Is ESET legitimate?

Yes. ESET is one of the safest antivirus programs on the market. It offers really strong protection against all forms of malware, ransomware, spyware, and phishing websites.

Is ESET a malware?

ESET Smart Security and ESET NOD32 Antivirus are ESET’s antimalware programs, which are customizable, offer multiple layers of protection against malware and can prevent your computer from infection.

How do I cancel my ESET subscription?


  1. Login to the Customer Control Panel.
  2. Click on the Account from the left side menu.
  3. Now click on the Subscriptions under the Account section.
  4. Now select the subscription from the list of the subscriptions.
  5. Now click on the CANCEL SUBSCRIPTION button at the subscription information page.

Does ESET slow down your computer?

The lightest paid antivirus program we tested is ESET Smart Security Premium, which slowed our test laptop by about 12% during active scans. ESET is also one of our picks for best antivirus overall.

Does ESET sell your data?

Third-party Marketing and Selling. We do not provide your information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. We also do not sell or intend to sell your Personal Information to third parties.

Who uses ESET?

Who uses ESET?

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What is ransomware ESET?

Ransomware is malware that can lock a device or encrypt its contents in order to extort money from the owner. In return, operators of the malicious code promise – of course, without any guarantees – to restore access to the affected machine or data. Get protected.

Can I get a refund on ESET?

If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, we will be happy to accept a return for a full refund of the purchase price. What if 30 days is not enough? If 30 days is not enough for you to decide that ESET is the best solution for your needs, we suggest that you utilize our 30-day free trial BEFORE purchase.

How do I pay ESET?

Renew License

  1. Enter your existing ESET Username & Password or ESET License Key below.
  2. Fill-in all required fields. Upon successful payment you will receive via email the confirmation of the renewal.
  3. Your existing license details remain the same, no further action is required.

How do I stop ESET from starting automatically?

Deselect the check box next to System startup file check with the Launch time set as User logon (there will be multiple System startup file check tasks).

What is ESET SysInspector?

ESET SysInspector is an easy to use diagnostic tool that helps troubleshoot a wide range of system issues. Coming either as a free, standalone application, as well as, integrated into ESET NOD32 Antivirus, ESET Internet Security and ESET Smart Security Premium, it captures critical and detailed information about your computer.

How does ESET detect potentially unwanted and unsafe applications?

Your ESET product can detect potentially unwanted, unsafe, and suspicious applications before they are installed on your computer. When you install your ESET product, you are prompted to enable or disable detection of Potentially unwanted applications.

How do I scan with ESET SysRescue Live?

Insert your ESET SysRescue Live CD/USB & reboot. Select “Run ESET SysRescue”. Once the program starts, click “Update” to download the latest signatures. Click “On-demand scan” and select “Smart scan” or “Custom scan”.

How do I enable the detection engine in Windows ESET?

Open the main program window of your Windows ESET product. Press the F5 key on your keyboard to access Advanced setup. Click Detection Engine. Expand Real-Time & Machine Learning and Protection, select a setting next to Potentially unwanted applications, Potentially unsafe applications, and Suspicious applications according to your preferences.