Add Computers

This feature allows you to manually add Computers or Mobile devices that are not found or added automatically. The Computers or Group tab allows you to add new computers or mobile devices.

1.To add a new computer, click Computers, Add New and then select Computers (alternatively click the gear icon icon_cogwheel next to existing Static group and then click Add New).

2.Use the Conflict Resolution drop-down menu to select the action to take if a computer you are adding already exists in ERA:

Ask when conflicts are detected: When a conflict is detected, the program will ask you to select an action (see the options below).

Skip conflicting devices: Duplicate computers will not be added.

Move conflicting devices from other groups: Conflicting computers will be moved from their original groups to the All group.

Duplicate conflicting devices: New computers will be added, but with different names.

3.Parent group - select an existing Parent group and then click OK.

4.Type the IP address or host name of a machine you want to add and ESET Remote Administrator will search for it on the network. Optionally, you can enter a Description of the computers.


4.Click + Add Device to add additional computers. If you want to delete a computer from the list of devices, click the Trashcan icon or click Remove All.

5.Alternatively, click Import CSV to upload a .csv file containing a list of computers to add. For more information, see Import CSV upload.

6.Click Add when you are finished making changes.


Adding multiple computers may take a longer time (reverse DNS lookup may be preformed).

Once you click Add a pop-up window will open with a list of devices to be added. You can click OK or Deploy Agent.

7.If you've clicked Deploy Agent, choose the deployment type you want to perform: