Eset not updating
Also, if you are planning to use Windows 10 on your primary computer, having an antivirus configured on it is a good idea.
A: It is necessary to exclude certain files and directories from Real-time file system scanning when using ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Microsoft Exc...(more) Q: How do I export my ESET Smart Security Whitelist/Blacklist to another computer?
We covered the method to disable Windows Defender just for this reason.
Having said that, it’s never a good idea to keep your computer completely unprotected.
Note: When I encountered the above error, esets_daemon will no longer run in memory after a reboot. I uninstalled & reinstalled the ESET software multiple times today to resolve the problem but without success.
Due to read-only file system errors encountered for mutiple system folders ( and reboot the system after uninstalling ESET), I just reinstalled the OS from scratch.