U S E R GU I D E
STEP 6. COMPLETING INSTALLATION
During this step, the Wizard informs you of the completion of application installation. To start using Kaspersky Internet
Security immediately, make sure that the Run Kaspersky Internet Security check box is selected and click the Finish
If you have cleared the Run Kaspersky Internet Security check box before closing the Wizard, you will have to start the
In some cases, you may need to restart your operating system to complete installation.
STEP 7. ACTIVATING THE APPLICATION
The Activation Wizard is started at the first launch of Kaspersky Internet Security.
Activation is the process of making operational a fully functional version of the application for a specified period of time.
The following options for Kaspersky Internet Security activation are offered:
Activate application. Select this option and enter an activation code if you have purchased a license for the
If you specify an activation code for Kaspersky Anti-Virus or Kaspersky Total Security in the entry field, the
procedure for switching to Kaspersky Anti-Virus or Kaspersky Total Security starts after activation is completed.
Activate trial version of the application. Select this activation option if you want to install the trial version of
the application before making a decision on whether to purchase a license. You will be able to use the
application and all of its features during a short evaluation period. When the trial license expires, the trial version
of the application cannot be activated for a second time.
An Internet connection is required for activation of the application.
During application activation, you may have to register on My Kaspersky portal.
STEP 8. REGISTERING A USER
This step is not available in all versions of Kaspersky Internet Security.
Registered users are able to send requests to Technical Support and the Virus Lab through My Kaspersky portal,
manage activation codes conveniently, and receive the latest information about new applications and special offers from
If you agree to register, specify your registration data in the corresponding fields and click the Next button to send the
data to Kaspersky Lab.
In some cases user registration is required to start using the application.