Protect another device using your Antivirus+ Security subscription

  • Solution ID:1118055
  • Last Updated:Mar. 20, 2018 11:44 PM (PST)
  • Applies to:Antivirus+ Security - 2018;
  • Protect another device | Antivirus+ Security| Trend Micro Security
This article shows you how to download, install, and activate additional protection to your other Windows computer using your Antivirus+ Security license.

To protect another device, do the following:

  1. 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 at the bottom right of your computer, near the computer clock.
  2. Click Protect Another Device.

    Main console

  3. Click Add a device, then click Windows.

    Select Windows

  4. Select how you want to share Antivirus+ Security:
    OPTION 1: Send email
    OPTION 2: Copy link
    OPTION 3: Download
  5. Double-click the TrendMicro_12.0_EL_Full.exe to run it.

    Click Yes when the User Account Control window appears.

  6. Wait for the installer to extract the files needed for the installation.
  7. Wait as Trend Micro checks if your computer is compatible for installation.

    System Check

  8. Type your serial number, then click Next.

    Type serial number

  9. Read the License Agreement, then click Agree and Install.

    LIcense Agreement

  10. Wait for the program to install. This may take a couple of minutes.

  11. Provide a computer name, then click Next.

    Computer Name

  12. Installation Completed window should appear. Click Finish.

    Installation Completed

  13. Trend Micro main console should open. Your computer is now protected.

    Main Console

 


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