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Upgrade ESET Mobile Security for Android to the latest version

Issue

  • Upgrade ESET Mobile Security for Android to the latest version
  • You need to uninstall ESET Mobile Security for Android version 1

 

Solution

Click here if you installed ESET Mobile Security from Google Play or Amazon Appstore

Click here if you installed ESET Mobile Security from the APK installation file

Click here if you have version 1

Upgrade your app installed from Google Play or Amazon Appstore
 

Upgrades to the ESET Mobile Security for Android application from Google Play or Amazon Appstore will be made available automatically through the standard update process for your respective vendor.

Both Google Play and Amazon Appstore can be configured to notify you when updates for your app are available and in some cases you can arrange for upgrades to be performed automatically. Visit the appropriate Google Play and Amazon Appstore resource above for more information about upgrading ESET Mobile Security to the latest version, or editing upgrade settings specific to your vendor.

 



Upgrade your app installed from the APK installation file

If you have installed ESET Mobile Security for Android 2 or 3 (installed from the APK installation file), you will receive an in-product notification when a new version becomes available for download. To download and install the latest version, follow the steps below:

  1. Open ESET Mobile Security for Android.
     
  2. Tap the menu icon and tap Settings.

    Figure 1-1

  3. Tap Update to new version.

    Figure 1-2

  4. Tap Install.

    Figure 1-3

  5. Tap Open

    Figure 1-4

  6. After upgrading to a new version, ESET Mobile Security might prompt you to enable Accessibility permissions for Anti-Phishing function. To to so, click here

 


Upgrade from ESET Mobile Security for Android Version 1

  1. Open the All apps screen and tap ESET Mobile Security to launch ESET Mobile Security for Android. In the main ESET Mobile Security window, tap Uninstall wizard.

Figure 2-1

  1. Tap Remove.

Figure 2-2

  1. If your settings are password protected, enter your password and tap Unlock to continue. If you have forgotten your password, please see the following ESET Knowledgebase article:

    Figure 2-3

  2.  Tap Uninstall.

    Figure 2-4

  3. When prompted, tap OK to continue with the uninstallation.

    Figure 2-5

  4. When the uninstallation is complete, tap OK to finish.
     
  5. Visit the following ESET Knowledgebase article to install the latest version of ESET Mobile Security for Android:

 



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