Activating Malwarebytes Privacy enables you to encrypt your Internet traffic when the application is turned on. Before you can activate Malwarebytes Privacy, you need to have the application installed on your Windows device. For instructions, see Download and install Malwarebytes Privacy on a Windows device.
After you purchase, you receive an order confirmation email which includes your Malwarebytes Privacy license key. For help locating your license key, see Find my premium license key.
Activate Malwarebytes Privacy on your Windows device
- Open Malwarebytes Privacy.
- On the welcome page, click Get Started.
- In the License key field, enter your Malwarebytes Privacy license key exactly as it appears in your confirmation email.
- Click Activate.
- A series of informational screens appear. Click Next to continue.
- You'll get to a final informational screen. Click Got it to complete activation.
You have successfully activated your Malwarebytes Privacy. For steps to secure your connection, see Turn on Malwarebytes Privacy.
Return to the Malwarebytes Privacy guide.