There are various internet security programs available these
days to safeguard your computer from spiteful programs and links. Nowadays,
cybercrimes and computer viruses are very common. Thus, you need to be very
careful while surfing the internet, downloading random files, and connecting
data transfer peripherals.
The best solution to make your computer immune to such threats is to set up the Bitdefender security suite. The easiest way to get started with Bitdefender is to visit central.bitdefender.com.
Registering an Account on Bitdefender
First of all, you have to register yourself on the
Bitdefender website to download its products. Here is the most convenient way
to register on the website:
Using a browser, navigate
to central.bitdefender.com and then look for the Register button
on the site's top.
The next page will ask
you to enter these details:
Please fill all these
fields carefully and with correct information.
There will be a Submit
button on the bottom, and you need to press it.
The account will be ready
for you within a minute.
Go to the homepage of the
website by selecting the Bitdefender logo.
Find and select the
'Redeem activation code' option.
You will see some steps
on your screen to redeem the activation code of your Bitdefender program.
Please follow these steps and then complete the redemption process.
Now you have registered on the central.bitdefender.com website and redeemed your key, so you can download the program to your device to install it.
This is what you need to do:
Launch an internet
browsing application on your computer, and then go to the official
Sign in to the website
using the account you created a minute ago.
Now select the 'My
Bitdefender' icon from the top header of the website.
You will see a product
associated with your activation code.
Click on that and then hit the Download button to start the
Now grab a cup of coffee and hold on until the download
completes automatically. It's a humble request from you not to disturb the
process until it finishes on its own since it can trigger technical errors.
As you have downloaded the product to your device, you can
now begin the installation process. We have written down some instructions for
you so that you can install it easily:
Get to the file explorer
of your computer and then look for the folder where you saved the file.
We are looking for the
file that you got from the central.bitdefender.com website
during the downloading process.
After finding the file,
please open it as an administrator. Well, if you don't know how to run an
application with administrator privileges, right-click on it and then
select the Run as administrator option.
After this, please click
on the Yes button to approve the installer file to make changes to your
Go through the end-user
Click the Next button on
the bottom. Now please select the Next button from the bottom again.
Finally, you will see the
Just click on it.
Congratulations, you have successfully installed the
Bitdefender program on your computer. You still need to activate it using the
steps given below.
The activation process is pretty simple, yet it is crucial
if you wish to stay secure. You cannot use Bitdefender without activating it
and hope for good results. Here is the activation process:
Launch the Bitdefender
security on your computer using the shortcut icon.
Mac users can use the
spotlight search to find the application that they just installed.
After opening the
application, it may greet you with a welcome note.
Please accept this
greeting and wait for the next popup to appear.
Now a new popup will
appear on your computer, and you will see Bitdefender requesting you to
Please accept its
invitation and proceed with the steps on your screen.
You may need to provide some essential details on the central.bitdefender.com website.
After the activation, you can start using Bitdefender to
secure a computer. We advise you to take a look on the default settings and
make the necessary changes if needed.