How To Fix Eset Error Code Ecp 20006?

To fix the ESET error code ECP 20006, carry out the troubleshooting steps given below:

While activating the ESET products, if the activation fails, then the ESET product will display error codes. Usually, the activation failure error codes of the ESET products begin with ACT or ECP followed by the error code numbers.One such activation error is ECP.20006, which occurs when the connection to the activation server is blocked by the firewall on your computer.

Step 1:

If you have an antivirus application or firewall installed on your computer, then remove or uninstall it. You can use the remover tool for removing your antivirus product, or follow the below-mentioned instructions to uninstall the antivirus software from your Windows computer.

  • Open the Control Panel window.
  • Select the Programs and Features option.
  • Then, from the list of applications, select the antivirus software and click the Uninstall/Change button.
  • Follow the instructions displayed in the uninstallation wizard to completely remove the antivirus software from your computer.
  • Restart your computer and check whether you are able to activate the ESET product without error.

Step 2:

  • If the internet connection is not stable, then the ESET product won’t be able to reach the server, and as a result, the ESET error code ECP 20006 may be displayed. So, check the internet connectivity of your computer.
Eset Error Code Ecp 20006

Step 3:

  • Open the Command Prompt window on your computer as the administrator.
  • Now, type the --- netsh winsock reset --- command and press the Enter key to reset the network settings on your computer.
  • Restart your computer and try to activate the ESET product.

Step 4:

  • Check the system date and time on your computer. If it differs from that of the actual date and time, then the connection issue will occur.

Step 5:

  • Make sure the ESET website is not blocked on your network router.
  • Alternatively, inspect the host files on your computer from the following directory: C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc
  • Open the host file and check whether there is any entry related to the Eset domain.
  • If there is any entry related to the Eset domain, then remove it from the host file.
  • Restart your computer and check whether the ESET error code ECP 20006 is cleared. If still issue persists, click the call button available on the screen.


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