Product Activation

Use the Product Activation task to activate an ESET security product on a client computer or a mobile device.

To create the task, click Tasks > New > add_new_defaultClient Task or click the desired client device in Computers and select New Task.

Basic

In the Basic section, enter basic information about the task, such as a Name and Description (optional). Click Select tags to assign tags.
In the Task drop-down menu, select the task type you want to create and configure. If you have selected a specific task type before creating a new task, Task is pre-selected based on your previous choice. Task (see the list of all Tasks) defines the settings and the behavior for the task.

Settings

Product activation settings - Select a license for the client from the list. This license will be applied to products already installed on the client. If you do not see any licenses listed, go to Licenses - add new license.

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Important

The Product Activation task can be run on mobile devices (ESET Endpoint For Android) using an offline license.

Summary

Review the summary of configured settings and click Finish. The Client Task is now created and a pop-up window will open. We recommend that you click Create Trigger to specify when this Client Task should be executed and on what Targets. If you click Close, you can create a Trigger later. To create a trigger afterward, select the Client Task instance and select Run on from the drop-down menu.

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In Tasks you can see the progress indicator bar, status icon, and details for each created task.