Activating Avast Cleanup Premium

Avast Cleanup Premium for Windows is a paid product that requires a subscription to use. After installing Avast Cleanup Premium, you may need to manually activate your subscription.

Avast Cleanup Premium for Mac is a paid product that requires a subscription to use. After installing Avast Cleanup Premium, you may need to manually activate your subscription by entering a valid activation code.

Avast Cleanup Premium for Android is a paid product that requires a subscription to use. After installing Avast Cleanup, you can activate your subscription and unlock the paid features by entering a valid activation code.

Avast Cleanup Premium subscriptions purchased via Google Play Store are activated automatically on the device used to make the purchase and do not need to be manually activated.

Your chosen activation method:

Enter activation code

To activate Avast Cleanup Premium using an activation code:

  1. Locate your activation code. This is most commonly found in your order confirmation email. For detailed instructions, refer to the following article:
  2. Double-click the Avast Cleanup Premium icon on your Windows desktop to open the application.
  3. Go to MenuMy subscriptions.
  4. Click Enter activation code.
  5. Type or paste your activation code (including hyphens) into the text box, then click Enter.
  6. Check your subscription details. If you have more than one valid subscription, click the down arrow to select the subscription you want to use.
    Click Continue to complete activation.

Your Avast Cleanup Premium subscription should now be active. If activation is unsuccessful, refer to the possible solutions in this article.

If you purchased Avast Cleanup Premium (Multi-Device), you can use your activation code to activate Avast Cleanup Premium on your Windows, Mac, and Android devices.

To confirm which subscription you purchased, check your order confirmation email or your Avast Account that is linked to the email address you used to purchase Avast Cleanup Premium.
  1. Locate your activation code. This is most commonly found in your order confirmation email. For detailed instructions, refer to the following article:
  2. Double-click the Avast Cleanup icon in your Applications folder to open the application.
  3. Click Insert activation code on the main application screen, ...or click Avast CleanupInsert activation code in the Apple menu bar.
  4. Type or paste your activation code (including hyphens) into the text box, then click Activate.

Your Avast Cleanup Premium subscription should now be active. If activation is unsuccessful, refer to the possible solutions in this article.

If you have not yet enabled Full Disk Access, refer to the following article for instructions to complete initial setup of Avast Cleanup Premium:

If you purchased Avast Cleanup Premium (Multi-Device), you can use your activation code to activate Avast Cleanup Premium on your Mac, Windows, and Android devices.

To confirm which subscription you purchased, check your order confirmation email or your Avast Account that is linked to the email address you used to purchase Avast Cleanup Premium.
  1. Locate your activation code. This is most commonly found in your order confirmation email. For detailed instructions, refer to the following article:
  2. Tap the Avast Cleanup icon on the Home screen of your device. The app opens.
  3. Tap Upgrade.
  4. Tap More options (three dots) ▸ Enter activation code.
  5. Type or paste your activation code (including hyphens) into the text box, then tap Confirm.

Your Avast Cleanup Premium subscription should now be active. If activation is unsuccessful, refer to the possible solutions in this article.

If you purchased Avast Cleanup Premium (Multi-Device), you can use your activation code to activate Avast Cleanup Premium on your Android, Windows, and Mac devices.

To confirm which subscription you purchased, check your order confirmation email or your Avast Account that is linked to the email address you used to purchase Avast Cleanup Premium.

Sign in to Avast Account

To activate Avast Cleanup Premium using your Avast Account:

  1. Double-click the Avast Cleanup Premium icon on your Windows desktop to open the application.
  2. Go to MenuMy subscriptions.
  3. Click Sign in to Avast Account.
  4. Enter the credentials for your Avast Account that is linked to the email address you used to purchase Avast Cleanup Premium, then click Sign in.
    If you do not have an Avast Account, select the Create account tab to create a new Avast Account with the same email address that you used to purchase Avast Cleanup Premium.
  5. Check your subscription details. If you have more than one valid subscription, click the down arrow to select the subscription you want to use.
    Click Continue to complete activation.

Your Avast Cleanup Premium subscription should now be active. If activation is unsuccessful, refer to the possible solutions in this article.

If you purchased Avast Cleanup Premium (Multi-Device), you can activate Avast Cleanup Premium on your Windows, Mac, and Android devices.

To confirm which subscription you purchased, check your order confirmation email or your Avast Account that is linked to the email address you used to purchase Avast Cleanup Premium.

Still need help?

We recommend reviewing the information below, which explains how to resolve some of the most common activation issues.

Try these possible solutions:

Try these possible solutions:

  • Ensure that your Avast Account is linked to your Avast Cleanup Premium subscription. To verify this, sign in to your Avast Account in your web browser and click the Subscriptions tile to see a list of the linked subscriptions.
  • If your Avast Cleanup Premium subscription does not appear in your Avast Account, you can manually add the subscription. For instructions, refer to the following article:
  • Completely uninstall and then reinstall Avast Cleanup. This can resolve issues that are caused by incorrect configuration or corrupted files. We recommend following the exact steps in the articles linked below: After reinstallation, try activating your subscription again.

If you are still unable to activate your subscription, you can optionally click the link below to open the Avast Technical Support form. After you submit the request, an Avast Support agent will contact you to help resolve the issue.

Further recommendations

To learn more about Avast Cleanup Premium, refer to the following article:

To learn how to use Avast Cleanup Premium, refer to the relevant article below:

 

To learn how to transfer your subscription to a different device, refer to the following article:

  • Avast Cleanup Premium 21.x for Windows
  • Avast Cleanup Premium 4.x for Mac
  • Avast Cleanup Premium 5.x for Android
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 1, 32 / 64-bit
     
  • Apple macOS 11.x (Big Sur)
  • Apple macOS 10.15.x (Catalina)
  • Apple macOS 10.14.x (Mojave)
  • Apple macOS 10.13.x (High Sierra)
  • Apple macOS 10.12.x (Sierra)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.11.x (El Capitan)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.10.x (Yosemite)
     
  • Google Android 6.0 (Marshmellow, API 23) or later

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