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Upgrade ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint Server to the latest version

Issue

  • Upgrade to the latest version of ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint Server (ESHP)
  • Upgrade ESHP version 4.5 to the latest version 6.x release

Known issue: Cannot perform this upgrade from ESET Remote Administrator

Remote product upgrade form version 4.5 using the ESET Remote Administrator software installation task will be aborted and return a general installation error.

 

Solution

Alternative installation methods

You can also perform this upgrade remotely, or by using ESET Cluster wizard. Click here for more information.

  1. Click the appropriate link below to download the ESHP installer file. Save the installer (.msi) file to your Desktop:

    32-bit download 64-bit download

  2. Navigate to the installer file and double-click it to launch the ESET Security Setup Wizard.
     
  3. Click Next in the welcome screen. 

    Figure 1-1

  4. Select I accept the terms in the License Agreement and click Next.

    Figure 1-2

  5. Select Typical and click Next. Alternatively, you can select Custom to run a component-based installation. Click here for step-by-step instructions. 

    Figure 1-3

  6. Verify the Product, Module, and Data folders are correct and click Install. When prompted, click Yes to confirm the restart of your system.

    Figure 1-4

  7. Click Finish when the installation completes. 

    Figure 1-5

  8. Open ESET Security for Microsoft SharePoint Server. Type in the username and password for your SharePoint administrator account into the corresponding fields and click OK.

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  9. Optional step: Enter Advanced setup and enter the username and password for your SharePoint farm administrator account.


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