How to renew the license for Kaspersky solutions for home

Latest update: July 11, 2023 ID: 13278

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Kaspersky for Windows protects your digital life with technologies that go beyond anti-virus.


This article concerns:

  • Kaspersky Basic, Standard, Plus, Premium
  • Kaspersky Internet Security
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus
  • Kaspersky Total Security

See Online Help for instructions on how to renew the license for Kaspersky Security Cloud.


If you are using an activation code

Renew your license using the activation code:

  1. Connect the application to My Kaspersky to save your previous license information. For instructions, see this article.
  2. Buy the renewal activation code on the Kaspersky website.
  3. Add the new activation code to the application. Choose one of the instructions below.

Once you entered the renewal code, the application automatically checks whether you have got a previous license. If the previous license is not found, the application will ask you to enter it manually. See this article for more information.

To learn how to view the details of your activation code for a Kaspersky application, see this article.

If you are using automatic renewal or have a subscription

Subscriptions are renewed automatically within a few days before expiration date. If automatic renewal requires user manual actions, to update your bank details as an example, the license will be renewed automatically within 24 hours. If the license did not renew automatically, follow the instructions from this article.

To learn more about auto-renewal, see this article

If you have bought subscription for a Kaspersky application from a third-party service provider, you can manage your subscription by contacting the provider. For details, see Online Help.


How to add the renewal code to the application when your current license is active


How to add the renewal code to the application to renew your expired license


What to do in case of activation issues

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