"Activation code is not suitable for this application" error

 
 

"Activation code is not suitable for this application" error

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Latest update: December 19, 2019 ID: 13770
 
 
 
 

Cause

The error occurs when:

  • the activation code is intended for a different application
  • you are trying to activate a recent Kaspersky application with a code intended for an obsolete version
  • you are trying to activate an obsolete Kaspersky application with a code intended for a recent version

Solution

  1. Find out the application name and version intended for your activation code. See this article for instructions.
  2. Find out which application version is installed on your computer. See this article for instructions.
  3. Download the latest version of the application that corresponds to your activation code, from the Kaspersky website:
  4. If there is an older version of the application installed on your computer, uninstall it. See this article for instructions. 
  5. Download and install the latest version of the application and activate it with the code.  
 
 
 
 
 

What to do if the issue persists

 
 
 
 
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