How do I use my new Rockstar keys?


    If you have bought a Rockstar game (for example GTA V or L.A Noire) then you will need to activate this key through the Rockstar Games Website.

    Please note: Rockstar keys will NOT activate on Steam

    Rockstar keys can be activated either in the Rockstar Launcher or through the Rockstar website - both methods are explained below.

    Using the Rockstar Launcher

    1. If you don't already have the Rockstar Launcher installed, download and install it from
    2. Start the Rockstar Launcher and log into your Rockstar Social Club account.
    3. Click the "R" icon in the upper right corner and click the "Redeem Code" option:
    4. Enter your Rockstar Social Club key code (from your order) into the form and click the "CHECK" button then continue the activation process:

    Using the Rockstar Website

    1. Go to
    2. If you don't already have a Rockstar Social Club account, click 'Join Social Club' and sign up for an account if you do not already have one, it's free!
      If you are already a member of the Rockstar Social Club, click 'sign in' to access your account.
    3. Visit
    4. Ensure that you're logged into Rockstar Social Club as the user that wishes to own the game.
    5. Find the game you've purchased in the list.
    6. Hit "Use Rockstar Code" on this page.
    7. Enter the code that you received from in the box and hit 'Activate'.
    8. You can then confirm the order and click 'Download for Windows'.
    9. This will download the setup tool. You can use this to install and play all of your Rockstar games.


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