How To Transfer My Kaspersky License To Another Computer

How To Transfer My Kaspersky License To Another Computer

Kaspersky is one of the leading cyber security service providers that helps you to secure your data from almost all cyber threats. Its antivirus software comes with some great features like real-time protection, detection & removal of viruses, malicious tools, and more.The Kaspersky applications are easy to install and use. On this page, you’re going to see “how to transfer Kaspersky License to another computer.”The Kaspersky software license works only on one device at a time. So, to transfer the existing license to a new computer, first, you have to uninstall the Kaspersky application from your current computer. After doing it, install the latest version of the application on your new computer and activate it. 

Transferring the Kaspersky product license from one computer to another one

*Note: The following instructions explain how to transfer the Kaspersky Security Cloud license from one computer to another.

  • Finding the activation code of your product 
  • Uninstalling the Kaspersky product from your current computer
  • Installing the latest version of the Kaspersky Security Cloud product on your new computer
  • Activating the license

Step 1: Finding the activation code

  • For the online store: Look for the activation code in the email that you received from Kaspersky.
  • For CD: In the Quick Start guide that is provided along with the setup CD, you can find your product’s activation code. 
  • For renewal card or license activation card: Look at the back of the card.

Step 2: Uninstalling the Kaspersky product

For Windows

  • Make sure that the Kaspersky application is completely closed on your computer.
  • Open the Control Panel screen.
  • Click Programs & Features and select the Kaspersky application.
  • Locate the Uninstall/Change button at the top of the programs list and click on it.
  • Uninstall the Kaspersky application by following the instructions displayed on the screen.

For Mac

  • Open the Kaspersky Security Cloud application on your Mac computer.
  • Click Help > Kaspersky Security Cloud Support > Uninstall > Uninstall. If prompted, type your computer’s password in the given field and click OK > Quit.

Step 3: Installing the Kaspersky application on the new computer

  • Download the Kaspersky Security Cloud application’s installer file for your Windows or Mac computer.
  • Run the installer file.
  • Accept the license agreement of Kaspersky and click the Install button. 
  • Once the application is installed on your computer, the window with the following message “The application has been installed successfully” will open. 
  • Click the Done button on the same screen.

Step 4: Activating the Kaspersky product on the new computer

  • Open the Kaspersky Security Cloud application on your computer.
  • Click the Sign-in button.
  • Sign in to your Kaspersky account using a valid user name and password.
  • After signing in, click the Licenses tab.
  • Now, in the field titled “Enter an activation code,” type your product’s license key and click the Add button.
  • Activate the product by following the instructions displayed on the screen.

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