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Update ESET Products—check for latest product modules


  • Download and update product modules
  • Verify that the latest product modules and Detection Engine have been received

The current Version of Detection Engine is: 16565 released on December 13, 2017. To check which version of a specific module is in place in your ESET product, see Access information about product modules in ESET Windows home products.


By default, ESET products check every hour for a new update and are updated at least once a day with new virus definitions and program component updates.


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Follow the instructions below to check for the latest program module updates in any ESET Windows home product. Older product versions may not resemble the screenshots below.

The current Update modules version is: 16565 released on December 13, 2017

  1. Open the main program window of your ESET Windows product.

  2. Click Update.
    Click Check for updates to see if new updates are available.

    Version 10: If you see Virus signature database is up to date, no update is necessary. Click to view image.

    Figure 1-1

  3. If you have problems updating your product, click here for instructions to re-enter your ESET credentials.

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