[KB3223] Disable Desktop notifications about detection engine updates, scheduled scan activity, etc. (15.x–16.x)


  • Disable Desktop notifications except those requiring user interaction


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By default, ESET products display Desktop notifications regarding detected threats, scheduled scan events, detection engine update activity, etc in the Windows notification area.


  1. Open the main program window of your Windows ESET product.

  2. Press the F5 key to access Advanced setup.
  1. Click Notifications and expand Desktop Notifications. Click the toggle next to Display desktop notifications to disable it and click OK.
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