NOD32 also automatically removes threats, which can be quite problematic especially if there are certain components you need for a game or program.The good news is that you can change these settings by right-clicking on the quarantined selection and restoring the items removed.
The program has other tools like ESET's Sys Inspector which can be handy when you have to share PC performance data with its technical support team.
It tracks changes to your system and takes snapshots at different times so you can see what has changed, was removed or added to your system in diagnosing a performance degradation.
The software can be installed even without an Internet connection, but ESET recommends establishing an Internet connection during the installation process so that you can take full advantage of what the program has to offer.
NOD32 3.0 provides users with two installation options: via the installation CD or by downloading the NOD32 3.0 file, which can be found on the company's website.
URL level blocking and malicious file detection is average with an 81% success rate in independent lab tests.
Its email scanning facility goes into action unobtrusively as it is integrated with POP3 email clients and MS Outlook, if you are using those.
The program can be installed even without being online, but establishing an Internet connection is recommended to enable you to benefit from what ESET can offer from its online access when installing.
Eset stands behind its products and if you have any installation or usage problem, ESET NOD32 Antivirus 5 has not only has its in-product guide downloadable, you can also access its online help tools, community forums and technical support via email.
But that doesn’t mean ESET NOD32 Antivirus 5 has abandoned the traditional virus signature updating. Needless to say, automatic updating is comprehensive but behind the scenes so you can feel safe using your PC knowing you have a competent antivirus program working in the background.
NOD32 Antivirus 5 offers multilayer protection for real-time email scanning, rootkit and spyware scanning. Malware from known malicious sites are blocked, alerting you of any frustrated attempt made through your browser online.
Once the installation process is complete, ESET NOD32 Anti-Virus will start automatically.