Changing the Administrator Password on McAfee Family Protection

You would think it is quite straightforward to change the administrator password on McAfee Family Protection but it isn’t! You may have started out with a very simple password that then got found out and you want to change it again. Here’s one way to do change the administrator password that isn’t too time consuming.

1] Un-install McAfee family protection
2] Re-install it
3] After it is installed, to complete things you will be asked to sign in. Now here there is an option “Forgot password?”. Click on this and McAfee will send a link to your email where you can enter a new administrator password. That’s it!


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