Access this tool at: Menu ▸ Tools ▸ SecureLine VPN
SecureLine is a virtual private network (VPN) service offered by Avast. A VPN creates a secure "tunnel" through the Internet to secure your connection to public networks. It prevents hackers from stealing your personal data when using unsecured, public WiFi connections such as in coffee shops and airports.
With a SecureLine subscription you can choose from different server locations to give you optimal connection speed and access to geo-restricted content.
After purchasing a subscription to gain full access to SecureLine service you must insert the license file.
- Save the license file to your computer.
- Go to Settings ▸ Subscription ▸ Already have a license file? and click Insert it here
- Find the license file on your system and double-click to open the file.
Connecting to SecureLine
Connect to the nearest server location by doing the following:
- Go to Tools ▸ SecureLine VPN
- Click Connect.
Note: Click Change location to manually select a specific server location.