Installing the software on a standalone Mac Install the software on a standalone Mac using the wizard or from the command line. Hardware and software requirements Make sure that your standalone Mac meets these requirements for successful installation. Install the software Install the software on a standalone Mac using the wizard or the command line. Test the installation Test the software to make sure that it is installed properly and can protect your Mac. Upgrading the software McAfee Endpoint Security for Mac supports upgrading the software and migrating the configuration from the previous versions of the software. Default settings Once installed, McAfee Endpoint Security for Mac starts protecting the Mac immediately based on the default configurations defined. Refer to these default settings, and configure them for your environment. Recommended post-installation tasksPerform these tasks to make sure that the protection configuration does not affect the business routines. Uninstall the software Remove the software from the standalone Mac.