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How to Check If a Website Is Safe

Visiting an unsecured website? Don’t forget to protect your online security and privacy. Safeguard your information and learn more about iolo’s System Shield.

What is a Computer Worm and How to Remove It

Learn what computer worms are and how to get rid of them. Find out why they matter and how to prevent them. See iolo’s solutions to secure your system.

How to Browse Privately

Learn how to browse privately & protect your online privacy with our expert tips & tricks. Read our guide & browse the web in complete privacy today.

What is Phone Encryption and What are the Benefits?

Discover the benefits of phone encryption. Learn what phone encryption is & why it’s worth it. Read our guide now & secure your data today!

How to Remove Malware from Your PC

Learn expert tips to remove malware from your PC & safeguard your system. Get rid of malware with our step-by-step guide. Explore now.

How to Check for Malware

Stay one step ahead of malware. Discover effective methods to check for & prevent malicious software with iolo. Get started now!

How to Make an Unhackable Password

Enhance your online security by creating strong passwords. Find practical tips to create an unhackable password in our blog. Explore now!

How to Recover a Video

Don’t lose your important videos. Learn how to recover deleted videos with our easy-to-follow guide. Dive into our blog for more.

How Does a Password Manager Work?

You can simplify your online life with a password manager. Learn how a password manager works, its key features & how iolo can help. Read more now.

Do Computers Slow Down With Age?

Discover the truth about aging computers. Learn how to boost performance & reclaim speed today with iolo. Read now!

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What is iolo's Whole Home License?

The Whole Home License® is iolo’s licensing policy that allows you to install and keep your software running on all of your compatible devices within the same home. Previously, users were allowed to install and license their iolo software simultaneously on a maximum of three PCs. Under the Whole Home License, a single activation key allows you to use your iolo software on all of your PCs, other than any PCs you use for business purposes. What you need to know about Whole Home Licensing

  • You, your spouse, and your relatives living within the same household may use the same license on any number of PCs that you own which are not used for business.
  • For full legal terms and conditions, see

To install your iolo product on additional PCs:

  1. On the additional computer, download the latest version of your iolo product. Choose from the list of downloads offered here.
  2. Follow the steps in the installation wizard, and enter the same Activation Key that you used to install on your original computer.

You can view the Activation Key on the original computer from within System Mechanic > red menu bar > key icon > Activation Key.