How do I enable HIPS in my ESET product?


  • HIPS is disabled after upgrading from version 4.x or earlier


HIPS is enabled by default

You only need to re-enable the HIPS module if you have upgraded from version 4.x or earlier, or if you have disabled HIPS for troubleshooting purposes.

  1. Open ESET Smart Security or ESET NOD32 Antivirus. How do I open my ESET product?
  2. Press F5 to access Advanced setup.
  3. Click Antivirus → HIPS, click the slider bar next to Enable HIPS and then click OK.

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  4. Restart your computer.

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