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How do I password-protect my settings in ESET Smart Security or ESET NOD32 Antivirus?

  1. Open ESET Smart Security or ESET NOD32 Antivirus. How do I open my ESET product?
  2. Press F5 on your keyboard to access Advanced setup.
  3. Click User interface, expand Access setup, and then click the slider bar next to Password protect settings.
  4. Type your password into the New password and Confirm password fields and click OK

    Settings passwords

    This password is different from your ESET-issued Password, and will be required to modify or remove password protection in your ESET product. In the event that you create a password and later forget it, refer to the following Knowledgebase article for assistance: I cannot access the settings – I'm being asked for a password. What should I do?

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  5. Click OK to save your changes. 

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