March 20, 2018

Norton 360- Learn to download, install, Activate, and Renew your Norton Setup


With a wide array of product and services of Norton antivirus, you can safeguard your data and device. By installing the product and activating it using the Norton product key, you can get the services of real-time protection. The security software company also has given the access to the trial version of Norton products with a list of basic security features. You can install trial version of Norton setup to determine its services. If you have already used free Norton version, step to get Norton subscription for higher level of security services.

Prior to download and install Norton 360 or any other product, ensure that you have redeemed Norton 360 product key so you do not encounter any halt while activating the software.

Make sure the web browser you are using is updated in order to avoid any kind of Norton error. Also, the steps might slightly vary depending on the web browser you are using.

How to Purchase and download Norton 360?

  1. Visit
  2. Click on Enter a product key
  3. You will be prompted to Norton Sign Up page, Enter the required details and proceed by clicking on Create Account
  • If you are an existing user, simply click on Sign in button right next to the sign up option and execute further steps
  1. Login to your Norton account and, select a product you want to purchase
  • Before you proceed to make payment, check all the services and features offered by the specific Norton Product
  • If you are unable to find offered the Products, go to Norton Setup and on the Top Manu bar, click on Product & Services
  • Click on Learn More to know about the Product
  • Once you are sure about the product you want to buy, click on Subscribe Now button
  1. You will be directed to ‘Your Order’ page. Click on ‘Proceed to Check Out’ and do the payment process
  • If you already have purchased Norton 360, you will receive an email with your Norton 360 Product key which will be used during activation and the same with any other Norton product
  1. Once you are done with the payment, you can next download the product
  2. Enter Norton Product key as you begin to download the software

You have now subscribed to Norton and the product is downloading on your device. If you have purchased a Norton product via retail store, skip the above step and insert the disk in your system. Enter your Norton 360 product key (or the product you have) and follow the on-screen instructions.

Next, you need to install and activate your Norton product to protect your device and data.

How to Install Norton Setup?

  1. Open the file location where you have downloaded Norton product, say Norton 360
  2. Double-click on Norton Setup or Run as administrator
  • If your computer requests for admin permission, enter the password and allow access
  1. Choose country and language when asked and submit your preferences
  2. Follow the prompts and let the software install on your device

After the security software is installed on your computer, perform Norton product key activation to safeguard your device. In case, you are using a free version of Norton product, you will not need to subscribe to any of the Norton product; neither will you need to enter Norton product key for activation.

How to do Norton product key activation?

  1. Launch Norton on the screen
  2. On the main Norton page, right next to the subscription status, select Activate Now or Renew button
  3. Click on the option of ‘I have a key or code to enter’
  4. Enter Norton Product key and click Next
  5. Execute the instructions displayed on the screen and proceed

You Norton setup is now activated. To verify if the software is working or not, run any of the tasks and check if it is scanning and removing threats properly. If you experience any error, you can directly get help from experts to resolve your problem by calling on Norton setup Toll-free number.

If you are already a Norton user and have subscribed to any of its product, it is essential for you to stay updated with its latest version to maintain the security of your data and device. Skip all the above steps if you have installed a subscribed Norton setup on your device. In case, the product validation has exceeded the time limit, perform these steps to renew your Norton setup.

Note: To check the details of your Norton Subscription, log in to

How to Renew Your Norton Subscription?

  1. Click on the Start button on the taskbar and search for Norton 360 or
  2. Open Norton setup and in the Subscription status, select Renew option
  3. Click Renew My Subscription
  • Ensure that your computer has a stable internet connection while you begin to renew the subscription
  1. A webpage will open with instructions on how to renew your Norton product, perform the steps by entering your Norton Product key
  2. After the order is done, close the webpage
  3. Go to the Symantec Renewal window and execute the on-screen directions to complete the renewal

Your Norton product is now activated, to download all the available updates, run Live Update for your Norton product. If you encounter any error while performing steps, get in touch with Norton Customer support to resolve your query related to your Norton product.