Bitdefender Central

Bitdefender is a globally renowned cybersecurity technology leader. It specializes in a versatile range of avant-grade security solutions for all your connected devices. While on one hand, it strives to extend unbeatable cybersecurity products incorporating cutting-edge, intuitive technology. At the same time, it is committed to offering robust security cover with ultimate ease, simplicity and efficiency. In short, it guarantees unmatched user experience. As such, it crafted a unique management solution called Bitdefender Central. 

Understand Bitdefender Central

Bitdefender Central is an online management console crafted for simplifying the lives of Bitdefender users. It is a web-based platform that acts as a centralized hub for smooth and effortless management of all the Bitdefender products, subscriptions, protected devices, features, and functions. In other words, it allows users to efficiently manage and operate their Bitdefender products and services from any location. It is a free of cost, complimentary solution for aimed at providing the smoothest experience without adding cost or complexity to your life. In fact, it is the holistic one-spot destination that does away with complicated, time-consuming processes. 

This intuitive, user-friendly platform allows users to manage all their software and services from a single point. You can log in to your Bitdefender Central account from any computer or mobile device connected to the Internet. In this way, you get access to all the devices (Windows, Mac, PCs, Laptops, Tablets, Mobile Devices, etc.) protected by Bitdefender. That means you can remotely control your Bitdefender protected devices without much hassle. 

It allows users to review and manage all their devices, licenses, activation codes and purchase products. Apart from that, you can activate multiple devices and share licenses for use on other devices. Above all, it facilitates the convenient management of your subscription. This, in turn, makes it surprisingly easy to cancel or auto-renew. 

Bitdefender Central is one such holistic solution that provides firewall safety, regular updates as well as browser security. This innovative management hub is rich in features like Anti-theft, firewall, parental control, etc. In short, it ensures that users can experience an unmatched cybersecurity solution without compromising the quality of their digital life.

Bitdefender Central

Functions of Bitdefender Central Account

  • Install Bitdefender protection on all your devices
  • Manage security and protect your kids online
  • Scan, clean and optimize any device remotely
  • Get an instant notification whenever Bitdefender detects a threat
  • Quickly access your activity dashboard
  • Receive security updates for your devices 24/7

Extensive Usage

Bitdefender Central provides an amazingly versatile and flexible solution that redefines the entire experience with Bitdefender. Although, it is a complimentary facility. Yet, it offers an extensive range of functionalities and usage. 

Given below is a glimpse of Bitdefender Central’s extensive functionalities.

My Devices 

  • See the list of all the devices on which you installed Bitdefender software.
  • Install the Bitdefender products on your systems whether Windows, MAC or Android-based.
  • Remotely control the devices protected with Bitdefender. 

Given below is the list of commands available under the Bitdefender Central module. 

  1. View and Fix issues reported by Bitdefender Central.
  2. View the time elapsed after the device was activated with Bitdefender Central.
  3. Choose either for Quick Scan or the Full System Scan
  4. Optimize the devices protected with Bitdefender Central.
  5. Run Vulnerability Scans.
  6. Use Anti-Theft features like Locate, Wipe, Lock. 

Parental Advisor

  • Activity – It shows a detailed report of your child’s activity on his computer. You are always aware of your child’s hours spent and his activity.
  • Applications – You get complete details of all the applications that the child uses on his computer.
  • Websites – It gives you the liberty to allow or block general domains of interest to regulate the child’s activity.
  • Phone Contacts – You can peek into the child’s contacts list on his Android device. Moreover, you can even block contacts. 
  • Child Location – You can set a list of areas with networks protected by Bitdefender Central. For example, home, school etc. This helps you in keeping track of the child’s whereabouts. You will be notified when the child enters or leaves these zones.
  • Social – It allows you to monitor the child’s activity on social networking site like facebook etc. 
  • Time Schedule – You can schedule the child’s digital activities by limiting access to your child’s devices within specified hours. For example, you can restrict internet access during bedtime or other specified time. 

Tech Assist

  • View your account’s Tech Assist services.
  • Purchase new Tech Assist services. 

My Subscriptions

  • View Subscription details for all services attached to Bitdefender Central account.  
  • Get a list of all devices using active subscriptions. 
  • Activate, Renew, or Cancel subscriptions using activation code.

Premium Services

  • View your Premium Services. 
  • Purchase new Premium Services.

My Offers

  • Receive personalized offers tailored to suit your system’s security requirements.

Support

  • You can directly access our professionally trained and globally acclaimed support experts.

