[KB3521] My ESET product has a year in the name—what version is it?


  • Your ESET product name includes the year it was released (for example, ESET Smart Security Premium 2019) and no version number


ESET products sold at retail locations sometimes include the year they were released in the product name. There is no difference in the software that you recieve when you purchase an ESET product online or from a retail location. Follow the instructions below to determine the version number in any ESET Windows or Mac OS X product. 


ESET Windows products

ESET Mac OS X products

ESET Windows products

  1.  Open the main program window of your Windows ESET product.
  2. Click Help and support.

Figure 1-1

  1. The version number of your ESET product will be displayed next to Product version.

Figure 1-2

ESET Mac OS X products

  1. Click the Protection status icon in the menu bar and then click About.

Figure 2-1

  1. The version number of your ESET product will be displayed in the About window.

Figure 2-2