[KB85] Update your ESET Windows home product


  • You want to confirm you have the latest version of your ESET Windows home product
  • You want to update your ESET Windows home product to the latest version


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By default, ESET products check every hour for new updates and are updated at least once a day with new detection engine and module updates.

See the current version of the Detection engine.

To check which version of a specific module is in place in your ESET product, access information about product modules in ESET Windows home products.


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Follow the instructions below to check for the latest program module updates in any ESET Windows home product. Earlier product versions may not resemble the screenshots below.

  1. Open the main program window of your ESET Windows product.

  2. Click UpdateCheck for updates to see if new updates are available. Visit our latest version web page to see the latest versions of ESET products. 

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  3. If the new update is available, click Update product now. You will be asked to restart your computer.

  4. After the restart, confirm that your update was successful.

    Figure 1-2

If your product cannot update, follow the instructions to re-enter your ESET Activation Key.