How To Enable ESET Plugin?

 Enable ESET Plugin

The ESET Microsoft Outlook protection plug-in helps you to detect spam and other harmful threats before they invade your e-mail account. As soon as you install this protection plug-in module, it is automatically added to the Microsoft Outlook application installed on your computer. However, it might be disabled due to some technical issues or some misconfigured settings of your computer. This article explains how to enable ESET plugin in Microsoft Outlook.The procedure to enable ESET plug-in might vary based on the Microsoft Outlook application version that you’re using. In the below section, you can find the procedure for Microsoft Outlook 2003, Outlook 2007, 2010, and 2016.

For Microsoft Outlook 2003

  • Open the Microsoft Outlook 2003 application on your computer.
  • Go to the¬†Tools¬†menu.
  • Select Options.
  • Click on the¬†Other¬†tab followed by the¬†Advanced settings¬†option.
  • Choose¬†Add-Ins Manager > ESET Outlook add-in.
  • Click on the¬†OK¬†button.

For Microsoft Outlook 2007

  • Go to the¬†Tools¬†menu of the Microsoft Outlook 2007 application.
  • Select the¬†TrustCenter¬†option.
  • Click on the¬†Add-ins¬†option.
  • Choose the¬†Exchange Client Extension¬†option from the¬†Manage¬†drop-down menu.
  • Click¬†Go¬†and select the¬†ESET Outlook Add-in¬†option.

For Outlook 2010/Outlook 2016

  • Click the¬†File¬†menu on the main screen of Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2016.
  • Select Options¬†followed by¬†Add-ins.
  • From the available add-ins list, locate and select the¬†ESET Outlook Add-in¬†option.
  • Click on the¬†GO¬†button.
  • Make sure that the¬†ESET Outlook Add-in¬†option is selected.
  • Click the¬†OK¬†button.

Congratulations! You have successfully enabled the ESET plug-in. 

Sometimes, you might see the following error:

  • ‚ÄúThe Add-in 'ESET Outlook Plugin' (C:\PROGRA~1\ESET\ESETNO~1\EPLGOU~1.DLL) cannot be loaded and has been disabled by Outlook. If no update is available, please uninstall the Add-in.‚ÄĚ
  • In this case, you can disable the plug-in. Just deselect the ESET Outlook Add-in option to disable it.

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