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How do I renew my subscription?

Article Number: 178 | Last Updated: Wed, Jun 6, 2012 12:22 AM

There are three main ways to renew your subscription with PC Tools.  These consist of Automatic Renewal, Manual Renewal and prompts from within your PC Tools product

Automatic Renewal

The PC Tools Automatic Renewal service is the easiest, fastest and most convenient way to renew your product before it expires.  Shortly before your subscription is due to expire and before you are billed, you will receive email notification alerting you that your subscription will soon be Automatically Renewed.  For more information on how Automatic Renewal works please click here


Manual Renewal

To manually renew your product simply locate your product from the following list and click on it.  Once on that page enter you License Code exactly as it appears in your My Account and click on the ’Renew Now’ button.

Click on the relevant product below to Manually Renew

PC Tools Internet Security

PC Tools Spyware Doctor with Antivirus

PC Tools Spyware Doctor

PC Tools Performance Toolkit

PC Tools Registry Mechanic

PC Tools File Recover

PC Tools Privacy Guardian

Top Tip: To renew your subscription, you will need your existing license code for your PC Tools product.

You can find your existing License Code by signing in to My Account and clicking on the ’My Licenses’ tab.

For further information on License Codes please click here

Important: After you have renewed your subscription, ensure that you run Smart Update to update your subscription expiry information on your computer.  Click here for more information on Smart Updating.

Product Prompts

If you are not enrolled in the Automatic Renewal service, you will receive prompts from the PC Tools product when your subscription is close to expiring.  When you receive these prompts please follow the steps highlighted for Manual Renewal. 

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