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Installing AVG TuneUp

AVG TuneUp for Windows is an optimization tool that detects unnecessary items and performance issues on your PC, optimizes disk space, and improves the speed of your system.

AVG TuneUp is a paid product that requires a subscription to use. This article explains how to install the application and either start using the product in free-trial mode, activate an existing subscription, or purchase AVG TuneUp.

AVG TuneUp Premium for Mac is an optimization tool that detects unnecessary items and performance issues on your Mac, optimizes disk space, and improves the speed of your system.

AVG TuneUp Premium is a paid product that requires a subscription to use. This article explains how to install the application and either activate an existing subscription, or purchase AVG TuneUp Premium.

Install AVG TuneUp

  1. Click the button below to download the AVG TuneUp setup file, and save it to a familiar location on your PC (by default, all files are saved to your Downloads folder). Download AVG TuneUp for Windows
  2. Right-click the downloaded setup file avg_tuneup_online_setup.exe and select Run as administrator from the context menu.
  3. If prompted for permission by the User Account Control dialog, click Yes.
If you are unable to authorize installation of AVG TuneUp, refer to the following article for advice:
  1. To change the default setup language, click the current language in the top-right corner of the screen. Then, click Install Now to proceed with installation.
  2. Wait while setup installs AVG TuneUp on your PC.
  3. Choose one of the options below:
    • Free trial: If you have not yet purchased an AVG TuneUp subscription, you can continue to use the product in free-trial mode for a limited time period. Click Scan Now to run a comprehensive Maintenance scan and immediately check your PC for system junk, broken shortcuts, and other issues.
    • Activate: If you purchased AVG TuneUp before installation, activate your paid subscription. For detailed activation instructions, refer to the following article:
    • Purchase: Click Extend Subscription, then follow the on-screen instructions to purchase an AVG TuneUp subscription.

AVG TuneUp is now installed on your PC.

  1. Click the button below to download the AVG TuneUp Premium setup file, and save it to a familiar location on your Mac (by default, downloaded files are saved to your Downloads folder).
    Download AVG TuneUp Premium for Mac
  2. Double-click the downloaded setup file avgtuneup.dmg.
  3. Double-click the AVG TuneUp Premium icon.
  4. Click Continue.
  5. Click Continue to confirm that you have read the Avast End User License Agreement, then click Agree to confirm that you accept the terms.
  6. Click Install to proceed with default installation, or click Change Install Location... if you want to make changes to the default setup.
  7. If prompted, use your Touch ID or enter your administrator User Name and Password, then click Install Software.
  8. Wait while setup installs AVG TuneUp Premium on your Mac, then click Close.
  9. If you see the message You're now in scan only mode, choose one of the options below to unlock all features:
    • Activate: If you purchased AVG TuneUp Premium before installation, you need to activate your paid subscription. For detailed activation instructions, refer to the following article:
    • Purchase: Click Subscribe, then follow the on-screen instructions to purchase an AVG TuneUp Premium subscription.

AVG TuneUp Premium is now installed on your Mac.

If you purchased AVG TuneUp (Multi-Device), you can use AVG TuneUp on your Windows PC and on your Mac. You can also activate AVG Cleaner PRO for Android.

To confirm which subscription you purchased, check your AVG Account that is linked to the email address you used to purchase AVG TuneUp, or an order confirmation email.

Troubleshooting

If you experience any installation issues:

  • Ensure your PC meets the minimum system requirements below and your Windows is up-to-date.
  • Windows 10 except Mobile and IoT Core Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 8/8.1 except RT and Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 7 SP1 or later, any Edition (32 or 64-bit)
  • Windows fully compatible PC with Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 processor or above (must support SSE2 instructions)
  • 256 MB RAM or above
  • 400 MB free space on the hard disk
  • Internet connection to download, activate, and maintain application updates
  • Optimal standard screen resolution no less than 1024 x 768 pixels is recommended
  • Ensure your Mac meets the minimum system requirements.
  • Apple macOS 11.x (Big Sur), Apple macOS 10.15.x (Catalina), Apple macOS 10.14.x (Mojave), Apple macOS 10.13.x (High Sierra), Apple macOS 10.12.x (Sierra), Apple Mac OS X 10.11.x (El Capitan), Apple Mac OS X 10.10.x (Yosemite)
  • Intel based Mac computer with 64-bit processor
  • 512 MB RAM or above (1 GB RAM or higher preferred)
  • 68 MB minimum hard disk free space
  • Internet connection to download, activate, and maintain application updates
  • Optimal standard screen resolution no less than 1024 x 768 pixels is recommended

If the issue persists, contact AVG Support.

Further recommendations

To learn more about AVG TuneUp, refer to the following articles:

To learn more about AVG TuneUp Premium, refer to the following articles:

  • AVG TuneUp 20.x for Windows
  • AVG TuneUp Premium 3.x for Mac
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise - 32 / 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate - Service Pack 1, 32 / 64-bit
     
  • Apple macOS 10.15.x (Catalina)
  • Apple macOS 10.14.x (Mojave)
  • Apple macOS 10.13.x (High Sierra)
  • Apple macOS 10.12.x (Sierra)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.11.x (El Capitan)
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.10.x (Yosemite)

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