How do I obtain my Symantec Anti-Virus license key?

  1. Obtain your Symantec serial number by clicking the "My Licenses" tab above and expanding the Symantec AV product.
  2. Visit
  3. If you have previously registered with Symantec enter your username and password (then skip to step 8). Otherwise, click the Create Account button.
  4. Enter your email address then click "Do I already have an account?" If no account is found create a password, fill out the registration form and hit Submit.
  5. Review the Symantec user agreement and click "I Accept" if you accept the terms and conditions.
  6. A confirmation page will be displayed summarizing your registration information. In addition, you will receive a registration confirmation email which you should keep for your records.
  7. Click Licensing Portal Homepage.
  8. On this page click the ‘New Purchase’ button.
  9. Enter the Symantec Serial number you obtained previously, then click submit
  10. On the page titled ‘Get a License Key for a New Purchase’ click the ‘NEXT’ button at the bottom.
  11. On the next page verify the email address is where you want the License file sent, and click the ‘Complete Registration’ button.
  12. A copy of the license file will be sent to you, but if you want to go ahead and download a copy, you can do so on the next page.

show all topics