AVASTLIC File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an AVASTLIC file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .AVASTLIC files.

What is an AVASTLIC file?

Files that contain the .avastlic file extension are license files that have been created for commercial versions of the Avast! anti-virus software. Avast! offers comprehensive protection from viruses, spyware and other malware dangers.

The AVASTLIC files that the software uses contain information about a user's subscription and authorization information from Avast including the user's user name, the product details and and the date that the user's license will expire.

The AVASTLIC file is usually sent to the user via email. Once the user has received the email containing the license, the attachment can be used to install the license on the user's hard drive.

How to open AVASTLIC files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension AVASTLIC for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 4 different AVASTLIC openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension AVASTLIC

While we know of one file format using the .AVASTLIC file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .AVASTLIC file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of AVASTLIC files. Remember, different programs may use AVASTLIC files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with AVASTLIC-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with AVASTLIC-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!