We recommend having the latest build of version 5 or 6 installed to make sure your ESET security solution is compatible with Windows 10. To get the latest builds, please navigate to ESET download section
If you are currently using ESET endpoint solutions that are compatible with Windows 10, then there is no need to upgrade them. ESET solutions will keep all settings and license credentials, and will work automatically after you migrate to Windows 10.
To find out what version of ESET Endpoint Antivirus/ESET Endpoint Security you have currently installed, follow the link below:
Depending on your current version of ESET endpoint solutions and ESET Remote Administrator, different upgrading scenarios are available. Before proceeding to the upgrade, please check the compatibility table of the individual versions of ESET endpoint solutions and ESET Remote Administrator.
No, the upgrade to the latest version of ESET solutions is for free. If necessary, use your current license credentials to activate your ESET solution after the upgrade.
We recommend installing a Windows 10 compatible version of ESET endpoint solution before migrating to Windows 10.
ESET NOD32 Antivirus, ESET Internet Security, ESET Smart Security, ESET Smart Security Premium
We recommend having the latest build installed to make sure ESET solution is compatible with Windows 10. To get the latest builds, please navigate to ESET download section
Users of ESET versions 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 will be automatically upgraded to version 9 after upgrading the operating system to Windows 10.
Note: All versions of ESET Internet Security/ESET Smart Security Premium are compatible with Windows 10.
The steps below apply to:
Note: ESET Internet Security and ESET Smart Security Premium need not be updated, because all versions of this product are compatible with Windows 10.
No, the update to the latest version of ESET products is for free. If necessary, use your current license credentials to activate your ESET product after the update.
We recommend installing a Windows 10 compatible ESET product before upgrading the operating system to Windows 10.
Windows 10 is designed to be the future of computing for Microsoft, as it seeks to envelop multiple markets with a single, flexible, versatile platform that can run and support similarly-coded applications over different devices. From personal computers, tablets, and smartphones, to Xbox One and Windows Holographic, this operating system allows for seamless integration and collaboration in the workplace, as well as immersive entertainment for leisure. Since its release in 29th of July 2015, the OS has been reported to be installed and running on 110 million devices. As with any new operating system, however, there are still challenges of software compatibility and portability.
Having served in the cybersecurity industry for more than 25 years, we understand that research and development are necessary to enable a safer and more secure technological environment for people to enjoy. By proactively developing antivirus software for newly released operating systems, we are providing people with pre-emptive protection against any type of malicious programme designed to exploit system vulnerabilities. Our antivirus for Windows 10 is designed to run smoothly in the background, with as little system footprint and processor demand as possible. This means you can keep your choice cybersecurity software running in the background, while using processing-intensive programmes in the foreground, without any hitch or lag.
ESET develops products based on the proprietary ESET NOD32 technology, giving us complete control over the creation of security protocols and virus signature database building for all our products. With more than 100 million customers in the world, from businesses to individuals, we have the experience and the expertise to deliver targeted digital safety solutions.
To find out more about our products, feel free to get in touch with us today. We have customer support personnel who are more than happy to address your concerns.