ESET PROTECT Live Installer behavior

After the ESET PROTECT Live Installer is created, it is stored in ESET PROTECT Cloud and will behave as described in the table below.

Action

Behavior of ESET PROTECT Live Installer download link

Behavior of downloaded ESET PROTECT Live Installer

ESET PROTECT Live Installer is deleted from ESET PROTECT Cloud

Download link is disabled.

ESET PROTECT Live Installer copies downloaded before deletion will stop working.

ESET PROTECT Live Installer is not present in repository anymore.

Download link is disabled. Selected package is not in repository is displayed next to installer.

ESET PROTECT Live Installer copies downloaded before edits will stop working.

Policy that is part of ESET PROTECT Live Installer is edited.

The change in Policy will not reflect in existing copies of ESET PROTECT Live Installer and the download link will offer the installer with policies defined when it was initially created.  

If you want the changes to reflect in the installer, you will need to create a new installer with this updated Policy.

The installer will function but it will install your ESET product with policies defined when it was initially created.

Policy that is part of ESET PROTECT Live Installer is deleted.

The referenced policy is not accessible warning will be displayed next to the installer and the download link will be disabled. Duplicate the installer and assign a new policy to it.

ESET PROTECT Live Installer copies downloaded before deletion will stop working.

Group that is part of ESET PROTECT Live Installer is edited.

This change will not affect existing installers and the computer will be assigned to the updated/moved group once it connects to ESET PROTECT Cloud.

Group that is part of ESET PROTECT Live Installer is deleted.

The installer will behave as if there was no group assigned to the installer at all. It will be assigned to the default Lost&Found group.

ESET PROTECT Live Installer lifetime

ESET PROTECT Live Installer installers are valid for 6 months after being created. To refresh the download link of an existing installer, navigate to Installers, select the existing installer and select Show Download Link. Download a valid installer from the new download link.