ESET Protect/Anti-virus

Install ESET Protect for Windows

If you still have Sophos installed you need to delete it first:

  • Click on the Start button
  • Click on the Settings button
  • From the Windows Settings window, click on Apps
  • Under the Apps & features section, scroll down the list and find Sophos Anti-Virus
  • Click on Sophos Anti-Virus
  • Click on the Uninstall button
  • Click through the prompts to complete the removal of Sophos Anti-Virus
  • Repeat the uninstall process for each Sophos App in the Apps & features list
  • Reboot your computer when finished

Now we can install ESET

  • Download the .exe from Google Drive
  • Double click the .exe file
  • You will see a screen like this, click on more information/meer informatie and select run anyway/toch uitvoeren
  • Click next/next/next and it's done!

Install ESET Protect for Mac OS

If you had Sophos on your Mac before you first need to delete it from your Mac: you can read here how to delete Sophos from your Mac.

Now we can install ESET:

  1. Download the .sh file from Google Drive
  2. Open this page and continue at step 6 and stop at step 10.
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    Make sure you look at the MacOS steps, further down the page there are also linux steps.
  4. After a while you will get some messages about a blocked extension. You can read here how to solve his yourself.