I receive a "Free Upgrade Available" message—what should I do?


  • When a Program Component Upgrade (PCU) releases for your ESET product, you can use it to automatically upgrade to the latest version
  • You receive a "Program component upgrade" message
  • You receive the message that a "Free Upgrade Available"

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  • You receive the desktop notification (displayed in the lower right-hand corner of your screen) "New version available"

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To upgrade your program to the latest version using the Program component upgrade (PCU), follow the steps below:

  1. From the Free Upgrade Available window, click Upgrade now. Your ESET product will begin downloading and upgrading your product.

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  1. Restart your computer for the changes to take effect.

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