How to protect another device using your Antivirus+ Security subscription

  • Solution ID:1118055
  • Last Updated:Dec. 26, 2019 12:52 AM (PST)
  • Applies to:Antivirus+ Security - 2018, 2019, 2020;
  • How to Add Another Device on my Antivirus+ Security Subscription
This article shows you how to download, install, and activate additional protection to your other Windows computer using your Antivirus+ Security license.

Add Another Device on your Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security
  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.


  3. Click Add a device, then click Windows.


  4. Select how you want to share Antivirus+ Security:
    Expand All
    Send an email
    Copy direct link
    Download Installer
  5. Double-click the TrendMicro_16.0_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.


  8. Type your serial number, then click Next.


  9. Read the Privacy and Personal Data Collection Disclosure, then click Next.


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


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


  12. Provide a computer name, then click Next.


  13. Installation Completed window should appear. Click Finish.


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


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