How To Activate AncestryDNA Kit Quickly And Easily?

How To Activate An AncestryDNA kit?

What’s next after having an ancestryDNA? Don’t know, ok don’t worry we’ll tell you. It is activating your ancestry DNA. This post is all about how to activate an ancestryDNA quickly and simply.

So read the full article and learn the easy steps to activate ancestry DNA quickly. You need to activated your DNA kit before or after you mailed your sample.

Apart from this, you can invite someone else to activate your ancestryDNA kit. So let’s learn how to activate an ancestryDNA kit.

Simple Steps To Activate An AncestryDNA

Please follow the given steps to activate your ancestry DNA. If you need any help then you can call us anytime at our toll-free number +1-800-410-2443.

  • First of all, click on the above button to activate your DNA kit.
  • As you click on the given link, given image will show you on your computer screen.

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  • After this, choose your language from the drop-down list.
  • Then click on yes if you already signed in otherwise click on no button.
  • Click on next button.
  • Enter the activation code click on the next button. If you don’t know from where you get that activation code then the code is printed on your tube and instruction packed. Make sure enter the code without hyphens.
  • This code is the combination of number and alphabet.
  • To activate your kit click on your name then click on next button. You can also click on my child or someone else.
  • Enter you details like your date of birth and sex. After that click on next button.
  • After reading the DNA processing consent click on the review and consent if you agree otherwise click on decline to given consent and click on next button.
  • Click on I give consent option if you give permission to store your DNA sample otherwise you can decline it. Then click on next button.
  • Read the informed consent and select the check box and click on next button again.
  • On the DNA matches window screen click on yes to see your DNA matches.
  • Click on your name to see your DNA matches.
  • To showing your ethnicity estimate display click on show my complete ethnicity option if you want to see complete list. If you want to see only common things then click on show only what we have in common.
  • If you want a text update about your DNA then you need to enter your mobile number. Click on next button after inserting your mobile number.
  • For receiving weekly emails abut new information and relatives based on your DNA click on yes.
  • At last in the review section. Review your all the information before clicking on the submit and activate button.

This is how you can activate an ancestryDNA quickly and easily.


Here we give some best FAQs so that you can easily get your question answer. For free support, you can also use live chat service.

Question: What will happen if I lost my activation code?

Answer: If you lost your activation code that was not activated then don’t worry will send you a new activation kit. You just contact them to request a free replacement kit.

Question: What should I do if the activation code does not work?

Answer: If you have an activation code but it doesn’t work then first check your activation code again for correctness. Sometimes people inserted “S” in the place of “5”.If your code is correct and stills it doesn’t work then contact us anytime.

Question: Why can’t I activate my ancestry DNA kit?

Answer: If you are not able to activate your ancestry DNA kit then first check that is there any error message or not. If yes then contact us otherwise reenter your information after clearing your system cache and cookies.

Question: Can you use ancestryDNA without subscription?

Answer: Yes, you can use or check your ancestryDNA result with or without ancestry subscription. For more information or query contact us at +1-800-697-1474.

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