About help

This guide was written to help you get familiar with ESET Cloud Administrator and provides instructions to use it.

For consistency and to help prevent confusion, terminology used throughout this guide is based on the ESET Cloud Administrator parameter names. We also used a uniform set of symbols to highlight topics of particular interest or significance.



Notes can provide valuable information, such as specific features or a link to some related topic.




This requires your attention and it should not be skipped. Usually, it provides non-critical but significant information.




Critical information you should treat with increased caution. Warnings are placed specifically to deter you from committing potentially harmful mistakes. Please read and understand text placed in warning brackets, as it references highly sensitive system settings or something risky.




Example case which describes a user case relevant for the topic where it is included. Examples are used to explain more complicated topics.




Bold type

Names of interface items such as boxes and option buttons.

Italic type

Placeholders for information you provide. For example, file name or path means you type the actual path or a name of file.

Courier New

Code samples or commands


Provides quick and easy access to cross-referenced topics or external web location. Hyperlinks are highlighted in blue and may be underlined.


The Windows system directory which stores installed programs of Windows and others.

Online help is the primary source of help content. The latest version of Online help will automatically be displayed when you have a working internet connection.