If there is any issue encounter while activating Norton, you may receive “Server error” message that says try later. Or when you are dealing with issues related to a known system problem or outage.
Run LiveUpdate to resolve this problem:
Head to the notification area and right-click on the Norton icon, and then click on Run LiveUpdate.
Click OK after Norton LiveUpdate is finished.
Until you see the message, “Your Norton product has the latest protection updates,” run LiveUpdate.
Close all the running programs, and restart your computer.
Your Norton will be activated successfully.
Or to fix the “Server error”, you can follow the steps given below:
STEP 1 Download And Run The Fix Tool
Download the fix tool and save its file to the Windows desktop.
Double-click the NortonActivationRepair.exe file, on your desktop.
You agree to accept the Usage Agreement, by running the tool.
On Windows computers, download and install Microsoft .NET Framework’s latest version if you get the message “Unable to find a version of the runtime to run this application”.
Run the fix tool once again after installing the .NET Framework.
Restart your computer by clicking OK button.
Activate your Norton product after the computer restarts.
Uninstall and reinstall your Norton product if the problem persists and go to Step 2.
STEP 2 Download And Run The Norton Removal And Reinstall Tool
Before you download and run the Norton Removal and Reinstall tool, uninstall Norton Family if you have already installed it on your device.
Download the Norton Removal and Reinstall tool.
Save the file to the Windows desktop. Depending on browser, the file will automatically save to its default location.
Press the Ctrl + J key, to open the Downloads window in your browser.
Click twice on the NRnR icon.
Click Agree to accept license agreement after reading the license agreement.
Click Remove & Reinstall.
If Norton is from your service provider, you may see the Remove button.
Click Continue or Remove.
Now click Restart.
Follow the on-screen instructions for reinstalling Norton after the computer restarts.
How To Take Care Of The Issue If You See The Message: “Cannot Connect To The Norton Server”
You may see the message: “Unexpected Browser error or Cannot connect to the Norton server” while activating your Norton product. For fixing this issue, change your default web browser on Windows 8/7/Vista/XP and on your Windows 10 computer, set a default web browser.
On Windows 8/7/Vista/XP
To change default web browser on Windows 8/7/Vista/XP, open the Run dialog box by pressing the Windows + R keys together.
Type in the following text, and then hit Enter key on the keyboard.
Click Continue when the User Account Control window appears.
Next to View by in the Control Panel window, select Category from the drop-down list.
Next click Programs in the Control Panel window.
Click Set your default programs. under Default Programs.
Select your preferred browser under Programs in the Set your default programs window, and click Set this program as default.
On Windows 10
To set a default web browser on your Windows 10 computer, head to your Windows desktop, go to Start > Settings > System.
Click Default apps and choose the web browser that you want to set as default under Web browser.
Activate your Norton product.
How To Fix The Error: “Unable To Activate Norton Product On Mac”?
To fix this issue, Run LiveUpdate.
You must be in the Finder, before you begin. To be in the Finder, click the desktop or the Finder icon in the Dock.
Click Go > Applications on the menu bar.
Open the Symantec Solutions folder.
Click twice LiveUpdate.
By clicking the Norton QuickMenu icon on the menu bar, you may also start LiveUpdate. And then clicking LiveUpdate > Open LiveUpdate.
Click Update Everything Now.
The LiveUpdate summary window appears after LiveUpdate finishes the update. Now you may quit LiveUpdate.
To ensure that you have all available updates, Run LiveUpdate again.
Exit all the programs when you see a prompt to restart the computer, and then restart your computer.
After you restart your computer, activate your Norton product for Mac.
For quick activation visit: www.norton.com/setup
SOURCE :- Norton.com/setup