Set up Anti-Theft protection in ESET Mobile Security for Android
- Create a new Anti-Theft account and register your device on my.eset.com
- Sign in to an existing Anti-Theft account and register your device on my.eset.com
Getting started with ESET Mobile Security: Step 1 of 6
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Activate premium features. Premium features must be activated before you can register your Android device on my.eset.com.
Open ESET Mobile Security for Android.
- Tap Anti-Theft.
Tap Web Portal to activate Anti-Theft features.
Tap Sign in if you have an existing my.eset.com account or tap Create new account if you do not have an existing my.eset.com account. If you have an existing account, skip to step 8.
Type your first name, last name and email address in the appropriate fields and then tap Next.
Tap Continue in the Application permissions screen to permit Find device location and Access camera and then tap Allow in the next two screens to continue.
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Tap Continue in the Application permissions screen to permit Screen overlay and tap OK in the next screen.
Tap ESET Mobile Security and then tap the slider bar next to Permit drawing over other apps.
Type a password in the New Security Password and Confirm Password fields and tap Save.
Type a backup mobile phone number, and optionally, your name, email address and device description in the appropriate fields and then tap Save.
- Tap Next in the Uninstall protection screen and then tap Activate to allow ESET Mobile Security to act as a device administrator.
- Tap Finish to exit the Setup wizard.