Live installer

Once you have downloaded the Live installer installation package, double-click the installation file and follow the step-by-step instructions in the installer window.


For this type of installation you must be connected to Internet.


Select your desired language from the drop-down menu and click Continue. Allow a few moments for installation files to download.

After you accept the End-User License Agreement, you will be prompted to configure ESET LiveGrid® and detection of potentially unwanted applications. ESET LiveGrid® helps ensure that ESET is immediately and continuously informed about new threats in order to protect our customers. The system allows you to submit new threats to the ESET Research Lab where they are analyzed, processed and added to the detection engine.

By default, Enable ESET LiveGrid® feedback system (recommended) is selected, which will activate this feature.

The next step in the installation process is to configure detection of potentially unwanted applications. Potentially unwanted applications are not necessarily malicious, but can negatively affect the behavior of your operating system. See the Potentially unwanted applications chapter for more details.

Click Install to start the installation process. It may take a few moments. Click Done to complete the product setup and begin activation process.


After the product is installed and activated, the modules start downloading. Protection is being initialized and some features may not be fully functional unless the download is complete.


If you have a license that allows you to install other versions of a product, then you can select product according to your preferences. For more information about features in each specific product click here.