How to Install AVG retail
To install AVG retail on your computer is a generous choice, AVG is capable enough to protect your computer from any type of viruses and malware. But before we start to install AVG with retail activation,
we need to fulfill some system requirements. If your computer will not fulfill these requirements means your computer is not compatible with AVG. If your computer is not compatible with AVG you are not able to use some or more features of AVG.
Minimum system requirements to Install AVG retail
If you are going to install your AVG with retail activation, first of all, you need to fulfill the Minimum System Requirements for better compatibility of AVG with your computer. If you are trying to install AVG on Windows PC then the minimum system requirements are:
i) Operating system:
Windows 10 except Mobile and IoT Core Edition (32 or 64-bit);
Windows 8/8.1 except RT and Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit);
And Windows 7 SP1 or higher, any Edition (32 or 64-bit)
Windows fully compatible PC with Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 processor or above (must support SSE2 instructions)
1 GB RAM or above
2 GB free space on the hard disk
v) Internet Connectivity:
Internet connection to download, activate, and maintain program updates and antivirus database
vi) Screen Resolution:
Optimally standard screen resolution no less than 1024 x 768 pixels
Precautions to Install AVG/ AVG retail activation:
If already checks for the minimum system requirements and your computer fulfill all of these, but still there are essentials and precautions you have to look into. There is a most important thing is the Activation Code, without this you are not able to activate your AVG retail subscription.
Activation Code/ AVG retail activation code:
An Activation Code is a unique combination of about 25 characters long sometimes it is also called a voucher or subscription code. It looks something like
you will find this in your Order Confirmation Email or Retail Activation Card which you get only after purchasing AVG subscription online or from an offline store. If you buy AVG from a retail store, you will get a retail card. On that retail card or AVG retail activation card, your unique activation code has written.
Uninstall another antivirus, if there is any
If there is an antivirus program already installed on your PC in which you are going to install your AVG. Because if there is one then your computer may not allow the AVG or if it AVG is installed then not working properly. So First of all, you need to check, is there any other antivirus program Uninstall it first. To do that you need to open
i) Control Panel in your Windows PC. Once the Control Panel is opened, select and open the “uninstall a program” from the “Programs” section.
ii) Here you will get the list of all the programs which are already installed in your PC.
iii) Find and select another antivirus from that list.
iv) Right-click on it with the help of your mouse and select “Uninstall”.
v) Complete the uninstallation procedure and after that restart your PC.
Now, You are ready to download after completing the AVG retail activation.
AVG activation / AVG retail activation:
Before downloading and installing your have to activate your AVG with the help of AVG retail activation card. To activate your AVG visit https://www.avg.com/retail. Once you navigate on that link you will see you are on the ‘Activate your product’ page. On this page, you can activate your AVG with help of activation code which is written on your AVG retail activation card. Type your unique activation code on the box underneath of ‘Enter your code’.
After putting the activation code, please cross-check is it correct or not, because if it is not correct or not valid your AVG subscription will not activate. To activate your subscription click on the ‘confirm code’ button.
Log in with your AVG account /AVG retail registration:
After confirming the activation code if the code was valid and correct it redirects you on the AVG account login page. To complete the AVG retail activation login to your account if you already have an AVG account. If you don’t have an AVG account you can easily signup to complete it with AVG retail registration.
To signup or register an AVG account you can use any valid email id and a secure password for AVG retail account. The password for the account must be secure and easy to remember, because with this email id and password you may able to manage your subscription.
Once you successfully login to your AVG account you can go to the subscription details page by selecting it from My AVG Menu from the top bar (My AVG >subscription). On the subscription detail page, you’ll see a list of all the products you purchased. Find your AVG Antivirus from that list and download the AVG retail product you have just bought and activated.
Download AVG/ AVG retail download
You can download your AVG from the subscription detail page, once the AVG retail download is done on your computer you can install it. When we download AVG it will ask you for where to save the downloaded file or it will ask you to run or open the file directly. If you save the when it asks to save AVG retail download into your chosen folder open that folder to run it.
Usually, AVG retail downloads and save into Downloads folder, if it did not ask for where to save. So look for the AVG retail download into your Download folder or in the folder you choose. You can also get the latest setup of AVG retail from http://www.avg.com/download .
Once you find the AVG retail download run it by double-clicking on it. It will open a new window on your computer screen, this is AVG retail user interface. With the help of the AVG retail user interface, you can easily install your AVG retail.
Install AVG/ AVG retail Installation:
To install AVG and AVG retail activation, the AVG retail user interface will instruct you to move further in order to installation of AVG. Read carefully every instruction comes on AVG retail user interface, and navigate accordingly. Put activation code when it asks for it and complete the AVG retail installation.