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Uninstall or reinstall ESET Mobile Security for Android


  • You need to uninstall / reinstall ESET Mobile Security for Android


To view instructions for an operating system other than Android, choose the appropriate operating system below:

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To uninstall and reinstall ESET Mobile security for Android, follow the steps below:

  1. Uninstall your existing product 
  2. Download and Reinstall

I. Uninstall your existing product

  1. Open ESET Mobile Security for Android. How do I open my ESET product?

  2. Tap  to bring up the context menu and then tap Settings.

    Figure 1-1

  3. Tap Uninstall.

    Figure 1-2

  4. Tap Uninstall. (If you want to select a reason for uninstalling or add comments, tap the reason or type your comments in the field and then tap Uninstall.)

    Figure 1-3

  5. Tap OK to confirm. ESET Mobile Security will complete uninstallation.

    Figure 1-4

II. Download and reinstall


Alternate uninstall method

Use this method if you cannot open ESET Mobile Security for Android or you are running an earlier version that does not have the Uninstall option:

  1. Tap Menu Settings Security.
  2. Tap Select device administrators.
  3. Deselect ESET Security from device administrators by tapping the check box next to ESET Security.
  4. Tap Settings Applications Manage Applications.
  5. Tap ESET Security and then tap the Uninstall button.
  6. Follow the instructions in section II Download and reinstall above.