5135 - How to activate AVG with a new license number

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When you purchase a renewal, upgrade to another AVG edition or increase of your current license, you will receive a new AVG license number. This new license number needs to be inserted  into your current AVG program.

Tip: You can have your AVG license number sent to you at any time by filling in your email address on the Licence Retrieval page.

 To activate AVG with your new license number:

  1. Open the AVG program.
  2. In the menu Options, click Reactivate.
  3. Enter your newly purchased license number in the License Number field. We recommend that you use the copy&paste method. 
  4. Click Activate.  
  5. When prompted, click Restart the application now to complete the activation process.

Note: If you have purchased AVG version that contains other features then your previously used AVG, you will be asked if you want to install those additional features automatically. In such case, confirm the installation and follow the installation wizard.

Activating your AVG if your protection has already expired:

  1. Open the AVG program.
  2. Click Activate Now.
    Note: If you see a notification window, click the link Click here if you have already purchased a new license.
  3. Enter your new license number in the License Number field. We recommend that you use the copy&paste method to avoid errors.
  4. Confirm by clicking Activate.
  5. When prompted, click Restart the application now to complete the activation process.