Installation methods

There are several ESET Endpoint Antivirus version 8.x installation methods on a client workstation, unless you deploy ESET Endpoint Antivirus remotely to client workstations via ESET PROTECT, ESET Security Management Center or ESET PROTECT Cloud.

Install or upgrade ESET Endpoint Antivirus to version 6.6.x



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Installation with ESET AV Remover

The ESET AV Remover tool will help you to remove almost any antivirus software previously installed on your system before proceeding with installation.

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Installation (.exe)

Installation process without ESET AV Remover.


Installation (.msi)

In business environments, the .msi installer is the preferred installation package. This is mainly due to offline and remote deployments that use various tools such as ESET Security Management Center.

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Command-line installation

ESET Endpoint Antivirus can be installed locally using command-line or remotely using a client task from ESET PROTECT or ESET Security Management Center.


Deployment using GPO or SCCM

Use management tools such as GPO or SCCM to deploy ESET Management Agent and ESET Endpoint Antivirus to client workstations.


Deployment using RMM tools

ESET DEM plugins for the Remote Management and Monitoring (RMM) tool allows you to deploy ESET Endpoint Antivirus to client workstations.


ESET Endpoint Antivirus is available in more than 30 languages.