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Norton Security Installation Procedure


Norton Security is a computer software security suite developed by Symantec. Works on MS Windows, Mac OS X, Android, and iOS platforms. It is available in three editions: Norton Security Standard, Norton Security Deluxe and Norton Security Premium. Norton Security Standard only protects 1 (one) device. Norton Security Deluxe is suitable for up to 5 devices, and Norton Security Premium includes protection for up to 10 devices. For more information on comparing three security software packages, see Compared Norton Security Editions.

Below is more information on how to get the software after purchasing Norton Security. We also provide information on how to obtain a Norton product activation key, download software for additional devices, and reinstall Norton Security if necessary. norton.com setup with product key.

Uninstall process on Windows computers

This is an optional step but required if any previous installation of security software exists. This includes Norton security products other than Norton Security or security products from other software vendors such as Avast, Avira, AVG, McAfee, Kaspersky, Panda, Trend Micro, ESET, F-Secure, etc.

  • Click the Start button in the lower-left corner and click Control Panel.
  • At the control panel, do one of the following, depending on your operating system:
  • Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10 - Open programs and functions.
  • Windows Vista - Open uninstall a program.
  • Windows XP - Open, add or remove programs.
  • After opening the installed programs directory, click the Norton (or other software) program that you want to remove, and then click uninstall or remove.
  • Click Norton Complete Uninstall (or complete the uninstall process for non-Norton software).
  • A window will appear warning about the waiting period for the subscription; Click Next.
  • Click Restart now. The software will not be completely uninstalled until you restart your computer.
  • Uninstall process on Mac OS X computers.
  • Delete application.
  • Uninstall it using the Launchpad (hold the icon until all icons start moving, and click the delete button (X).

If there is no delete button in Launchpad, remove the application using the uninstaller or, if it is not available, by moving the application to the Recycle Bin and then emptying the Recycle Bin. A restart may be necessary or not.

STEP 2 – Install Norton Security

  • Use this URL to go to your Norton account: norton.com/setup
  • Enter the email address and password associated with your account
  • Click Login
  • When logging in for the first time after purchase, or at any time from a device that does not have Norton Security installed, you may be prompted to choose one of two options: Install on this device or Install on another device
  • Click I Agree and Download to download the software and install it on your current device
  • If you close the window from the above step, you can always go back to it by going to the Devices tab. In any case, the Norton account interface is very intuitive and includes a Download button on tabs such as Home, Devices or Services.
  • After you download the software to your computer, you receive Norton for download. Once launched, the security software will download and install. Follow the instructions on the screen. When finished, Norton will be installed and activated.

STEP 3 – Install Norton Security onto Additional Devices

If you need to install Norton security software on another device (computer or mobile device), follow these simple steps:

  • Log in to the Norton Management console: my.norton.com
  • Directly on the management home page, you'll see the Norton Download button, above which is "Do you want to add more devices?"
  • Click the button, select Install on another device card and follow the on-screen instructions (the procedure allows you to send the installation link by e-mail).

OPTIONAL – Retrieve Your Product Key

To get the product key, log in to your Norton account,

Click the Devices tab,

Find the device for which you need the product key and copy it, saving it or performing a highlight/copy/paste action. You can also access the product key from the Services tab.

OPTIONAL - first download Norton Security, install and then activate

  • Download Norton Security here: www.norton.com
  • Download Norton Security with backup software here: www.norton.com
  • After downloading the installation file, double-click it to start installing Norton Security.
  • Click the user license agreement, read it in full, and then close it.
  • Click the consent button and install Norton Security or Norton Security with Backup.
  • Activate the Norton Security installation by entering the activation code copied from your Norton account.

You can buy Norton Security at a lower price when you shop through NortonSecurityOnline.com. Most of the time, we have instant rebates or coupon codes that can be used for additional savings. Save money and get the best protection for your computer and mobile phone by buying Norton Security directly from Symantec.


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