Preparing for client installation
|Article:HOWTO55085|||||Created: 2011-06-29|||||Updated: 2011-12-16|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55085|
Table: Client computer preparation lists the actions that are usually required to prepare computers for client installation.
Table: Client computer preparation
Identify client computers
Identify the computers on which you want to install the client software. All the computers must run a supported operating system.
See the knowledge base article: System Requirements for Symantec Endpoint Protection and Network Access Control 12.1
Identify computer groups
Identify the computer groups to use during client installation. You can also import an existing group structure such as an Active Directory structure.
Uninstall currently installed virus protection software
Prepare computers for remote deployment
Prepare your computers for remote client deployment.
Deploy client software
You deploy the client software using any of the three available methods.
Consider post-installation options
You can take additional steps to secure unmanaged computers and optimize the performance of your Symantec Endpoint Protection installation.
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