Alerts and message boxes

You can configure how threat alerts and system notifications (such as successful update messages) are handled by ESET File Security. For example, the display time Duration and Transparency of system tray notifications (this applies only to the systems that support system tray notifications).

Display alerts

Disabling this feature will prevent ESET File Security from displaying any alerts in Windows notification area.

Message boxes are used to display short text messages or questions.

Close message boxes automatically

To close pop-up windows automatically after a certain period of time. If they are not closed manually, alert windows are automatically closed after the specified time period elapses.

Confirmation messages

When you click Edit, a pop-up window will open with a list of confirmation messages that ESET File Security displays before an action is performed. Use the check boxes to customize your preferences for confirmation messages.