Uninstall your ESET home product in Windows 7


End of support for Windows 7 / XP / Vista

This content references an operating system (OS) that Microsoft no longer supports or will soon stop supporting. Although ESET is committed to providing support for our products on any system, we do not advocate using an OS that no longer receives security patches. For more information about the Microsoft policy and upgrading your OS, visit our Knowledgebase article.


This article applies to the following products:

  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus
  • ESET Internet Security
  • ESET Smart Security
  • ESET Smart Security Premium

How can I determine which version of ESET I have?


 Are you a Windows 10 user?

 Are you a Windows 8 user?

  1. Press the Windows key or click the Start button and select Control Panel.

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  1. Click Uninstall a program in Category view or Programs and features if you are using Icon view.

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  1. Double-click your ESET product to open the Setup Wizard. Click Next to start the wizard.

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  1. If you have defined a system settings password or a Parental Control password, enter it and then click Next.

Lost settings password

If you do not know your settings password, use the ESET unlock tool to access program settings before you uninstall.

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  1. Click Remove, select a reason and then click Next. Follow the instructions in the uninstallation wizard. Click Yes when prompted to restart your computer.

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  1. See one of the following Knowledgebase articles to reinstall your ESET product:

Additional resources