Webroot Secureanywhere Installation Problems

Install the Webroot SecureAnywhere software in the Application folder. When you install the software on the Desktop, the installation problem might occur. Check the installer that you are using to download the Webroot SecureAnywhere software. Also, check whether you have entered the keycode correctly in the appropriate field. It is better to copy and paste the keycode to prevent the Webroot SecureAnywhere software installation problem.

Webroot Secureanywhere Quit Unexpectedly

When the Webroot SecureAnywhere software quits unexpectedly, perform the guidelines mentioned below.

Uninstalling Webroot Secureanywhere Software

  • Select the Control Panel option from the Start menu on your Windows computer.
  • Go to the Program section and then click the Uninstall a Program link.
  • Select the Webroot SecureAnywhere option.
  • When prompted, select the Yes button to begin the uninstallation process of the Webroot SecureAnywhere software.
  • Type a character that is shown on the screen in the next window and select Continue.
  • Navigate to the Programs and Features window again, right-click the Webroot SecureAnywhere option, and click the Uninstall button.
  • Navigate to your default web browser on the computer and then clear all the extensions of your Webroot SecureAnywhere software.
  • The alternative way to uninstall the Webroot SecureAnywhere software is to download, install, and run the Webroot Removal Tool software on your computer.

Reinstalling Webroot Secureanywhere Software

Reinstalling Webroot Secureanywhere Software
  • Go to the Webroot product website to download the Webroot SecureAnywhere software on your Windows computer.
  • Find the downloaded executable file of the Webroot SecureAnywhere software and then double-click it to begin the installation process.
  • When needed, type a keycode.
  • Then, continue with the remaining instructions appearing on the screen to complete the Webroot SecureAnywhere software installation process.
  • Another way to install a Webroot SecureAnywhere software is to use a setup CD.
  • Make sure to install the recent version of the Webroot SecureAnywhere software.

Webroot Secureanywhere Subscription Expired

  • When you do not renew the Webroot SecureAnywhere account, renew it by performing the instructions given below.
  • Launch the Webroot SecureAnywhere software on your computer.
  • Select the gear icon followed by the Upgrade or Renew option.
  • If you get the Webroot SecureAnywhere subscription expired message even after renewing the software, here are the solutions to resolve the problem.
  • Uninstall the Webroot SecureAnywhere software using a Webroot Removal Tool software.
  • Once you have uninstalled the Webroot SecureAnywhere software, you have to clear the Webroot software-related extension from the web browser.
  • Restart the computer and then install the Webroot SecureAnywhere software again as per the installation instructions.
Webroot Secureanywhere Subscription Expired
Cannot Remove Webroot Secureanywhere

Cannot Remove Webroot Secureanywhere

  • View the Run window by pressing the Win and R keys at the same time.
  • Tap the Enter key on the keyboard after entering ‘appwiz.cpl’ without the quotes in the Run window.
  • Double-click the Webroot SecureAnywhere option and then select Yes.
  • When needed, fill the character that is displayed on the screen.
  • If you are not able to remove the Webroot SecureAnywhere software, follow the guidelines below.
  • Select the Windows icon and then click the Run as Administrator option.
  • In the Command Prompt window, type ‘C:Program FilesWebrootWRSA.exe.’ without the quotes.
  • Once you have entered the captcha, select Yes Continue.

Webroot Secureanywhere Won’t Install

If you cannot install Webroot SecureAnywhere on your computer, it is possible that a virus on your computer is preventing the Webroot application from being installed.

  • Malware on your computer have to be uninstalled in order to install Webroot SecureAnywhere.
  • Power off your computer and restart it. While the computer boots, press F8 to open the BIOS window. Select ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ by using the arrow keys and press Enter to boot the computer.
  • When the computer boots in safe mode with networking, download Malwarebytes & Spybot from the respective manufacturer’s sites and run them as an administrator on your computer one after the other to remove malware.
  • When malware has been uninstalled from your computer, you should be able to install Webroot SecureAnywhere.
Webroot Secureanywhere Won’t Install

Cannot Uninstall Webroot Secureanywhere

  • Power off your computer and then power it on. As the computer boots, press the key shown on the screen to enter BIOS.
  • Highlight ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ by using the arrow keys and press Enter.
  • Wait until the computer boots into safe mode with networking.
  • Click the Windows icon on the desktop and click the Control Panel.
  • On the Control Panel, click the Programs and Features button. The Windows Programs list loads.
  • Select Webroot SecureAnywhere and click Uninstall.
  • If this does not remove Webroot SecureAnywhere from your computer, use the Webroot Upgrade/Removal tool.
  • Search for the Webroot Upgrade/Removal tool on your web browser and click the manufacturer’s link to go to the download page.
  • Click the Webroot Upgrade tool download link and run it as an administrator once it is downloaded. Click the Accept button to begin the Webroot uninstallation.
  • Click Close once Webroot is uninstalled from the computer and restart the computer.

Webroot Secureanywhere Cannot Connect To Internet

If your Webroot SecureAnywhere application cannot connect to the internet, follow these guidelines. Before proceeding with this WSA internet issue fixing guidelines, ensure that you have the WSA keycode on hand.

Webroot Secureanywhere Cannot Connect To Internet
  • Connect the computer to the router and make sure that you have a stable internet connection.
  • Uninstall Webroot SecureAnywhere from your computer and restart it.
  • Reinstall Webroot and use the code which you noted earlier to unlock the full version features.
  • Do not restore the previously used Webroot settings. Use Webroot to scan your computer for viruses and restart the computer. The Webroot internet issue should now be resolved.

Webroot Secureanywhere Slows Computer

If Webroot SecureAnywhere slows down your computer, follow these guidelines to fix it.

  • Launch Webroot SecureAnywhere on your computer and view the options displayed on the dashboard.
  • Click the Advanced Settings option located at the top and then click System Optimizer.
  • Make sure that the Windows Temporary Folder, System Temporary Folder, and Recycle bin are selected, and then click Save.
  • Click Scheduler and set the Scan Frequency to Scan every day or any other day.
  • If it is set to Scan on boot up, it might slow down the computer. Click Save.
  • Click the ‘Perform a scheduled Quick Scan instead of a Deep Scan’ checkbox. Also, click the ‘Randomize the time of scheduled scans up to one hour for faster scanning’ checkbox. Click Save.
  • Click the System Optimizer tab and ensure that the ‘Run on bootup if the system was off at the scheduled time’ checkbox is not selected. Click Save. Close Webroot and restart the computer.

Unable To Install Webroot Secureanywhere In Applications Folder

Follow these guidelines if you encounter Webroot uninstallation issues on your Mac computer.

  • Click the Finder icon at the top of the Mac desktop and then click Applications.
  • When the Applications folder opens, drag Webroot SecureAnywhere into the Trash.
  • Right-click the Trash folder and select ‘Empty Trash.’ Webroot SecureAnywhere will now be uninstalled from the Mac computer.
Unable To Install Webroot Secureanywhere In Applications Folder
webroot secureanywhere blocking website

Webroot Secureanywhere Blocking Website

If you face webpage blocking issues when using Webroot on your computer, follow these guidelines to unblock the page.

  • Launch Webroot SecureAnywhere on your Mac computer and click the Webroot SecureAnywhere button on the Finder.
  • Click the Preferences button to view the options on the Advanced Settings window.
  • Click Web Threat Shield Edit Website Overrides Key in the website that is being blocked Add Website Click the Allow radio button Click Close.
  • The website will no longer be blocked by Webroot SecureAnywhere.


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