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Run a component-based (custom) installation of ESET endpoint products from ESET Security Management Center (7.x)

Issue

  • Install only certain components of ESET Endpoint Security on client workstation(s)

Typical push installations

If you want to perform a typical push installation, see the following Knowledgebase article: 

 

Solution

Before proceeding

Before running a software install task, make sure that the ESET Management Agent is installed on the target computers.

  1. Open ESET Security Management Center Web Console (ESMC Web Console) in your web browser and log in.

  2. Click Client Tasks, expand Operating System, click Software InstallNew.

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  1. In the Basic settings section, give your installation task a Name and optionally a Description. The Task drop-down menu will automatically be set to Software Install.
     

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  1. Click the Settings section and click <Choose ESET License>.

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  1. Select the appropriate license for the ESET product you will deploy to clients and then click OK. If you have not yet added product licenses, click here for instructions to add product licenses in ESMC.
     

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  1. Choose a Package to install option. You can choose Install package from repository or Install by direct package URL to select the package that will be installed on target clients:

If you are upgrading to Windows 10, Install by direct package URL

To ensure that clients on your network receive the latest Windows 10-compatible version of your ESET endpoint product, enter the appropriate URL for your ESET endpoint product(s) in the Install by direct package URL field:

ESET Endpoint Security 7

ESET Endpoint Antivirus 7

  • Install package from repository
    To install a package from the repository, select Install package from repository and click <Choose Package>. Select the ESET product that you want to install on client computers and then click OK. Do I have the latest version of ESET business products? Select the check box next to I agree with the application End User License Agreement and acknowledge the Privacy Policy.

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  • Install by direct package URL
    To install a package by entering the target URL, select Install by direct package URL and type the package URL into the corresponding field. Check for the latest version of ESET business products. Select the check box next to I accept the terms of application End User License Agreement.
     

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  1. Type your installation parameters into the Installation Parameters field. Click here for a full list of supported parameters.
     

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  1. Click Finish when you are finished making changes to your task.
     
  2. Click Create Trigger when you are asked whether you want to add a trigger for the client task. For instructions to assign a trigger to a Client Task, see the following ESET Knowledgebase article:



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