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How do I download Norton if I already have a product key?

Norton is one of the most and globally used antivirus software that has been the most valuable and advanced feature to protect the users’ devices from being attacked by online attacks. Online attacks are common nowadays as the users are highly indulged in social media as well as in online activities. This is because the internet has opened the ways or doors for hackers to attack the device via a virus, malware, ransomware, or phishing attacks.

What is Norton Product Key?

Norton Product key is actually a 16-digit unique code or the activation code required by the Norton Product users to activate the entire services included within the installed setup. This code is required for safety too as it ensures that the setup or product has been installed by the real user, not the undesirable user. Norton Product key comes in variant forms as per the method adopted by the users to purchase the product like in the online method; it comes in the confirmation mail of the purchase.

Even this Norton Product key is saved in the form of information along with other related details to the Norton Account.

 

Steps to get the Norton product using the Norton Product key:

Follow the steps mentioned below, to get the Norton product onto the device using the Norton Product key. The steps are as follows:

  1. First and foremost, visit the official website of Norton i.e. norton.com/setup.

  2. Now, from the home page, click the ‘Sign in’ option.

  3. And then, onto the sign-in page, log in to the Norton Account by entering the account credentials i.e. email address and password.

  4. Once the users get successfully log in to the Norton Account, move to the ‘Subscription’ page.

  5. Here, tap the ‘download’ button in front of the Norton Product key that the users want to install on their device.

  6. Thus, the Norton product file will be downloaded to the device. Thus, execute the Norton installer to install the setup to the device.

 

How to uninstall Norton antivirus using Norton uninstall tool?

Antivirus solutions play an important role in safeguarding our devices from threats, malware, Trojans, viruses, etc. Without deploying an effective antivirus on our devices we cannot provide it the security it needs. Since our devices know everything about us and store a lot of essential information about us including financial as well as a person. A hacker can exploit it even without providing the slightest of knowledge. Moreover, it also provides top-notch protection features from online threats whenever you surf the web.

But, sometimes it becomes the biggest cause of the problem in your device. It might stop you from downloading some programs that are necessary for your device. Therefore you need to uninstall it. On the other hand, you might want to download the latest version of the antivirus product, that is why you need to uninstall it before installing the new one.

 

Steps to uninstall Norton 360

  1. To uninstall Norton 360, first of all, you need to press Win + R keys.

  2. This will open the Run dialog box.

  3. In this box, you need to type the command appwiz.cpl

  4. Now, a list of installed programs will open.

  5. Here, you need to choose Norton 360.

  6. Either select Remove or select Uninstall.

  7. After this, you need to tap on “Please remove all user data”.

  8. When the Subscription Period Warning window opens, select the Next option.

  9. Now, select “Restart Now” to restart your device.

 

How to uninstall Norton security from Windows 10?

Uninstall Norton Windows 10 process is easy if you do it the following way:

  1. From your Windows 10 device, press Win + Q keys.

  2. This will open the Windows search box.

  3. Here, you need to type Control Panel and tap on it from the search result.

  4. Now, navigate to the Programs tab.

  5. Here, select ‘Uninstall a program.

  6. Locate the entry of Norton product and right-click on it.

  7. Select ‘Uninstall’ from the menu.

  8. Follow the instructions that appear on your screen and reboot your PC.

 

Use Norton product removal tool to completely uninstall Norton

When Norton won’t uninstall, then you may use the Norton Remove and Reinstall tool.

 

  1. The first thing you need to do is download the Norton Remove and Reinstall tool.

  2. Once it gets downloaded and you need to save it, then to it on your desktop.

  3. If you are not prompted to save it, then you may find it in the default location of your device.

  4. Now, go to the Downloads folder, and for this press the Ctrl + J keys together.

  5. Now, locate Norton Remove and Reinstall tool in the list.

  6. Double-tap on its icon and go to the next step.

  7. Further, you will sew the license agreement.

  8. Read it carefully and then tap on the ‘Agree’ button.

  9. Now, you will be shown a list of options and you need to select ‘Remove & Reinstall’ from here.

  10. Tap on the ‘Continue’ button and then tap ‘Restart Now’.

The method specified above in which we used Norton Remove and Reinstall tool can also be applied in a situation when Norton is stuck on preparing to uninstall.

 

Conclusion

I hope, this article is quite successful in resolving the users’ concern related to ‘how to install the Norton product if I already have the product key’. The steps detailed here are easy and simple to follow. Thus, if any of the steps do create some doubt then, the users are requested to access the official website i.e. norton.com/setup to get help from its experts or technicians. The company does offer its free services in resolving the commonly faced concerns or errors, easily.

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