In Windows 7 (which is what I run) it acts as an antispyware program.
In Windows 10, I "think" it tries to act as an A/V scanner. See https://forum.eset.com/topic/19330-another-av-to-complement-eset/?do=findComment&comment=94318
A Win 10 user can add their input.
Yes there are some very smart folks on this Forum. Everyone brings something different to the table.
I try to learn something new every time I visit (from folks like Marcos, Aryeh, foneil, itman, TomasP, SCR, cyberhash, Peter...among others).
I've had a similar problem going back some time regarding the tray icon. I have the icon hidden by the system now. I gave up on the splash screen a long time ago and have it turned off.
I developed a more reliable method method to assure me that Eset is running using some simplified programming language.
I am on Win7 also maybe that's the issue. Either way as you said it's small potatoes.
Regarding your Carlin quote, the forecast for tomorrow is: Decreasing darkness giving way to increasing light. I guarantee this forecast is 100% accurate.
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Hi my peoples !!
Miss all of you guys !
Where is Swex ?
Going to try and stick my head in here a few times to see whats been going on !!! Maybe even help some people if i have time. I haven't left the ESET fam at all. Just been busy doing partner things & selling the products & services !!!!