How do I register Dr.Web serial number if my computer has no connection with the Internet?
It is impossible to register Dr.Web serial number without access to the Internet, but you can do it from any computer, if your PC does not have a connection to the Internet.
Visit http://products.drweb.com/register/. and register there your Dr.Web serial number. If you register a renewal number, you should also submit your current (or expired) key file. After the registration you will see a link from where you can download the archive called drweb32.zip with your license key file (drweb32.key). Download this archive, copy it on a diskette or burn on a CD and save it in your computer and extract the key file into Dr.Web installation directory.
IMPORTANT!!! Do not forget – at least once a month – to download new distribution of Dr.Web, as its engine, components, help files are also get updated, not only its virus base.
How do I register if I have already Dr.Web Anti-virus installed on my PC, but the license key expired?
To register a Dr.Web serial number you can choose either option.
How do I register if I do not have Dr.Web Anti-virus installed on my PC?
You may choose either option. You may download the Dr.Web anti-virus from the Download section of Dr.Web www-site and then register the serial number and receive a key file. You may also first register the serial member and receive Dr.Web key file. In this case, you should unzip and save this key file into known to you location. Then you should download and install the Dr.Web anti-virus. During the installation you should omit the registration procedure. When the installation completed place the license key file to Dr.Web installation directory (in MS Windows it is usually C:\Program Files\DrWeb).
How do I register if I my Dr.Web demo-key file is still valid?
Kindly register your new serial number at www-server of Doctor Web, Ltd. Fill out attentively all the fields required. After the registration completed, immediately a license key file will be sent to your e-mail address. Unzip the key file from the archive and place it to the directory the Dr.Web anti-virus is already installed (in MS Windows it is usually C:\Program Files\DrWeb). A program will ask if demo key file should be replaced with the new Dr.Web license key file. Confirm the replacement. Dr.Web license key file will be placed to the Dr.Web installation directory (in MS Windows it is usually C:\Program Files\DrWeb).
What should I do first - register my Dr.Web serial number and receive a key file, or download and install the Dr.Web anti-virus?
It makes no difference what your first step is. But let us describe all possible variants.