Creating packages for an Easy Installer
|Article:HOWTO13672|||||Created: 2008-01-05|||||Updated: 2013-10-17|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO13672|
Backup Exec System Recovery Manager already includes numerous pre-installed packages such as the following:
You would need to create packages for an Easy Installer if any of the following reasons apply:
Backup Exec System Recovery Manager does not ship with a pre-installed package of LightsOut Restore. However, you can use Symantec Recovery Disk (or a custom Symantec Recovery Disk CD that you have created) to create a package of LightsOut Restore. The CD comes with Backup Exec System Recovery Manager.
A package contains one software product such as Backup Exec System Recovery or Management Control. You combine one or more packages to create an Easy Installer. Users download the Easy Installer onto their computers, or you deploy to computers with a logon script. Packages and Easy Installers are stored on the Backup Exec System Recovery Manager server.
Typically, you create packages once and then use them in an Easy Installer until a new version of the product is released. At that time, you can run the Create Packages wizard again to create the appropriate package and then create a new Easy Installer.
To create packages for an Easy Installer
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