Protect another device using your Antivirus+ Security subscription
This article shows you how to download, install and activate additional protection to your other Windows computer using yourAntivirus+ Security license.
- Open the Trend Micro Security main console by doing either of the following:
- Double-click the Trend Micro icon on your desktop.
- Double-click the Trend Micro system tray icon on the bottom right of your computer, near the computer clock.
- Click Protect Another Device.
- Click Add a device, then click Windows.
- Select how you want to share Antivirus+ Security:
OPTION 1: Send email
OPTION 2: Copy link
- Type the email addess you want to receive the email with the link to download the program.
- Click Send.
- Go to your other computer, then open your email.
- Click the download link from the email you received. Wait for the download to finish.
OPTION 3: Download
- To copy the download link, click Copy link.
- Open a browser, then paste the link in the address bar. Wait for the download to finish.
- Click Download. A new window will open.
- Choose a folder to save your download, then click OK.
- The download will start. Wait for the download to finish.
- Double-click the TrendMicro_12.0_EL_Full.exe to run it.
Click Yes when the User Account Control window appears.
- Wait for the installer to extract the files needed for the installation.
- Wait as Trend Micro checks if your computer is compatible for installation.
- Type your serial number, then click Next.
- Read the License Agreement, then click Agree and Install.
- Wait for the program to install. This may take a couple of minutes.
- Provide a computer name, then click Next.
- Installation Completed window should appear. Click Finish.
- Trend Micro main console should open. Your computer is now protected.