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Install ESET Mobile Security from the Amazon Appstore

Issue

  • Install ESET Mobile Security for Android on a Kindle tablet
  • Install ESET Mobile Security on any device from the Amazon Appstore
  • Upgrade your license to Premium
Finished installation but still need to activate?
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Solution

 

Before installing ESET Mobile Security

 

Download ESET Mobile Security from Amazon Appstore

  1. Using your Android device, open the Amazon Appstore and search for ESET Mobile Security. Tap the ESET icon. You can also visit the Amazon.com Appstore using your computer and trigger your download remotely.
  1. Tap Download.



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  1. Tap Open.

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  1. Select your desired language and country and tap Accept. By tapping Accept, you agree to the terms of the End User License Agreement.

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  1. Tap Next.

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  1. In the Enable detection of potentially unwanted applications screen, select your preferred option (see What is a potentially unwanted application?) and tap Next

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  1. Type your email address in the field and tap Next.

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  1. Tap Start first scan to start scanning your device for malicious software and close the Setup Wizard.

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Purchase a license to use premium features

IMPORTANT: Premium features including Anti-Theft, SMS & Call Filter, Security Audit, Anti-Phishing, and Remote Wipe are only available to users with a paid license. Click here for instructions to upgrade to premium.

  1. If you have purchased a license, activate ESET Mobile Security for Android.
     
  2. Once ESET Mobile Security is activated, Configure Anti-Theft protection and add a Trusted Friend to your device. You can use a Trusted friend's phone and your enabled Anti-Theft account to help you reset your Security password and restore access to your device if you forget or lose your Security password. 

 

Upgrade your license to Premium

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

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  1. Tap Buy Premium.

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  1. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete your purchase through the Amazon Appstore.
     
  2. Once ESET Mobile Security is activated, Configure Anti-Theft protection and add a Trusted Friend to your device. You can use a Trusted friend's phone and your enabled Anti-Theft account to help you reset your Security password and restore access to your device if you forget or lose your Security password.