[KB3631] Install ESET Endpoint Security for Android (2.x)


 ESET Remote Administrator (ERA) users: Perform these steps in ERA.

  1. Using your Android device, navigate to the ESET Endpoint Security for Android page of the Google Play Store.
  2. Tap Install.

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  1. After the app has finished downloading, tap Open.

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  1. Tap Admin setup.

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  1. Select the check box if you want to share application data to help improve ESET products and then tap Accept.

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  1. Read the User consent tap Accept. If you do not agree, tap Decline to cancel the installation.

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  1. Tap Yes, connect to Remote Administrator to configure ESET Endpoint Security for use in a managed environment with ESET Remote Administrator, or tap No, setup manually.

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  1. Tap Continue to enable permissions for ESET Endpoint Security for Android. Tap Allow twice.

    Permission settings for Android 6 (Marshmallow)

    If you receive the message "Screen overlay detected" after granting permissions in your ESET mobile product for Android, see our Knowledgebase article to resolve the issue.

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  1. To activate your product using your ESET License Administrator account, tap Security administrator account. To activate your product directly using your License key, tap License key.

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  1. Activate using your License key
    Type your License key and tap Activate.

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    Activate using your Security administrator account
    Type your ESET License Administrator login credentials and tap Login. Tap Activate to confirm your license.

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  1. Type the admin password that will control access to settings on your Android device into both fields and tap Create.

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  1. Tap EnableActivate in the Uninstall protection overview screen.

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  1. Tap Continue.

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  1. Tap OK → ESET Endpoint Security and select the slider bar next to Allow usage tracking to allow it.

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  1. Open your ESET Android product. How do I open my ESET product?

  2. We recommend that you select the check box next to Connect to ESET Live Grid. Tap Next when you are finished.

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  1. Select your preferred setting for the detection of potentially unwanted applications and tap Next.

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  1. Tap Finish.

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  1. After a successful activation, the ESET Endpoint Security home screen will display the You are protected status.

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