Update the License Key on a Personally-owned Mac or Windows Computer

The college licenses ESET for use on the personally-owned computers of faculty, staff, and students. When the college renews its license, you may be prompted to update the license key.

The screen images below are from a Mac. The Windows screens are nearly identical. If your ESET windows don't look like the ones below it means that you have an older versions of ESET installed. In that case we recommend that you uninstall the old version and install the latest ESET. Here are the links to the installation instructions:

ESET Virus/Malware Protection

The College licenses ESET Antivirus/Anti-malware software for protection against viruses, spyware, potentially harmful and unwanted applications and other types of malware. ESET comes pre-installed on all College computers. Students may download ESET for use on one computer. Each current employee (Faculty and Staff) may download ESET for use on one computer per person for work at home use. 

Features and Benefits: 
  • Provides protection against all types of malware threats.
  • Lightweight, so it uses fewer system resources.
  • On-campus computers report to an ESET console, so IT is notified if you have malware problem.

Available for all College-owned computers and for use on one personally-owned computer for each student and employee.

How to download and install ESET on a personally-owned Windows computer.

How to download and install ESET on a personally-owned Mac.

Getting Started: 

If your College-owned computer doesn't have ESET, ESET is not working or updating daily, or ESET is displaying messages, please contact the IT Help Desk.