If notifications about license validity are enabled, then you will also see the following pop-up windows in the bottom right hand part of the screen:
- notification that "Trial license has expired"
- notification that "Protection is not running"
If the main window of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012 was open, the following window appears:
In order to purchase a commercial activation code for Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012, perform the following:
The computer on which Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012 is installed should be connected to the Internet.
- open the main application window
- click on the Buy Now! button
The After the Trial page will be opened.
Find Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012 and select the appropriate options for the license (PC, Year) and then click “Buy Now”.
After that you will be redirected to your Shopping Cart. Follow the instructions and make your purchase. You can find detailed instruction on how to purchase a license in KB6646.
After your purchase processes you will get an email with an activation code for Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012.
You do not need to remove the expired trial version of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012. All you will need to do is activate your Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2012 using the activation code. You can find detailed instructions on how to activate the application in KB6297.