What is Avira Online Essentials?

Avira Online Essentials is the next generation Avira platform that integrates multiple Avira products and services and allows users to connect and manage multiple devices.

Avira Online Essentials aims to make these products and services available to the user in a more integrating and simple way. It also allows users to adopt and manage the products & services centrally.

Components of Avira Online Essentials

  • The Avira Launcher (Windows Client)
    Allows users to install one or more Avira products on their PC, shows multiple products (activated or not activated by the user) and provides multiple connections / links to Avira Dashboard.


  • The Avira Dashboard (Web application)
    The web application is permanently connected to the Avira Launcher (Windows Client) and offers more information about the product/services status. It allows the user to adopt and manage more services and the Avira My Account.


Affected products

  • Avira Free Antivirus [Windows]
  • Avira Online Essentials [Windows]
  • Avira Secure Backup [Windows]
  • Created : Monday, September 23, 2013
  • Last updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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