How to install Trend Micro to another device?

Posted by Mustafa Findik on

This article shows you how to download, install, and activate additional protection to your Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS devices using your Maximum Security license.

1. Adding a Windows computer

2. Adding a Mac computer

3. Adding an Android device

4. Adding an iOS device

 

Adding a Windows computer

To add a Windows computer under your subscription, do the following:

  1. Open the main console of your Trend Micro Security software.
    1. Click this button below to download MainConsole.zip

      Download MainConsole.zip

    2. Open MainConsole.zip and run MainConsole.bat. This will open Trend Micro Security Main Console.
  2. Click Protect Another Device.

    Main console

  3. Click Add a device.

    Add Device

  4. Click Windows icon.

    Add Device

  5. Select how you want to share Maximum Security:
  6. Double-click TrendMicro_16.0_HE_Full.exe to run it.

    Click Yes when the UserAccount Control window appears.

  7. Wait for the installer to extract the files needed for the installation.

    Extracting

  8. Wait as Trend Micro checks if your computer is compatible for installation.

    Checking the computer

  9. Type your serial number, then click Next.

    Enter the serial number

  10. Read the Data Disclosure Notice, then click Next.

    Data Disclosure Notice

  11. Read the License Agreement, then click Agree and Install.

    Accept the License Agreement

  12. Wait for the program to install. This may take a couple of minutes.

    Installing

  13. Provide a computer name, then click Next.

    Computer Name

  14. Installation Completed window should appear. Click Finish.

    Installation completed

  15. Trend Micro main console should open. Your computer is now protected.

    Protected

 

 

Adding a Mac computer

To add a Mac computer under your subscription, do the following:

  1. Open the main console of your Trend Micro Security software.
    1. Click this button below to download MainConsole.zip

      Download MainConsole.zip

    2. Open MainConsole.zip and run MainConsole.bat. This will open Trend Micro Security Main Console.
  2. Click Protect Another Device.

    Main console

  3. Click Add a device.

    Add Device

  4. Click Mac icon.

    Add Device

  5. Select how you want to share Maximum Security:
  6. Open the Antivirus for Mac installer.

    Click Install Trend Micro Antivirus.

    Installer

  7. Click Open on the security warning to continue the installation.
  8. Click Continue.

    Installer Prompt

  9. Wait for System Check to finish.

    Welcome screen

  10. Click Continue on the Welcome screen.

    Welcome screen

  11. Read the Data Collection Notice, then click Continue.

    Data Collection Notice

  12. Read the License Agreement, then click Continue.

    License Agreement

  13. Click Agree when prompted to accept the License Agreement.

    Agree on License Agreement

    You may click Disagree if you do not agree with the terms of the License Agreement but this will automatically terminate the installation process.

  14. Type your serial number on the field provided, then click Continue.

    Enter serial number

    You can find the serial number from the CD sleeve or Order Confirmation email.
    If you want to install the trial version, select Start a free trial of Trend Micro Antivirus, then click Continue.

  15. Click Install.

    Install

  16. Type your administrator password, then click Install Software.

  17. Wait while the Trend Micro components are installed onto your Mac.

    Installation successful

  18. Click Close after the installation is done.

    Installation successful

 

Adding an Android device

To add an Android device under your subscription, do the following:

  1. Open the main console of your Trend Micro Security software.

    Click this button below to download MainConsole.zip

    Open MainConsole.zip and run MainConsole.bat. This will open Trend Micro Security Main Console.


  2. Click Protect Another Device.

    Main console

  3. Click Add a device.

    Add Device

  4. Click Android icon.

    Add Device

  5. Select how you want to share Maximum Security:
  6. Tap Install.
  7. Tap Accept, then wait for the download to finish.
  8. Tap Open to open Mobile Security app.
  9. Click Continue on Privacy and Personal Data Collection Disclosure.
  10. Agree with the License Agreement, tap Accept.
  11. On the bottom part of the app, tap Start Free Trial Now.
  12. Tap Use an Activation Code.
  13. Enter your Trend Micro serial number, then tap OK.
  14. Sign in with your Trend Micro account.

 

Adding an iOS device

NOTE: Devices running in iOS 8 or having 32 bus width are not supported by the new version of Mobile Security. For more information, you may refer to this Knowledge Base article: System requirements for Mobile Security for iOS.

To add an iOS device under your subscription, do the following:

  1. Open the main console of your Trend Micro Security software.
    1. Click this button below to download MainConsole.zip

      Download MainConsole.zip

    2. Open MainConsole.zip and run MainConsole.bat. This will open Trend Micro Security Main Console.
  2. Click Protect Another Device.

    Main console

  3. Click Add a device.

    Add Device

  4. Click iOS icon.

    Add Device

  5. Select how you want to share Maximum Security:


    OPTION 1: Send email
    1. Type the email address you want to receive the email with the link to download the program.
    2. Click Send.

      Send email

    3. On your iOS device, open your email.
    4. Click the download link from the email you received. Wait for the download to finish.

    OPTION 2: Copy link
    1. To copy the download link, click Copy link.

      Copy link

    2. Send the link using an instant messaging app to your iOS device.
    3. On your iOS device, open the link. Wait for the download to finish.

    OPTION 3: Scan QR Code
    1. Scan the QR code using any QR code scanner installed on your iOS device.

      Scan QR code

    2. Tap Get.
  6. Tap Install.
  7. Tap Open once installation is finished.
  8. Click Continue on Privacy and Personal Data Collection Disclosure.
  9. Accept the License Agreement.
  10. Tap Next, then tap Done.
  11. Tap Set Up Account to activate the subscription, then sign in to your account.

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