Webroot Not Opening On Windows 10

Webroot Not Opening On Windows 10

Webroot is a complete security software to protect your computer against online threats. If Webroot is not opening on your Windows 10 computer, don’t worry. The issue might have occurred due to various reasons. Try out the troubleshooting techniques mentioned in this article and fix the problem efficiently.

Open from the main interface

  • If you cannot open the Webroot application on your Windows 10 computer, you can try to open it through the main interface.
  • Right-click on the Webroot shortcut and choose Open.
  • In case the system tray icon is hidden, click Start and choose All Programs> Webroot SecurityAnywhere> Webroot SecurityAnywhere.
  • If you cannot open Webroot yet, you can go ahead with the troubleshooting techniques mentioned in the upcoming sections.

Uninstall and Reinstall

  • Uninstalling and reinstalling the application fixes the bugs and helps you resolve the issue efficiently.
  • Uninstall the Webroot Secure Anywhere application from your computer.
  • Reboot your computer and check whether all the data related to Webroot is deleted.
  • Now, install the Webroot Secure Anywhere application and enter the key code when prompted.
  • Once the scanning process gets completed, reboot your computer.
  • Make sure not to import any old settings on your computer.

Update keycode

  • Webroot may fail to open if you fail to add your keycode in the Webroot Online console.
  • Visit the Webroot Secure Anywhere Online console from your default browser and check whether you have added your keycode.
  • Once you have updated your keycode, check whether Webroot is opening on your Windows 10. If not, proceed with the next solution.

Delete the folder in safe mode

  • Restart your computer in safe mode.
  • Go to your C:\ drive and choose the ProgramData folder.
  • Delete all the data related to the Webroot application.
  • Now, uninstall the webroot application and reinstall it. Then, check whether you can open Webroot on your Windows 10 computer.
  • If you can’t fix the issue, reach out to us.


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