[KB7968] Configure Endpoint clients to automatically scan removable media devices using ESET PROTECT (8.x – 10.x)


By default, ESET Endpoint Security and ESET Endpoint Antivirus will display scan options when you insert a removable media device into your machine. To avoid seeing a pop-up notification, configure your ESET Endpoint product to automatically scan removable media devices.


 Endpoint users: Perform these steps on individual client workstations

  1. Open the ESET PROTECT Web Console in your web browser and log in.

  2. Click Policies, select the Built-in policy and then select the policy that you want to modify.

  3. Click Actions Edit.

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  1. Click SettingsUser Interface, expand Alerts and Message Boxes and then click Edit next to List of interactive alerts.
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  1. In the Removable media section, deselect the check box next to New device detected. Select Automatic device scan from the drop-down menu on the right side of the window and click OK.
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  1. Click Finish to save your changes.
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