The Norton Security Software was introduced by Symantec Corp. to provide complete internet security for your device from online and offline threats. the Norton 360 is one of the advanced products of Norton Security and can keep your device secure from web threats. In this article, we will discuss how you can successfully download and activate the Norton 360 Security on your device.
Follow the installation process of Norton 360
Before starting the installation process of the Norton Security software, you need to first uninstall the previously installed norton product from your device or any other security software you have been using. this is required to successfully install the Norton Security Product in your device, as the previously installed security software can cause an error while installing the software. Hence, it is a must to uninstall them first before starting the installation process.
Process: 1 Uninstall Norton Product or Other Security Software
For Windows Users
- Close all the running programs on your device and then press the Windows key to open the start menu.
- Now click on Control panel Option and then go to Program and features window.
- After that from the list of all the programs, select the Norton Product or the other security Software other than norton installed in your device.
- Now click on Uninstall/Change option and then click on Norton Complete Uninstall Option.
- Now, wait until the uninstallation process completes. After completion of the process, You will get a subscription warning message. Simply click on Next and then restart your device to complete the process.
For Mac Users
There are three different ways through which you can uninstall an application from Mac Device. you can follow the methods mentioned below to complete the uninstallation process.
- Simply go to the dashboard screen and select the icon of the security software and hold it. Once the icon Starts shaking, click on (x) delete icon to remove the application from your device.
- You can also make use of the uninstaller tool to remove the application from your device. just run the uninstaller tool and it completely removes the software from your device.
- You can also delete the security Software from your Mac Device by moving the Security software file to the trash folder. After moving it to the trash folder, Remove it from there as well.
After removing the Norton Products and Other Security Software from your device, Now you can install the Norton Security Software on your device.
Process: 2 Installation of Norton 360 Security
- Open an Internet Explorer window and enter norton.com/setup in the URL bar and hit enter.
- Now click on My Account and then log in to your Norton Account. You can also create one if you don’t have a Norton Account.
- If you have purchased the Norton Security Offline and trying to login into your account first time then you will get these options:
- Install on this device
- Install on other Devices.
- Now Click on “Agree” to confirm and then click on the “Download now” button to start the downloading process.
- After successfully downloading the software on your device, minimize the internet Explorer window and go to the folder where the Norton Downloaded program is stored.
- Now double-click on the file to start the installation process.
- Now click on next and then complete the installation process as prompted on the screen.
- Once the software will be installed, the Norton 360 Security Software will be activated on your device.
Process: 3 Norton 360 Installation on Other Devices
- open My.norton.com and login to the Norton management console.
- Now click on “Do you want to add more devices” and then press the “download” button.
- Now open the “Install on other devices” tab and then complete the given instructions.
After successfully installing the software on your device, you need to restart your system and then double-click on the Norton 360 icon from the taskbar to open it. You can now use the software to perform a complete malware scan of your device to check for any viruses or malware in your device. If you are a McAfee user and need to uninstall the software then you can install and run the McAfee Removal Tool to completely remove the software from your device.
In case, While installing the Norton Security Software if you have got an error then you can contact the technical assistance team at Norton Security. they are available 24×7 and will help you with an optimum solution to resolve the issue quickly.