ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint Server (ESHP) must be installed manually on each Web Server in your SharePoint farm, and cannot be installed remotely using ESET Remote Administrator. Before you begin the installation process, make sure that you have the following items available:
Your ESET-issued Username and Password (emailed to you following your purchase of ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint Server)
Your ESET-issued product license file (emailed to you following your purchase of ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint Server)
The Administrator username and password used to access your Microsoft SharePoint Site(s)
Ensure that your SharePoint administrator account has the following:
SharePoint Farm Administrators privileges
Access to website collections
'Log on as service' privileges
Your SharePoint account is member of the SQL SysAdmin role on the database server (if SharePoint is configured to connect to the database using Windows authentication)
Double-click the installer file to launch the ESET Security Setup Wizard. Click Next.
Read the End-User License Agreement. Select I accept the terms in the License Agreement and click Next.
In the Setup type window, select Typical and click Next.
Your system may need to restart to continue the installation. Click Yes to allow the Installer Wizard to restart your computer.
After you restart, ESET Security will complete installation automatically. Click Finish when the installation completes.
In the Product activation screen, type the License Key included in the email you received following your purchase of ESET Security and click Activate. If you do not have this info, click here to have it resent.
Type the email address and password for your Security Admin account into the appropriate fields and click Login.
Following activation, you may be prompted to set your preferences for ESET Live Grid and detection of potentially unwanted applications. Be sure to complete these steps to receive the most effective protection from ESET Security.