Product Activation

Follow the steps below to activate an ESET security product on a client computer or a mobile device.

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Enter basic information about the task, such as the Name, optional Description and the Task Type. The Task Type (see the list above) defines the settings and the behavior for the task.

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It is not possible to add Targets while creating a Client Task. You will be able to add Targets after the task has been created. Configure Settings for the task and click Finish to create the task and then create a Trigger to specify Targets for the task.

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Product activation settings - Select a license for the client from the list. This license will be applied to products already installed on the client. If you do not see any licenses listed, go to Licenses - add new license.

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The Product Activation Task cannot be run on mobile devices (ESET Endpoint For Android and MDM for iOS) where an offline license is in use.

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Review the summary of configured settings and click Finish. The Client Task is now created and a pop-up window will open. We recommend you to click Create Trigger to specify when this Client Task should be executed and on what Targets. If you click Close, you can create a Trigger later on.

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