How do I Install an Antivirus by a CD on my Laptop

A laptop is a portable computer which that increase the user’s efficiency by many folds thus it is one of the most used computing devices with billions of users worldwide but some of the users face a few technical issues.

These problems are created due to some viruses which may prove to be fatal for the Laptop’s operating system thus a user needs an anti-virus software to detect and remove these viruses.

What is the process to install an anti-virus program in Laptop by using CD

For getting this software in the Laptop the user needs to follow this process.

  • The user needs to open the operating system of the Laptop and then insert the antivirus CD in the disk drive slot available on the device.
  • Select the program in My Computer or My PC folder and open the program with a right-click of the mouse to start the installation process.
  • In the process of installation, the user is required to follow all the necessary steps and in this process, the installation window will provide the necessary assistance to the user by guiding through the process.
  • The user needs to agree to the license that shows all the terms and conditions of the anti-virus program.
  • When the process is completed then the user is recommended to close the installation window and remove the CD from Laptop.

If the anti-virus software is asking the user for installing other programs in the Laptop then the user is recommended not to download them, because the anti-virus program does not need any help of the 3rd party to work properly.

Things to do after installing the anti-virus via CD in the Laptop

  • After installing it, the user is recommended to restart the Laptop so that the new program’s settings can properly take place in the Operating System of the Laptop.
  • Any antivirus software which is installed with CD always miss some of the important updates, thus most of the time when a user completes the installation process.
  • Thus, he gets the update now message and the user should update the virus or spyware definition in the anti-virus program.

If you are not able to install an antivirus CD on my laptop then you can establish the contact with the customer support of the manufacturer of the Laptop or anti-virus program developer to get the required information for installing the anti-malware software properly in the Laptop.

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