If you have version 6.5

Click here if you have SHA-1 based operating system (e.g. Windows XP/Vista/7).

Users with SHA-2 based operating systems will face two upgrade stages:

1. Soft upgrade

You will receive a message and an option to upgrade with a direct link to the installer. The message will look like this:


Soft upgrade date: from February 1 to 28, 2022

2. Hard upgrade

If you did not click Accept & Upgrade during the Soft upgrade stage, your ESET endpoint product will be automatically upgraded to a supported product version.

If you disagree with the End User License Agreement after the upgrade, the only option is to uninstall the product. You cannot revert to the previous version.

Hard upgrade date: from March 1, 2022


Applies to

ESET Endpoint Antivirus 6.5 running on an SHA-2 compatible operating system

ESET Endpoint Security 6.5 running on an SHA-2 compatible operating system


What should I do?

If you use the latest version, you do not face any End of Life issue.

How can I upgrade? It is free

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