have to change the DNS settings. First click on the Cortana and in the search box type cp. Now to open Control Panel, hit on Enter. Then on the Window, select Network and Internet. After this, click on Network and Sharing Centre to view adapter setting. Click on Change Adapter Setting which is located at the left hand side of the window. After this, list of Network comes, double click on the active one to open its status. Select the Properties from the bottom left corner of the WI-FI status. After this click on the Internet Protocol Version 4 and select Properties. Now check the radio button “Use the following DNS server addresses”. Then write the Preferred and Alternate DNS server:
Google Public DNS addresses: 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52
OpenDNS addresses: 184.108.40.206 and 220.127.116.11
If you have done, click on OK button, to save the changes. Install the McAfee antivirus. And check the error is fixed or not.
If the error is still there, then contact to the customer care of McAfee via mcafee.com/activate.