Upgrading to a newer version

New versions of ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint are issued to provide improvements or fix issues that cannot be resolved by automatic updates to program modules. The following upgrade methods can be used:

Manual - Download the latest version of ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint. Export settings from your existing ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint if you want to preserve configuration. Uninstall ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint and restart the server. Perform a fresh installation with the installer you have downloaded. Import settings to load your configuration. We recommend this procedure if you have a single server running ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint. Applicable for upgrades from any legacy version to 6.x.

Remote - For use in large network environments managed by ESET Remote Administrator. This method is useful if you have multiple servers running ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint. Applicable for upgrades from version 4.x to 6.x.

ESET Cluster wizard - Can also be used as an upgrade method. We recommend this method for 2 or more servers with ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint. Applicable for upgrades from version 4.x to 6.x. Once the upgrade is completed, you can continue using ESET Cluster and take advantage of its features.

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A server restart will be required during the upgrade of ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint.

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Once you've upgraded your ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint, we recommend you to go through all the settings to make sure it is configured correctly and according to your needs.