[KB6769] Send a Modules update task to clients using ESET Security Management Center (7.x)


Required user permissions

This article assumes that you have the appropriate access rights and permissions to perform the tasks below.

If you use the default Administrator user or are unable to perform the tasks below (the option is unavailable), create a second administrator user with all access rights.

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  • Module update failed: "An error occurred while downloading update files"


 Endpoint users: Perform these steps on individual client workstations

Once these permissions are in place, follow the steps below.

  1. Open ESET Security Management Center Web Console (ESMC Web Console) in your web browser and log in.

  2. Click Client Tasks (ESMC 7.0) or Tasks (ESMC 7.1 and later) → Modules Update.
  1. Click the Modules Update task and select Edit from the context menu. See our related Online Help topic for more information on Modules Updates.

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  1. Click Settings and select the check box under Clear update cache. You will add Targets after the task is created.
  2. Click Finish when you are finished making changes to the task.

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  1. Click the task and select Rerun on failed from the context menu.

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  1. Click Target. The client workstations which had the original task fail should be listed. Click Finish.

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