How to disable the Startup Splash Screen in ESET Version 9

Description: This article will show how to disable the Startup Splash Screen in ESET Version 9.

  1. Open the ESET software from the lower right corner of the desktop screen. If you don't see it at first, it may need to be found by expanding the hidden icons.
    Windows System Tray Hidden Programs Icon
  2. Click once on the ESET icon to open the program.
    Windows System Tray Hidden Programs Icon, ESET Program Icon
  3. The ESET home screen will open. Choose the F5 function key on the keyboard to open Advanced Setup.
    ESET Home Screen, Setup
  4. Select User Interface from the options on the left.
    ESET Advanced Setup, User Interface
  5. Under the User Interface Elements, click to the right of the check box to turn the startup splah screen off.
    ESET User Interface, Toggle Options On Off
  6. Choose the OK button to save the changes.
    Save Settings, OK