Avast EasyPass: Activating your subscription for Avast EasyPass

Activating Avast EasyPass with your license key

 

After you purchase Avast EasyPass an order confirmation e-mail containing your license key will be sent to the e-mail address entered on the order form.

This article is useful in cases of upgrading Avast EasyPass after the trial period, renewing your Avast EasyPass subscription, or activating an existing subscription after reinstallation of Avast EasyPass.

If you do not know your license key, please contact the Avast support team at support.avast.com
 

If you have not yet installed Avast EasyPass, see instructions in this article:

 

How to activate Avast EasyPass with your license key

 

If you want to transfer the license key for a different Avast EasyPass user account during your subscription period, please contact the Avast support team at support.avast.com
 

  1. Locate the Avast EasyPass icon in your taskbar. (If you do not see the icon next to the time and date, please see the detailed steps below.)
     
  2. Right-click on the icon to open a context menu. Scroll over 'Help' and then click on 'Enter license key'.
     
  3. Enter your Avast EasyPass license key, which can be found in your order confirmation email, and click 'Next'. We recommend to copy and paste the license key directly from the email.
     
  4. Click 'Next' and your Avast EasyPass subscription will be activated.

    Note:
    A license key can only be used with one Avast EasyPass user account. If you receive a message that your license key is already in use, it may be that you previously created another Avast EasyPass user account. In this case try to sync Avast EasyPass with the account originally used for the license key, per the instructions in the following article.
     

 

How to activate Avast EasyPass with your license key - detailed steps

 

If you want to transfer the license key for a different Avast EasyPass user account during your subscription period, please contact the Avast support team at support.avast.com
 

  1. First, locate the Avast EasyPass icon in your taskbar next to the time and date.

    If you do not see the Avast EasyPass icon in your taskbar, click the small white arrow icon and select 'Customize. . .'

     
    Then locate 'Avast EasyPass taskbar icon' and expand the drop-down menu. Choose 'Show icon and notifications' and click OK.

     
  2. Right-click on the Avast EasyPass icon select 'Help' and click on 'Enter license key'.
     

     
  3. Now enter your Avast EasyPass license key, which can be found in your order confirmation email. We recommend to copy and paste the license key directly from the email, to ensure there are no errors.

    Go to your email inbox, locate the order confirmation email, select and copy only your license key, ensuring you are not including any other text or spaces. . .

     
    . . .and paste the license key in the specified field in the Avast EasyPass software.

     
  4. Then click 'Next' and Avast EasyPass will be activated.

    Note:
    A license key can only be used with one Avast EasyPass user account. If you receive a message that your license key is already in use, it may be that you have created another Avast EasyPass user account. In this case you should try to sync Avast EasyPass with the account originally used for the license key, per the instructions in the following article.
     

 

Conditions

 

Avast EasyPass

Operating systems:


Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic / Home Premium / Business / Enterprise / Ultimate
Microsoft Windows XP Home / Professional / Media Center Edition

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