This method is for local installations and an Admin should run it for the following reasons:
The ESET Management Agent can also be installed using Live Installer, deployed remotely or installed manually (a local installation of the ESET Management Agent only). Click for more options to deploy the ESET Management Agent.
The ESET Management Agent facilitates communication between client computers and other ESET PROTECT components such as the ESET PROTECT Server. ESET Management Agent must be installed on all client computers where other ESET PROTECT components or ESET endpoint products are installed.
Follow the instructions below to use ESET PROTECT to create an installation package including ESET Management Agent, ESET Windows endpoint products, Policy, License and ESET PROTECT management configuration.
PROTECT_Installer_x64_en_US.exeon the client computer to start the Setup Wizard using a domain Administrator account.
For illustrated instructions for the Setup Wizard, see the ESET Package Installer Online Help topic.
You can install an All-in-one installation package generated from the ESET PROTECT Web Console on the client device without user interaction (silent mode). Make sure the following requirements are met before using this method:
If all of the above requirements are met, follow the steps below to perform a silent install:
--accepteulaparameters, for example,
--avr-disableto disable the ESET AV Remover, for example,
These default settings can be changed after the installation is completed. They can also be modified in your installation package during Configuration. In the Configuration type field, you can Select configuration from the list of policies. Select a policy for ESET Management Agent and a policy for your ESET security product (you cannot create a new policy at this point).