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Installation of G DATA Antivirus for Mac

Step 1.  Download the latest version of Antivirus Mac from the following link:  https://secure.gd/dl-avmac  

Step 2.  Once the above file has been downloaded, open it.

Step 3.   Double-click  the G DATA Antivirus (...) .pkg file.

Step 4.  Click  Continue 

Step 5.  Click  Continue .

Step 6.  Read the license agreement then click  Continue .

Step 7.  Accept the license agreement if you wish to proceed. Click  Agree .

Step 8.  Read the `Data privacy policy` then click  Continue .

Step 9.  Click  Install .

Step 10.  Wait until the installation is completed.

Step 11.  Click  Close .

Activation of G DATA Antivirus for Mac

Creating a new account


After the installation, the software activation window will open.

Create a new account or click on "I am already a G DATA customer" if you already have an access data.

After a successful registration, your G DATA Antivirus updates itself.

You will also receive an automatically generated access data via e-mail, you can use it to reactivate the software in case of a reinstallation.

I am already a G DATA customer

If you already have an account, then click on "I am already a G DATA customer" and enter your access data.

If you have lost your access data, you can have it sent back via email by clicking "Forgotten your login data?" then entering your registration number, e-mail address or user name.


Authorization of G DATA Antivirus for Mac

In order to be able to scan your Mac completely, G DATA Antivirus for Mac requires the authorization "Full Disk Access".

Step 1: Grant full disk access

Click Grant Access to set up disk full access.


Step 2: Edit data protection

Click the lock icon on the bottom left to unlock the settings and then click "+".

Step 3: Add G DATA Antivirus

Select G DATA Antivirus and confirm with Open.


Step 4: Complete hard disk full access

Click Finish Now. Your G DATA Antivirus for Mac will then open again and the setup of full hard disk access will be complete.