Avast SecureLine VPN for Android: Activating and restoring the subscription

How to activate or restore Avast SecureLine for Android

If you have already installed SecureLine VPN for Android and purchased a subscription, you can activate or reactivate the subscription on any Android device.

To verify that you have purchased a subscription, follow these steps according to your purchase method:

  • License purchased via the Google Play Store: open the Play Store app and tap the menu icon in the left-top corner, then select Account → Subscriptions. Your license for Avast SecureLine VPN should appear on the list.
  • License purchased via the Avast website: go to your mailbox and locate the order confirmation email that contains the voucher code for Avast SecureLine VPN; this code is needed to activate the app for the first time.

Refer to the following sections for instructions to manage your SecureLine VPN license:

Purchase and activate your subscription via Google Play Store

  1. Tap the SecureLine VPN icon on the main screen of your device to open the app.
  2. Tap the gear icon in the top-right corner and select Subscription from the list. ...or tap Start Trial at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap the price button next to your preferred subscription period.
    The price is approximately converted and displayed in the local currency of your billing address.
  4. Tap Continue in the dialog that appears and follow the on-screen instruction to complete the transaction.

SecureLine VPN is now active on your device.

Activate your subscription purchased via the Avast website

If you purchased your subscription via the Avast website and you want to activate your subscription for the first time, you need to use the voucher code that was sent to you in the order confirmation email after completing the purchase.
  1. Tap Already purchased at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap Use voucher.
  3. Type the voucher code that you received after the purchase.
  4. Tap Continue to finish the activation process.

SecureLine VPN is now active on your device.

Restore your previously activated license

If you previously used the license (purchased on Google Play Store or the Avast website) and you want to restore it, follow these steps:

  1. Tap Already purchased at the bottom of the screen. Avast retrieves the information about your purchased SecureLine license based on your Google account.
  2. Tap Continue to finish the activation process.

Restore your license from a previous version of SecureLine

If you upgraded to Avast SecureLine 2.x and your license wasn't recovered automatically, you can enter your activation key from Avast SecureLine 1.x. If you don't know your activation key, and you use Android version 6.0 or higher, follow these steps to restore your license:

Ensure your mobile device is connected with the same e-mail address as the address that was used during the SecureLine VPN installation. You can verify this e-mail on your device in Settings → Accounts → Google.
  1. Go to Settings → Apps → Avast SecureLine and tap Permissions.
  2. Tap the slider next to Contacts to grant the permission.

Once you open SecureLine VPN 2.x, your license is restored. After enabling this permission and opening SecureLine VPN 2.x, you can disable the permission as it is no longer needed.

  • Avast SecureLine VPN 2.x for Android
  • Android 4.x and higher

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