Activate webroot from www.webroot.com/safe

Webroot antivirus activation is simple through online process, when you visit www.webroot.com/safe the software will be downloaded immediately without any steps to be taken. The process of activation is simple in three steps 1. Download software 2. Install or run file 3. Enter activation key code. Webroot can be bought through online store or best buy as this is exclusive product of best buy platfrom. you may get higher discount if you purchase frombest buy store.

What is webroot activation key code

Webroot activation key code is 20 character alphabatic code which require to activate webroot security product.

Where is my 20 digit activation key code

If you purchased it online check your registered mail or if purchased from bestbuy store look at back side of your webroot retail card.
Sample activation code is : XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX

Where to enter webroot activation key code

There are two methods for webroot subscription activation


  1. Open the browser and search www.webroot.com/safe
  2. Enter the Log in details.
  3. You will be prompted to give the activation code
  4. Type in the activationn code and press enter.
  5. Although, if you are a new user, you need to click on Create an Account button in order to make a new account.
  6. Fill in all the necessary details to sign up.
  7. Now, choose an appropriate subscription from the given list of all webroot subscriptions.
  8. Click on the Download button.


  1. Open the box of purchased webroot product. Insert the CD in the CD drive of your computer system.
  2. Follow the prompts on the screen to download the webroot antivirus.

If you have used activation code in offline mode, then directly go to www.webroot.com/safe and activate webrooot susbcription

How to Install webroot on Windows and Mac

Installation process of webroot on windows and mac is different.

Windows OS

  1. Go to the default downloads folder and double click on the downloaded webroot activate file to open it.
  2. In the prompt which will appear on the screen, click on Yes.
  3. Wait until the installation process is finished. It may take 5-10 minutes.
  4. Click on close and restart your computer.

Mac OS

  1. Go to the blue colored face shaped application named Finder on the Dock of your Mac.
  2. Find the downloaded file of webroot and double click on it.
  3. Click on the continue button two times.
  4. Click on the agree button.
  5. Click again on continue.
  6. Click on Install and then enter the password for your Mac.
  7. Click on close when the installation is finished.

Uninstall webroot

Users may be required to uninstall webroot from their devices. Follow the below mentioned steps to uninstall webroot:
  1. Open start and go to the Control Panel.
  2. Go to Programs and click on the link called Uninstall a program.
  3. In the window of Programs and Features, choose the webroot antivirus program and right click on it. Click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Wait patiently. It may take up to several minutes.
  5. Click on close when the process is complete.
  6. Reboot the computer system.
Reinstalling webroot

There might come a time when you need to shift your webroot antivirus to another device. In a case like that, just uninstall the webroot and then follow the below given steps to reinstall it on a new computer:

  1. Boot the new device.
  2. Go to webroot.com/safe and sign in to your webroot account.
  3. Download webroot which you were using earlier.
  4. After downloading, install the setup by following the steps mentioned above.
  5. Fill in the old activation code.
  6. you have completed webroot activate process on the device.

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