Which email clients are compatible with Windows ESET products?

KB Solution ID: SOLN2138|Last Revised: October 13, 2014

ESET Endpoint Security, ESET Endpoint Antivirus, ESET File Security, ESET Smart Security and ESET NOD32 Antivirus are compatible with the email clients indicated below by the green check marks . Compatibility with ESET products means that, regardless of the protocol used, all email received is scanned for threats and spam.

Additionally, the ESET Endpoint Security toolbar and  ESET Smart Security Antispam module (toolbar) currently displays in the same email clients indicated below by the green check marks .

EMAIL CLIENT
ESET File Security 4.5

ESET Endpoint Security/Endpoint Antivirus 5.x

ESET Smart Security / ESET NOD32 Antivirus 8

Microsoft Outlook
2000 – 2007

 

Microsoft Outlook
2010

 

Microsoft Outlook
2013

 
5.0.2200+
Microsoft Outlook Express
 
Windows Mail
v6.0
 
Windows Live Mail
v12, v14 (2009)
Windows Live Mail
v15 (2011 **)
 
Windows Live Mail
v16 (2012 **)
 

 
5.0.2223+

Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0

 
Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0  
Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1
 
Mozilla Thunderbird 5.0    
Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0
(and later *)
     

NOTE:

  • * ESET Endpoint Security version 5 and ESET Smart Security version 5 through version 7 will scan POP3/POP3S and IMAP/IMAPS email for the presence of malicious code while using Mozilla Thunderbird 6 and later or other email clients not listed above. Email will not be scanned for spam, however.
     
  • ** With Windows Live Mail 2011 / 2012, although no ESET icon appears in the taskbar, the plug-in is otherwise fully functional.
     
  • BETA email clients: In some cases, beta email clients are not supported.

Troubleshooting

If you are using an email client that is supported by ESET Smart Security but you cannot see the Antispam toolbar in your email client, visit the following ESET Knowledgebase article for instructions on reintegrating the toolbar:

Previous Releases


EMAIL CLIENT

ESET Smart Security / ESET NOD32 Antivirus 3.0

ESET Smart Security / ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4.0

ESET Smart Security / ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4.2 ESET Smart Security / ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4.2
ESET Smart Security / ESET NOD32 Antivirus 5.x, 6.x, 7.x

Microsoft Outlook
2000 – 2007

   

Microsoft Outlook
2010

   
4.2.58 and later
 

4.2.58 and later

Microsoft Outlook
2013

       
5.2.14 and later
Microsoft Outlook Express

 
Windows Mail
v6.0
Windows Live Mail
v12, v14 (2009)
 
Windows Live Mail
v15 (2011 **)
       
Windows Live Mail
v16 (2012 **)
         
7.0+
Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0

Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0    
Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1    
4.2.59 to version 7


4.2.59 to version 7
Mozilla Thunderbird 5.0        

5.0.91 to version 7
Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0
(and later *)
         

 

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