[KB3596] Which versions of ESET endpoint products support upgrade to version 6?


  • Supported versions for an upgrade from ESET Endpoint Security 5 or ESET Endpoint Antivirus 5 to the version 6.x


Upgrade to the latest version - End of Life notice

This article applies to version 5.x of ESET Endpoint Antivirus and ESET Endpoint Security. These products are currently in Basic Support status and are expected to reach End of Life status in December 2020. After this date, ESET Endpoint Antivirus and ESET Endpoint Security will no longer receive detection engine updates to protect against malware.

The following list includes version 5.x builds of ESET Endpoint Security and ESET Endpoint Antivirus for which an upgrade to version 6.x of these products is recommended. Reference the list below before upgrading:

  • 5.0.2272.7
  • 5.0.2126.x
  • 5.0.2211.x
  • 5.0.2214.x
  • 5.0.2225.x
  • 5.0.2228.x
  • 5.0.2229.x
  • 5.0.2237.x
  • 5.0.2248.x
  • 5.0.2254.x
  • 5.0.2260.x
  • 5.0.2265.x

Groups, tasks, and policies from earlier versions cannot be imported to version 6 ESET endpoint/server products

Before upgrading to version 6 ESET products, we strongly recommend that you make a note of any groups, tasks, or policies that you want to preserve. These items cannot be migrated to version 6 products because of changes to the configuration layout.

Verify that you are running one of the versions listed above, and then follow the step-by-step instructions below to upgrade to the latest version of your product: 

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