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Access setup

In order to provide maximum security for your system, it is essential that ESET Endpoint Security is correctly configured. Any unqualified change may result in a loss of important data. To avoid unauthorized modifications, the setup parameters of ESET Endpoint Security can be password protected.

Managed environments

The administrator can create a policy to password protect the settings for ESET Endpoint Security on connected client computers. To create a new policy see Password protected settings.


Configuration settings for password protection are located in Advanced setup (F5) under User interface > Access setup.


Password protect settings – Indicate password settings. Click to open the Password setup window.

To set or change a password to protect setup parameters, click Set.