How to delete a Phantom Account ESET Smart Security Version 9 Anti-Theft

Description: This article will show how to delete a phantom Windows account after setting up and using one on ESET Anti-Theft from ESET Smart Security. Doing this will delete any data on the phantom account as well.

  1. Navigate to the ESET Anti-Theft website at anti-theft.eset.com.
    https://anti-theft.eset.com
  2. Select Sign in from the ESET Anti-Theft home page.
    ESET Anti-Theft Sign In Page
  3. Enter the email address and password to log in to the ESET Anti-Theft account.
    ESET Anti-Theft Sign In
  4. Select the device from the list of Devices protected by ESET Anti-Theft, and choose View details under the specific device.
    ESET Anti-Theft Protected Devices
  5. On the left side, now select Settings.
    ESET Anti-Theft Protected Devices Settings
  6. Select Delete next to where it says Phantom account state: created.
    ESET Anti-Theft Phantom Account, Delete
  7. A new window will appear showing Delete Phantom Windows Account, then choose Delete to remove this account.
    ESET Phantom Account Deletion, Confirm