Stopping the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager service

Article:HOWTO17915  |  Created: 2009-01-02  |  Updated: 2009-01-17  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO17915
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Stopping the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager service

Before you upgrade, you must manually stop the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager service on every management server in your site. After you upgrade, the service starts automatically.

Warning:
You must stop the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager service before you perform this procedure or you corrupt your existing installation of Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.

See Upgrading to a new release of Symantec Endpoint Protection or Symantec Network Access Control.

To stop the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager service

  1. Click Start > Settings > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services.

  2. In the Services window, under Name, scroll to and right-click Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.

  3. Click Stop.

  4. Close the Services window.

    Warning:
    Close the Services window or your upgrade can fail.

  5. Repeat this procedure for all installations of Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.


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