ESET Smart Security Silent Install (How-To Guide)


ESET Smart Security brings you ultimate cyber security for your online safety, plus data protection and password management. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of ESET Smart Security from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install ESET Smart Security Silently

ESET Smart Security Silent Install (EXE) on 32-bit Systems

  1. Navigate to: https://download.eset.com/com/eset/apps/home/ess/windows/v10/latest/ess_nt32_enu.exe
  2. Download the ess_nt32_enu.exe to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command:
ess_nt32_enu.exe --silent --accepteula --msi-property-ehs PRODUCTTYPE=ess
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After a few moments you will find ESET entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:ESET Smart Security
Vendor:ESET
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:ess_nt32_enu.exe --silent --accepteula --msi-property-ehs PRODUCTTYPE=ess
Silent Uninstall Switch:"%ProgramFiles%\ESET\ESET Security\callmsi.exe" /x {XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX} /qb! REBOOT=ReallySuppress
Download Link:https://download.eset.com/com/eset/apps/home/ess/windows/v10/latest/ess_nt32_enu.exe
PowerShell Script:https://silentinstallhq.com/eset-smart-security-install-and-uninstall-powershell/

ESET Smart Security Silent Install (EXE) on 64-bit Systems

  1. Navigate to: https://download.eset.com/com/eset/apps/home/ess/windows/v10/latest/ess_nt64_enu.exe
  2. Download the ess_nt64_enu.exe to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command:
ess_nt64_enu.exe --silent --accepteula --msi-property-ehs PRODUCTTYPE=ess

After a few moments you will find ESET entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:ESET Smart Security
Vendor:ESET
Architecture:x64
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:ess_nt64_enu.exe --silent --accepteula --msi-property-ehs PRODUCTTYPE=ess
Silent Uninstall Switch:"%ProgramFiles%\ESET\ESET Security\callmsi.exe" /x {XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX} /qb! REBOOT=ReallySuppress
Download Link:https://download.eset.com/com/eset/apps/home/ess/windows/v10/latest/ess_nt64_enu.exe
PowerShell Script:https://silentinstallhq.com/eset-smart-security-install-and-uninstall-powershell/

The information above provides a quick overview of the software title, vendor, silent install, and silent uninstall switches. The download links provided take you directly to the vendors website. Continue reading if you are interested in additional details and configurations.


How to Uninstall ESET Smart Security Silently

Check out the following posts for a scripted solution:

ESET Smart Security Install and Uninstall (PowerShell)

ESET Smart Security Silent Uninstall (PowerShell)

  1. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  2. Enter the following command:

ESET Smart Security Silent Uninstall

"%ProgramFiles%\ESET\ESET Security\callmsi.exe" /x {XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX} /qb! REBOOT=ReallySuppress

Always make sure to test everything in a development environment prior to implementing anything into production. The information in this article is provided “As Is” without warranty of any kind.

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