How to configure Norton Identity Safe?by James watson James
is an antivirus security software, which offers the users complete protection
against malware and other viruses on our devices. Norton
runs on the all the platforms including MS-Windows and Mac OS. Some of the
brilliant features of Norton antivirus are-
signatures and heuristics to identify the viruses.
filtering and phishing protection.
always better to have security protection at
the time when the cybercrime is at their
extreme point. Norton Antivirus provides and assures you with all security
facilities on all your devices and also
on your online work. It protects you by keeping your Identity safe and sound
from the hands of hackers. For this purpose, Norton also offers a particular
product named Norton Identity Safe (a password manager that assists the users
in managing the frequently used websites).
are planning to have a Norton Identity
Safe online vault, all you need is to have a Norton Account. Norton Identity Safe Online Vault is
directly linked to the Norton My account.
Below provided are the steps to help you with the successful configuration of Norton Identity
They are as follows –
Step 1- You need to activate Norton
Toolbar on your web browser in order to help it to work for your safety and
security. After activating Norton Toolbar, follow the step next to proceed
Toolbar usually gets installed along with every Norton Products. Norton Setup products like Antivirus,
Internet Security, 360 and Security. Please note- if the toolbar is not showing
up in your web browser then you need to manually activate it.
Step 2- After successful activation of
Norton toolbar, you need to create Norton
Identity Safe online vault.
the Norton website Norton.com/Setup.
note- If you have already downloaded the Norton Identity Safe Online vault from
The Norton website, then straight away follow the
option (e), else follow the
look at the options list for Settings and click on it.
c) After clicking on the setting
option, click on under the detailed setting. Click on Identity Safety.
beside the Identity Safety, click on the Configure option.
e) You need to sign-in or create an account, with your email id. Then click Next.
Note- Norton account can be created, while creating the online vault.
on your choice, do any of the following-
In – To sign-in into the Norton Account, put your resp. correct email –id and password, through which you have made your id in
Norton in the first place.
§ Create Norton Account- To create an account, put all the required details and click on the button Agree and then click on Sign-up.
in the New Vault creation and password page,
put your password and then click on the
New Vault Creation and confirm password page, put
again your password and click on the option Next.
New Vault Creation and password hint page, type the
hint for your password. So that you can get back to your password, if you
forget your password. click on the button Next, to proceed further.
Please note if you
have a backup for your Identity Safe data then click on the button Import. And
follow the instructions as displayed on your computer screen.
Now click on the option Finish, to end it or close the
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