Resetting the Avast PIN for Anti-Theft in Avast Mobile Security

There are two methods to change the Avast PIN for Anti-Theft:

  • Avast Mobile Security allows you to change your PIN directly during verification using your Google Account credentials.
  • Avast Account allows you to change your PIN remotely from any device using a web browser.

Change your Avast PIN

To change your Avast PIN via Google Account:

  1. When you are prompted in Avast Mobile Security to type your current PIN, tap the Menu icon (three dots) and select Reset PIN.
  2. You are redirected to the Google Account login page. Tap Next to confirm your e-mail address.
  3. Type your password for Google Account, and tap Next.
  4. Type your new PIN and retype it to confirm changes.

To change your Avast PIN via Avast Account:

  1. Log into your Avast Account and select your device.
  2. Go to Settings.
  3. Select the Anti-Theft tab.
  4. Type your new PIN twice, and confirm changes by clicking Save.

Your new Avast PIN is configured.

  • Avast Anti-Theft for Android
  • Avast Mobile Security 6.x
  • Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean, API 16) or higher

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