[KB7015] Install and activate ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server (7.x)


ESET business product in Limited Support status

This article applies to an ESET product version that is currently in Limited Support status and is scheduled to reach End of Life status soon.

For a complete list of supported products and support level definitions, review the ESET End of Life Policy for business products.

Upgrade ESET business products.

Installing a different File security product?

Click for instructions to install other ESET server security products:

  1. Click the appropriate link below to download the installer file for ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server 7:

    32-bit Download   64-bit Download

  2. When the download is complete, double-click the installer file to launch the ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server Setup Wizard.
  3. Select your language and click Next.
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  1. Select I accept the terms in the License Agreement and click Next.
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  1. Select Complete and click Next.

    Windows Server 2008/2008R2 users, select Custom

    Click for instructions to verify that the Web and email module is installed.

    Recommended settings for ESET File Security installed on a terminal or Citrix server (6.x)

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  1. Verify and update the install location for the ESET File Security Product, Module or Data folders if necessary. Click Install.
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  1. Click Finish. ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server will open automatically.
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  1. Once the installation is finished, click Enter a License Key.
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  1. Type your License Key in the License Key field and click Continue. If you currently use a Username and Password, click here for instructions to convert them into a License Key. If you do not have your License Key, click here to have your license information sent to you.
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  1. After Activation was successful, click Done.
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  1. Select an option for the Detection of potentially unwanted applications and click OK. For more information, see what is a potentially unwanted application?
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  1. Select your participation in the ESET LiveGrid feedback system and click OK.
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  1. ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server is installed and your computer is fully protected.
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