ESET Online Help

Search English
Select the topic

Secure Data

Secure Data is a feature in ESET Security Ultimate that enables you to encrypt data on your computer and removable drives to protect your private data and prevent misuse. See ESET Secure Data FAQ for more information.

To enable Secure Data, choose one of the following options:

In the main program window > Overview, click SET UP next to Secure Data.

In the main program window > Setup > Security tools, enable the toggle MODULE_INACTIVE Secure Data.


You cannot install ESET Endpoint Encryption on the same machine where Secure Data is already enabled.

When Secure Data is enabled, in the main program window, click Setup > Security tools > Secure Data and choose one of the following encryption options:

Create an encrypted virtual drive

Encrypt files on your removable drive