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What is a key file for Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone

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2012 Jan 23 ID: 4499
 
 
 
 
Applies to Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone
A key file is a xxxxxxx.key file. It keeps all the data required by Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone to function, as well as some additional info:
  • license status;
  • license type;
  • license owner;
  • number of users;
  • license expiration date;
  • license serial number.
There exist two types of key files:
  • A commercial key file. Commercial key files have a limited validity term, 1 year for example. You receive a commercial kery file when you purchase Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone.

    While the commercial key is valid, you can use all the application functions.

    A commercial key expiry period counts from the moment of the first activation on a PC / mobile device. When the license expires, Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone protection functions keep running, but you can no longer update the antivirus databases, neither manually nor automatically. 

    Owners of commercial key files can receive full technical support rendered by Kaspersky Lab over phone and via HelpDesk).

    WarningWe strongly recommend saving a copy of an acquired key file on a removable media (diskette, flash, CD). It allows to restore the key file if necessary.

  • A trial key file. Trial key files have a limited validity period (30 days for example) and serve for trying Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone for a set period of time.

    While the commercial key is valid, you can use all the application functions. It is impossible to use a second trial key file, neither you can use a trial key file after using a commercial key file. Kaspersky Lab trial key files are free.

    When the license expires, Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone stops functioning.

    Owners of trial key files can receive only limited technical support rendered by Kaspersky Lab via HelpDesk. (Owners of trial key files cannot communicate with the Technical Support directly).

You can add a key file or renew a license via the policy for mobile devices.

Kaspersky Endpoint Security 8 for Smartphone can use only one key file at a time.

 
 
 
 
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