Learn how to download, install, and activate Antivirus+ Security on your computer.
The solution is also applicable to the following scenarios:
- Your computer does not have a CD drive
- You do not have or have lost your Trend Micro CD installer
- Your download link from the order confirmation email has already expired
For installation instructions, you can watch this video tutorial or follow the steps below:
Make sure your computer meets the system requirements
To check if your computer meets the system requirements, refer to this Knowledge Base article: System Requirements for Trend Micro Security.
- Download the installer file to begin the installation.Download Installer
- Double-click the TrendMicro_12.0_EL_Full.exe to run it.Click Yes when the User Account Control window appears.
- Wait for the installer to extract the files needed for the installation.
- Wait as Trend Micro checks if your computer is compatible for installation.
- Type your serial number, then click Next.Notes:If you forgot your Trend Micro Serial Number, check your serial number and subscription by logging in to your Trend Micro Account.If you receive the error message “Invalid Serial Number”, refer to this Knowledge Base article for instructions:“Invalid Serial Number” error message appears when activating Trend Micro Security program.
- Read the License Agreement, then click Agree and Install.
- Wait for the program to install. This may take a couple of minutes.
- Provide a computer name, then click Next.
- Installation Completed window should appear. Click Finish.
- Trend Micro main console should open. Your computer is now protected.