How to fix Kaspersky Total Security Installation Error?
During the Kaspersky product installation, you might see the Installation error 1304 and Active infection error messages. These errors are caused mainly due to the computer’s malware. It will interrupt the Kaspersky program and prevent it from being installed on your computer. The solution to this Kaspersky Total Security Installation Error messages is to use Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2015 or Kaspersky Rescue Disk 10. If you see the “Application was not installed” message while installing the Kaspersky Total Security program on your Windows computer, carry out the steps provided on this page.
Step 1 - Creating a restore point
- Type restore in the Windows search bar and select the Create a restore point option from the search result.
- Click the System Protection tab followed by the Create button.
- Type a description for the restore point and click Create in the Create a restore point dialog box.
- Once done, select the Close option.
Step 2 - Getting your activation code
- If you have bought the Kaspersky product offline, you would see a 20-digit activation code in the Quick Start Guide’s box.
- If you have purchased the Kaspersky product online, you would have received an email message with the activation code.
- Make a note of the activation code.
Step 3 - Run the kavremover tool
- Download the kavremover tool from the official Kaspersky website.
- Install and run the tool to remove all the leftover files of earlier versions of Kaspersky.
Step 4 - Install the Kaspersky product
Try to install the Kaspersky Total Security program again on the Windows computer.
Step 5 - Run the Kaspersky Virus Removal tool
- If the error persists, use the Kaspersky Virus Removal tool as per the following instructions.
- Download and install the Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool on your computer.
- Now, click the Start Scan button to scan the computer for virus.
- If any threats are detected, follow the prompts to remove them.
- Exit the Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool and check if you can install the Kaspersky Total Security program without an error.
- Now we have seen how to resolve the Kaspersky Total Security Installation Error successfully.