Webroot Security From OLD PC To New Computer
Webroot is one of the best leading companies which provide security against Viruses, Trojan, Malware, adware, Ransomwares etc. It keeps developing its virus definition for its security program to make the security program more active in order to provide safety against threats. The subscription of this program is so flexi that it can be installed on end number of devices. This convenient feature is help user to transfer their security subscription to another devices with continuity of the active subscription. For more information visit webroot.com/safe.
No body knows about uncertainty of an electronic device, a functional computer may not function tomorrow. User may not use a computer because of the age of the PC (became Old PC) and want to buy a new. Now the question is what will happen with the active license which was installed on the system on the explained scenario. No worry, Webroot secure anywhere gives flexibility that the same active subscription can be re-used on to New PC or on to Old PC again.
Stepwise procedure has been described bellow in order to transfer the subscription from Old PC to new PC or how-to re-use of the active subscription to any device.
PROCEDURE TO TRANSFER THE WEBROOT SUBSCRIPTION TO THE NEW DEVICE:-
Below given steps are to transfer Webroot subscription to new device. All the steps have to be followed in ascending order easy installation. Make sure that you must have 20-digit Alpha numeric key code. There are two way through which the installation can be done one is by using the key code directly during installation and the other one is installing from account.
Installing Webroot secure anywhere by using the key code.
Step 1: Be ready with the Webroot activation key
Step 2: You must have a high-speed Internet connectivity on your system wherein Webroot subscription is record to transfer
Step 3: Make sure that the specification of the system is meeting the requirement of Webroot installation, for more details visit webroot.com/safe
Step 4: Open the browser to visit the link webroot.com/safedownload
Step 5: Download the set-up file wsainstall.exe
Step 6: Run the setup file and enter the activation key during installation wizard
Step 7: Click on submit and wait till the installation get completed
Step 8: Run introductory quick scan and restart the computer
Well transferring the Webroot subscription to another device sometimes the Webroot interface appears in red after installation that means the subscription has not been transferred properly in that case open the web root control which is look at it on the system tray.
- Click on menu button
- from the drop-down menu click on my account
- on this console Brute subscription would be displayed
- click on re-enter the activation key and enter the activation key again
- click on submit
now it should work however for some reason if it doesn’t work uninstall the Webroot version and restart the computer. check if Internet is working properly or if there’s any fluctuation, if the Internet connectivity is proper then by following the above-mentioned steps, reinstall Webroot secure anywhere. What if Webroot activation error appears even after reinstallation then uninstall it from old Device and after uninstallation from old device, it is required to restart the new device.
How to uninstall Webroot subscription from older devices:-
If the License of a user has been installed to maximum number of device or exceeded number of devices allowed, then it violates License validation policy refer to the site webroot.com/safeactivate for License and agreement. In such cases you must uninstall the antivirus program from Old PC to bring the active license up to number of allowed devices, e.g. if License is valid for 5 users and if the program is installed on 6 devices then from one of the devices Webroot antivirus has to be uninstalled to bring the active license for 5 deices.
In order to uninstall Webroot Software from the older device.
Step 1: Go to control Panel and select “Programs and feature” the run prompt type: Appwiz.cpl
Step 2: Windows 10 user can also user Power menu. Press “WINDOWS” key and “X” key and select “Apps and Feature”
Step 3: Select the “Program” and click on uninstall.
Step 4: Reboot the system after successful uninstallation.
Transferring Webroot subscription to new device by using my Account
Webroot can also be installed from Webroot account. When you have the key code, it is required to redeem the key with Webroot account at the 1st place and for that you must have an account. For more details how to create Webroot account visit webroot.com/safe install.
Below described steps will help you to install Webroot easily from account.
Step 1: Open the link webroot.com/safe on to the browser & Login with username & password.
Step 2: Click on My subscription. This will display, on how many devices this program is installed.
Step 3: Click on my subscription to check your subscription information & click on download & run installation
Step 4: Follow the installation wizard
If the installation fails
- Reboot the system
- Run malware scan or delete temporary & prefetch File
- Uninstall & reinstall
For any further support contact Webroot expert support Team webroot.com/support or call at XXXX-XXX-XXX.
Multi-User Product key
Webroot discount offer is available for multi-user License, Multi-user License is one license can be used for multiple devices. Remember those days when Every PC had one individual Webroot license was used however Webroot secure anywhere had minimized this gap that now one license can be used on multiple PC’s. If one user has 5 PC and once has been used however, he wants to install on another PC & it can be done very easily. The License can be verified online webroot.com/safedownload.
Open the browser on another PC & follow the same installation process as explained above & during the activation wizard use the same License key which is used on 1 st PC. This is how it can be installed on 3rd, 4rth PC depending upon the number License you have.
The benefit of Multi-user License is that, you don’t have to purchase separately for multiple device & one license is enough to handle multiple PC.