How to upgrade to Bitdefender 2018

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Bitdefender 2018 gives you unmatched cyber-security and offers a wealth of features designed to keep your family safe. It is the first version to be delivered via product update, instead of uninstall and install.

Users who want to upgrade for free to the newest Bitdefender version must download the latest installation file from Bitdefender Central and then follow the steps presented in the video below. Activation is possible only with a valid subscription.

 

If you are using the 2017 version, you can upgrade to the newest version by following these steps:

1. Download the latest installation file from Bitdefender Central and run it.

NOTE: This will automatically download Bitdefender 2018 and uninstall Bitdefender 2017.

2. Restart your computer.

3. Click INSTALL.

4. After the installation is complete, click START USING BITDEFENDER.

5. In the new window, click FINISH. You can now use your Bitdefender 2018 product.

 

If you are using the 2016 version, you can upgrade to Bitdefender 2018 by following these steps:

1. Download the latest installation file from Bitdefender Central and run it.

NOTE: This will automatically download Bitdefender 2018 and uninstall Bitdefender 2016.

2. Restart your computer.

3. Click INSTALL.

4. After the installation is complete, click START USING BITDEFENDER.

5. In the new window, click FINISH. You can now use your Bitdefender 2018 product.

 

If you are using the 2015 version or an older one, you can upgrade to Bitdefender 2018 by following these steps:

1. Download the latest installation file from Bitdefender Central and run it.

NOTE: This will automatically download Bitdefender 2018 and uninstall your old Bitdefender product.

2. Restart your computer.

3. Click INSTALL.

4. After the installation is complete, click START USING BITDEFENDER.

5. In the new window, click FINISH. You can now use your Bitdefender 2018 product.

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