Settings – My Account

  • Reset Password.
  • Modify personal info for personalized offers.
  • Set your preferred language for Bitdefender Central account and Bitdefender products to be installed on your devices. 

Bitdefender Central Account Creation

  1. First of all, you should open your preferred browser on your computer. For this, look at your computer’s “Taskbar” i.e. at the bottom left-hand side of your monitor screen. You may have Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Mozilla, Safari etc. Hence, click on any of these available on your system. Alternatively, you can access them on your “Desktop”.
  2. Now, go to the official website for Bitdefender Central. In other words, type in “central.bitdefender.com” in the “Address Bar” of your browser. Then, press the “Enter” key on your keyboard.
  3. As a result, it will open the required Bitdefender Central website on your screen. Here, you will get the options to “Sign In” or “Create Account. You will find these options around the middle section of this window. 
  4. Now, click on “Create Account” to proceed with Bitdefender Central account creation.
  5. The following window will prompt you to provide certain basic details for account creation. Hence, type in the details accurately in the relevant fields. Here, you must ensure to memorize the provided mail id and password for future use. Now, enter the details as specified below.
  • Full Name: Provide your complete name.
  • Email Address: Enter your email address correctly. Make sure that you provide the same email address used at the time of purchase.
  • Password: Provide a unique and strong password that you want to set.
  1. After providing the details correctly, you should look for the “Terms Of Use” link. Now, click on the “Terms Of Use” link to open the document.
  2. Subsequently, read the document carefully for terms and conditions as these would determine the conditions of usage in future. 
  3. Thereafter, select the corresponding checkbox if you agree to these “Terms”.
  4. Additionally, you must access and read the Privacy Policy by clicking the link. 
  5. Along with that, you can click on the “Language” drop-down menu to expand it. Then, select your preferred language. 
  6. Finally, click on “Create Account” for  Bitdefender Central account creation.
  7. Consequently, it will notify you with a message about successful Bitdefender Central account creation. Along with that, it will send you an email at your registered email address confirming the same. 
  8. Now, approach your email account. For this, open a browser and go to the official website of your email service provider. Then, access its “Sign In” page and enter your login credentials correctly. Thereafter, click on “Sign In” and open its Inbox.
  9. Here, you should look for the email received from Bitdefender Central. However, in case if you are not able to locate this email. Then, check your “Spam Folder”.
  10. Subsequently, open this email.
  11. This email contains a link to verify your account. Hence, click on the link to verify your email address. 
  12. As a result, it will redirect you to Bitdefender Central webpage where you can log in to your account.
  13. This completes the process to create your Bitdefender Central Account. 

Access Bitdefender Central Account

  1. First and foremost, you should open your preferred browser on your computer. You may have Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Mozilla, Safari etc. Hence, open any one of these available on your system. 
  2. Now, go to the official website for Bitdefender Central. In other words, type in “central.bitdefender.com” in the “Address Bar” of your browser. Then, press the “Enter” key on your keyboard.
  3. As a result, it will open the required Bitdefender Central website on your screen. Here, you will get the options to “Sign In” or “Create Account”. You will find these options around the middle section of this window. 
  4. Hence, click on “Sign In” to access your Bitdefender Central account. 
  5. The following window will prompt you to provide your login credentials. Hence, enter your registered “Email Address” and correponding “Password” accurately. Here, you must ensure to enter the correct details. Besides, you should avoid any typing errors. Moreover, you must pay special attention to the “Password” as it is case-sensitive.
  6. Finally, click on “Sign In” to access your Bitdefender Central account.

Reset Bitdefender Central Password

  1. To begin with, open an internet browser on your device.
  2. Then, go to the official website of Bitdefender Central.
  3. Now, click on the “Sign In” button. This will open the “Login” window.
  4. Next, you should click on “Forgot My Password”.
  5. Thereafter, enter your registered email id when prompted.
  6. Then, click “Forgot Password”.
  7. As a result, you will get a password reset link on your email address.
  8. Hence, open your email account and log in to it.
  9. After that, open the email received from Bitdefender Central containing the “Password Reset” link.
  10. Subsequently, click on the “Change Password” link. Another key point to consider is that this link is valid only for three hours. Hence, reset password within the stipulated time period. 
  11. Now, it will be prompt you to provide your “Email ID” along with a “Password” that you wish to set.
  12. Finally, click on “Reset Password”.
  13. You will be instantly notified of the same. Now, use your new password to login to your Bitdefender Central account.