Installing Norton Online Backup

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Installing Norton Online Backup

You can install Norton Online Backup on up to five computers (PC or Mac). Please select the type of computer you plan to backup files using Norton Online Backup.

Before you begin, if you haven’t already done so, ensure that you have activated your Norton Online Backup through your AOL MyBenefits page. To learn how to activate your Norton Online Backup benefit, check out our help article AOL MyBenefits FAQs.

Installing Norton Online Backup on Windows:

1. Go to mybenefits.aol.com and enter your master Username or Email and Password, then click Sign In.

2. Locate Norton Online Backup and click ACTIVATE.

3. Click Continue.

4. To register for your 5GB Norton Online Backup account, enter your Email address, Password, Retype password, after reading the Terms and Conditions, check the checkbox and click SIGN UP.

5. Click Download to download the Norton Online Backup software.

6. Click Run.

7. Click Run again.

8. Click Install.

9. Click DONE.

You’ve successfully installed Norton Online Backup on your computer. You can install Norton Online Backup on up to five computers. If you would like to install the application on another computer, follow the steps in this article again for Windows. If you are downloading the application on a Mac, read the steps below to learn how.

To run Norton Online Backup to backup your files, please visit our help article Running Norton Online Backup.

Installing Norton Online Backup on Mac:

1. Go to mybenefits.aol.com and enter your master Username or Email and Password, then click Sign In.

2. Locate Norton Online Backup and click ACTIVATE.

3. Click Continue.

4. To register for your 5GB Norton Online Backup account, enter your Email address, Password, Retype password, after reading the Terms and Conditions, check the checkbox and click SIGN UP.

5. Click Download to download the Norton Online Backup software.

6. In the Downloads box, double click NortonOnlineBackup.pkg.

7. Click Continue.

8. Click the Install for all users of this computer option, then click Continue again.

9. Click Install.

10. Click DONE.

11. You will receive a message on your screen that your Norton Online Backup was successfully installed. Click Close.

You’ve successfully installed Norton Online Backup on your computer. You can install Norton Online Backup on up to five computers. If you would like to install the application on another computer, follow the steps in this article again for Mac. If you are downloading the application on Windows, read the steps above to learn how.

To run Norton Online Backup to backup your files, please visit our help article Running Norton Online Backup.


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Last updated: 04-20-2012
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