Avira is running a promotion together with StarMoney to give free 6 months license key/activation code of Avira Premium Security Suite + StarMoney 7.0. Six months is a good promotion for any software, especially with Avira, which is rare to get. This promotion is valid till March 28.
About Avira Premium Security Suite:
The Avira Premium Security suite is Avira’s full protection software. Compared to Avira AntiVir Premium, Avira Premium Security Suite not only offers you comprehensive protection from viruses, worms, Trojans, rootkits, phishing, adware and spyware while surfing and emailing, it also has an extra FireWall to protect you from external attack. The suite also blocks nuisance spam mail, while the backup function creates a backup copy of your data.
About StarMoney 7.0:
With StarMoney 7.0, you can manage all your online accounts with one program, no matter which bank you have your accounts. More than 1,000,000 satisfied private customers as well as all the major financial institutions rely on StarMoney to manage their own finances. This certifies the TÜV seal of approval StarMoney highest security in online banking.
How to use Premium Security Suite + Star Money 7.0 free 6 months?
1, Just go to the promo page here and download the programs.
Note: The program is installed by default in the German language but the Promotion Key matches the English version.
2, This is a German installer. Install it, during installation, click on – Product testen
3, Then fill the form and click next. (You should register with a new email address, as they don’t send you license if you have registered previously. )
4, After filling the form, You will see you have 184 days subscription period, click “Cancel” and exit the installation process. (so you don’t have to install the german version first to obtain the license)
5, If you’re new to “Avira”, you will recive an email from Avira. Open the email and click on the link in it to download the HDEBD KEY.
6, If you already registered your email in previous promos you will not receive any email, you need to visit https://license.avira.com/ and login to your account to download ‘hbedv.key” file. You may also to install the german version first, then open my Computer and navigate to following path C:\Program Files\Avira\AntiVir Desktop, find the hbedv.key file and copy it to a safe place. Uninstall the german version and install the english version.
7, Download Avira Premium Security Suite english version from this link.
The annoying thing is that every time you run a scan an annoying pop up reminder will tell you are running a 180 days evaluation key, same everytime you log in to Windows and you update AVIRA data base virus definitions.
On the same Promotion page, you can also download another application – StarMoney 7.0, but it seems there isn’t a english version of StarMoney 7.0.
Updated: Another Promotion offer by Computer Shopper magazine, which is giving away free Avira Security Suite 2011 license key for 184 days.