How to remove a Device from ESET Smart Security Version 9 Anti-Theft

Description: This article will show how to disable Anti-Theft on a specific device in ESET Smart Security Version 9.

  1. Look for the ESET software icon typically found in the lower right corner of the desktop screen - it may be found in the hidden icons.
    Windows System Tray Hidden Programs Icon
  2. Choose the ESET icon to open the program.
    Windows System Tray Hidden Programs Icon, ESET Program Icon
  3. The ESET home screen will open. Choose Setup on the left.
    ESET Home Screen, Setup
  4. Select Security Tools on the right.
    ESET Setup, Security Tools
  5. Click on the slider next to Anti-Theft to begin disabling it.
    ESET Security Tools, Anti-Theft
  6. Enter the account details here, then click Sign in., Disable Anti-Theft
  7. It will confirm your intention to remove the device, then show Removing device and sign the computer out.
  8. To verify it has been removed, it should now show Anti-Theft as being available again in the program.
    Removal Confirmation