Test ESL Anticheat

Make sure to test ESL Anticheat before you try it in a real match! You can do so by joining the appropriate sub-team that fits the game you want to test.

After joining the team you will have an open match in ESL Wire, right-click it and make sure to tick the Match / Gather / PCW box and click start. ESL Anticheat will start and as soon as it's ready it will start your game.

Play for a couple of minutes to make sure everything is working without issues. Quit your game and wait for ESL Anticheat to finish the upload process, if everything worked without any problems you are ready to go.

In case ESL Anticheat is not starting or the ESL Anticheat session ends, as soon as your game launches, please contact our support or search our forum for solutions to your problem.

ESL Anticheat

  • Fair environment for competitions
  • Detects ring0 & ring3 cheats
  • Detects yet unknown cheats
  • Prevents Fakers and Ringers
  • Multi-Game Support
ESL Anticheat is a state of the art client, which provides the world leading Anticheat software. With ESL Anticheat you get a tool which allows fair play in the leagues and cups of ESL Gaming.
With ESL Anticheat comes Linesman. Linesman is an assisting tool mostly for Half-Life based games and Call of Duty games. It works automatically in the supported games, you do not need to enable it. Linesman collects all game configs and scans additional game information like game depth colour and will upload a zipped file automatically. You can check the settings of your opponents after the match easily by downloading the zip file.

More details about ESL Anticheat

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ESL Anticheat is spying on my computer!
What information is saved and who has access to it?
Can ESL Anticheat be used in VERSUS?
How do Cheaters get caught?
Can I test if ESL Anticheat detects a hack?
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System requirements

CPU: SingleCore: 3 GHz | MultiCore: 2,5 GHz
RAM: 2048 MB
  • Windows 7 SP1 with SHA-256 support
    (32 & 64 bit)
  • Windows 8.1 (32 & 64 bit)
  • Windows 10 (32 & 64 bit)
These specifications are recommended, but that doesn't mean that the program cannot run on a PC with lower specifications. The main influence has the game, so you should always check the system requirements for the game you want to play.
Always make sure you have the latest Windows updates installed and are on an official release version!
Custom or preview versions of Windows cannot be supported.

Related links

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