Transfer Avg To New Computer?

Transfer Avg To New Computer

AVG (Anti-Virus Guard) is a free antivirus software designed by AVG Technologies to protect your Windows/Mac computer from viruses and malware. The free version of this application is almost enough to protect your computer from malware/viruses/spyware. However, if you wish to use the advanced security protection of AVG, you can purchase its premium version.The best thing about AVG is that you can transfer it to another computer at any time as per your preferences. The transfer process is also straightforward. The below section will guide you how to transfer AVG to new computer.

Quick steps to transfer AVG to a new computer (Windows)

Step 1: Uninstalling the AVG from the original computer

You can use the AVG Clear file or the Windows computer’s Start menu (traditional method) to uninstall the AVG application from your computer. The following instructions explain the uninstallation process using AVG Clear.

  • Step 1: Download the AVG Clear setup file from AVG’s official page.
  • Step 2: Run the file with admin rights.
Run file with admin
  • Step 3: If a screen prompting you to start your Windows computer in Safe mode appears, click No. 
Restart Computer.
  • Step 4: On the Welcome to AVG Uninstall Tool screen, select the installation program directory, installation data directory, and the AVG version from the given drop-down menus.
  • Step 5: Finally, click Uninstall > Restart Computer.
AVG Uninstall Tool

Step 2: Installing AVG on the new computer (Windows)

  • Step 1: Download and run the latest version of AVG on your computer with admin rights.
  • Step 2: Select the desired language and click Install.
AVG Internet Security
  • Step 3: Install the product by following the on-screen instructions.
  • Step 4: Once the AVG antivirus software is installed, open and activate it to protect your computer from viruses/malware.

Activate Avg License Key

Enter the activation code manually or sign in to your AVG account to activate the AVG license key. The instructions that are provided below will guide you in activating the product (AVG Internet Security) by entering its activation code.

  • Step 1: Open the AVG product on your computer.
  • Step 2: Go to the Menu section.
  • Step 3: Select Enter activation code.
AVG product
  • Step 4: Now, a screen titled "Enter your activation code" will open.
Activate And Install
  • Step 5: Type your product’s activation code in the given field and click the ENTER button followed by ACTIVATE & INSTALL.
Renew the Avg


You can use an AVG account, reminder email, or notification to renew your AVG subscription.

Method 1: Using AVG account

  • Step 1: Visit the AVG account login page.
  • Step 2: Sign in to your account.
  • Step 3: Select Subscriptions > Renew Now.
Renewal the AVG Product
  • Step 4: Renew your product by following the instructions displayed on the screen.
Reset your Power Plan

Method 2: Using Reminder email

  • Step 1: Open the email account that you used during the AVG product purchase.
  • Step 2: Now, check and open the renewal reminder email that you received from AVG.
  • Step 3: Click Renew Now.
Renew the Avg Product Now
  • Step 4: Complete the renewal process by following the on-screen instructions.

Method 3: Using Notification

  • Step 1: Locate and click on the notification message on the main screen of AVG.
  • Step 2: Click Renew Now and follow the prompts displayed on the screen to renew your product.
Notification Message Of Avg
Notification Message Of Avg

Avg Password Protection Activation

  • Step 1: Initially, make sure that you have installed the AVG software on your computer.
  • Step 2: Now, open the application by double-clicking on its icon.
  • Step 3: Click the menu option followed by the SIGN IN button.
  • Step 4: Enter your AVG account credentials in the given fields and sign in.
Avg Password Protection Activation
  • Step 5: Click Continue to activate the product.
  • Step 6: Alternatively, you can enter your product’s activation code manually to activate it. 
  • Step 7: To do so, open the Menu section and click Enter activation code.
  • Step 8: In the given field, type your AVG product’s activation code and click Enter > Continue. 

Dri Avg Technologies Cancel Subscription

To cancel your AVG product subscription, follow the below instructions.

  • Step 1: Visit the AVG account login page and sign in to your account.
  • Step 2: Click the Subscriptions link.
  • Step 3: Now, the list of subscriptions activated on your product will be displayed on the screen.
Dri Avg Technologies Cancel Subscription
  • Step 4: Select the subscription you want to unsubscribe or cancel and click the Unsubscribe button.