Installing Trend Micro Security software for Mac (All versions)

Learn how to download, install, and activate Trend Micro Security software on your Mac.

Choose from the list below for instructions on how to install the Trend Micro Security for Mac compatible for your Mac version:

Install Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac 2018. For installation instructions, follow the steps below:
Note: If you have an antivirus installed on your Mac, you need to uninstall it first before installing Antivirus for Mac 2017. For instructions, you may refer to this Knowledge Base article: Programs to remove before installing Antivirus for Mac.
  1. Download the disk image (.DMG) or installer file, then save it to your desktop.

    Download Installer

  2. Open the Antivirus for Mac installer.
  3. Click Install Trend Micro Antivirus.

    Installer

  4. Click Open on the security warning to continue the installation.
  5. Click Continue .

    Installer Prompt

  6. Click Continue on the Welcome screen.

    Welcome screen

  7. Read the License Agreement, then click Continue.

    License Agreement

  8. Click Agree when prompted to accept the License Agreement.

    Agree on License Agreement

    You can click Disagree if you do not agree with the terms of the License Agreement but this will automatically terminate the installation process.

  9. Type your serial number on the field provided, then click Continue.

    Enter serial number

    You can find the serial number from the CD sleeve or Order Confirmation email.
    If you want to install the trial version, select Start a free trial of Trend Micro Antivirus, then click Continue.

  10. Click Install.

    Install

  11. Type your administrator password, then click Install Software.

    Type administrator password

    The administrator password is created when you first set up your Mac operating system. Wait while the Trend Micro components are installed onto your Mac.

  12. Provide your email address, then click Continue.

    Type email address

  13. Click Close after the installation is done.

    Installation successful

Install Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac 2017. For installation instructions, you can watch the video tutorial or follow the steps below:

Note: If you have an antivirus installed on your Mac, you need to uninstall it first before installing Antivirus for Mac 2017. For instructions, you may refer to this Knowledge Base article: Programs to remove before installing Antivirus for Mac.
  1. Download the disk image (.DMG) or installer file by clicking the download button below:
  2. Open the Antivirus for Mac installer.
  3. Click Install Trend Micro Antivirus.

    Installer

  4. Click Open on the security warning to continue the installation.
  5. Click Continue.

    Installer Prompt

  6. Click Continue on the Welcome screen.

    Welcome screen

  7. Read the License Agreement, then click Continue.

    License Agreement

  8. Click Agree when prompted to accept the License Agreement.

    Agree on License Agreement

    Note: You can click Disagree if you do not agree with the terms of the License Agreement but this will automatically terminate the installation process.
  9. Type your serial number on the field provided, then click Continue.

    Enter serial number

    Note: You can find the serial number from the CD sleeve or Order Confirmation email. If you want to install the trial version, select Start a free trial of Trend Micro Antivirus, then click Continue.
  10. Click Install.

    Install

  11. Type your administrator password, then click Install Software.

    Type administrator password

    Note: The administrator password is created when you first set up your Mac operating system. Wait while the Trend Micro components are installed onto your Mac.
  12. Provide your email address, then click Continue.

    Type email address

  13. Click Close after the installation is done.

    Installation successful

Install Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac 2016. For installation instructions, you can watch the video tutorial or follow the steps below:

Note: If you have an antivirus installed on your Mac, you need to uninstall it first before installing Antivirus for Mac 2017. For instructions, you may refer to this Knowledge Base article: Programs to remove before installing Antivirus for Mac.
  1. Download the disk image (.DMG) installer file by clicking the download button below:
  2. Open the Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac installer.
  3. Click Install Trend Micro Internet Security.

    Installer

  4. Click Open on the security warning to continue the installation.

    Security Warning

  5. Click Continue.

    Installer Prompt

  6. Click Continue on the Welcome screen.

    Welcome screen

  7. Read the License Agreement, then click Continue.

    License Agreement

  8. Click Agree when prompted to accept the License Agreement.

    Agree on License Agreement


    Note: You can click Disagree if you do not agree with the terms of the License Agreement but this will automatically terminate the installation process.
  9. Type your serial number on the field provided, then click Continue.

    Enter serial number


    Note: You can click Disagree You can find the serial number from the CD sleeve or Order Confirmation email. If you want to install the trial version, select Start a free trial of Trend Micro Internet Security, then click Continue.
  10. Click Install .

    Install

  11. Type your administrator password, then click Install Software.

    Type administrator password


    Note: The administrator password is created when you first set up your Mac operating system. Wait while the Trend Micro components are installed onto your Mac.
  12. Provide your email address, then click Continue.

    Type email address

  13. Click Close after the installation is done.

    Installation successful

Applies To: Antivirus for Mac - 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018;

Last Updated: Sep. 12, 2017 1:03 AM (PST)
Solution ID: 1060983