Frequently Asked Question

Malware and antivirus software

Cannot install ESET NOD32 on Windows XP remotely, getting an error Access denied. Why?

On Windows XP not being a member of a domain, Simple file sharing must be disabled in order to install ESET NOD32 on them remotely.

The procedure:

* double-click the My computer icon on your desktop and select Properties
* from the Tools menu select Folder options
* on the View tab, untick the Use simple file sharing check-box


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