Install and Activate Malwarebytes for Android device

June 22, 2020

This article guides you to install and activate Malwarebytes for Android. If you have purchased a license key or just want to use the free version, no difference.

Malwarebytes for Android system requirements and prerequisites

Before starting, review the items below to ensure a successful installation of Malwarebytes for Android.

  • An active internet connection is required.
  • Operating System: Minimum Android 6.0  with Google Play.
  • Provide a license key to activate.

Download and install Malwarebytes for Android

Malwarebytes for Android is available from the Google Play Store.  See the instructions in this article to install Malwarebytes on Android devices.

1. On your Android device, open the Google Play Store DOC-1308-1.png app.

2. Search Malwarebytes for Android.

3. Tap Install.

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4. Wait for Malwarebytes for Android be installed, then tap Open to begin using Malwarebytes for Android.

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5. Tab Get started to lunch Malwarebytes.

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6. Tap Give permission to allow Malwarebytes to access files and folders in order to protect your device.

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7. Tap ALLOW.

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8. You may tap Start Premium trial to enjoy a free 30-day trial of Malwarebytes Premium, with no obligation to purchase. If you wish to use the limited free version, tap SKIP.

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Activate Malwarebytes Premium on Android device

If you purchased a license key from the Softkeycenter store, you must have Installed Malwarebytes for Android and have a copy of your license key to activate premium features on your Android device

  1. Open Malwarebytes on your android device.
  2. Tap the Menu icon in the upper-left corner of your screen.
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3. Scroll down and tap Premium features.

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4. Tap Activate.

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5. Enter your Premium license key, then tap APPLY.

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After you have activated your license key, Malwarebytes shows Your Premium account is active! and Premium features are turned on automatically.

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