[KB7274] Scan and remove Potentially Unwanted Applications (PUAs) in ESET Cyber Security products


  • Enable Strict cleaning to have your ESET product automatically remove PUAs


  1. Open the main program window of ESET Cyber Security or ESET Cyber Security Pro.
  2. Click Computer Scan → Custom Scan.

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  1. Select the check box next to your hard drive and click Setup.

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  1. Click Cleaning, click and drag the slider bar to Strict Cleaning, and then click OK.

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  1. Click Scan.  

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  1. Your ESET home product will attempt to automatically clean or delete any detections found by the scan.