Installing the standalone version of Avast SecureLine VPN for Windows

This article contains instructions for installing the standalone version of Avast SecureLine VPN for Windows. If you use Avast Antivirus, SecureLine VPN is already installed as a program component.

Before you install Avast SecureLine VPN, ensure that you are logged into Windows with administrator permissions, no other programs are running in Windows, and your antivirus protection is temporarily disabled (for instructions refer to your vendor's documentation).

  • Windows 10 except Mobile and IoT Core Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 8/8.1 except RT and Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 7 SP1 or higher, any Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows Vista SP2 or higher, except Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows XP SP3, any Edition (32-bit)
  • Windows fully compatible PC with Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 processor or above (must support SSE2 instructions)
  • 256 MB RAM or above
  • 100 MB free space on the hard disk
  • Internet connection

Install Avast SecureLine VPN standalone

To install Avast SecureLine VPN as a standalone version, follow these steps:

  1. Download the Avast SecureLine VPN setup file from the Avast website or from the download button below: Download Avast SecureLine VPN ...and save the file avast_secureline_setup.exe in a location where you can easily find it (for example, on your Windows Desktop).
  2. Run the downloaded setup file, ...and if prompted by the User Account Control, confirm permission to begin the installation process.
  3. Select your language and click OK, then click Next to continue.
  4. Tick I accept the agreement to confirm that you have read and accept the terms of the License Agreement, then click Next.
  5. Click Browse... if you want to change the default installation folder, then click Next.
  6. Click Install.
    If prompted by the Windows Security dialog for permissions to install the VPN Network Adapter from Sparklabs, click Install.
  7. Click Finish.

You can open Avast SecureLine VPN by double-clicking the shortcut icon on your Windows Desktop. To activate the SecureLine VPN standalone version, read the following article:

  • Avast SecureLine VPN 1.x for Windows
  • 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
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic / Home Premium / Business / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 2, 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows XP Home / Professional / Media Center Edition - Service Pack 3, 32-bit

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