How to unblock the Websites blocked by McAfee Firewall feature?

Now-a-days, a number of websites have been created by various companies for advertising their company products to its users. But, some malicious users had made these websites a medium for harming the users’ device or data in several ways. As these malicious websites have been accessed by the users, the virus gets downloaded on the device, automatically. So, to keep the users safe and secure against such malicious website, McAfee has included the feature of Firewall to its McAfee Activate

By enabling the firewall feature of McAfee Activate, the users could easily prevent the download of viruses as well as prevent the hacking attempts. Apart from this, the firewall feature automatically blocks the dangerous websites and thus, prevents the users’ access to such websites. Sometimes the users need to unblock the websites that are known to be safe but have been blocked by the firewall feature of McAfee Activate. Thus, the steps for unblocking the websites blocked by McAfee have been detailed in the below information.

Steps for unblocking the McAfee-blocked sites:

By following the steps detailed below, the users could easily unblock the websites that are known to be safe but, have been blocked by McAfee activate firewall feature:

  1. First of all, select the McAfee activate icon from the taskbar, by right clicking on it.
  2. And then, click the “Open McAfee Antivirus” from the context menu.
  3. Thus, the user interface will get appeared on the device.
  4. Now, select the “Parental Controls” panel from the McAfee Activate.

(Important Note: If the users are unable to locate the Parental Control on their McAfee Activate user interface then, they may call the McAfee Customer Support Number.)

  1. Here, click the “Edit” button displayed in front of “Protect Your Family”.
  2. And then, the users will be asked to enter the “Administrator Password”, when prompted.
  3. After entering the password, hit the “enter” key.
  4. Now, go to the “Optional Settings” on the McAfee Activate user interface.
  5. And then, enter the address of all those websites that the users want to unblock within the box displayed just next to the “Website Address”.
  6. After this, tap the “Allow” button for accessing the website through the device.

At last, click the “Add” button to add the particular websites to the list of accepted websites,

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