Specifying a proxy server that clients use to communicate to Symantec LiveUpdate or an internal LiveUpdate server

Article:HOWTO55358  |  Created: 2011-06-29  |  Updated: 2011-12-16  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55358
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Specifying a proxy server that clients use to communicate to Symantec LiveUpdate or an internal LiveUpdate server

You can specify a proxy server that your clients use to communicate with an internal LiveUpdate server. The proxy settings do not affect any settings for Group Update Providers.

See Managing content updates.

Note:

You configure proxy settings for other client communications separately.

To specify a proxy server that clients on Windows computers use to communicate to Symantec LiveUpdate or an internal LiveUpdate server

  1. In the console, click Policies.

  2. Under Policies, click LiveUpdate, and then click the LiveUpdate Settings tab.

  3. Right-click the policy that you want and then select Edit.

  4. Under Windows Settings, click Server Settings.

  5. Under LiveUpdate Proxy Configuration, click Configure Proxy Options.

  6. On the HTTP or HTTPS tab or the FTP tab, select the desired options.

    See the online Help for more information about the options.

  7. Click OK in the dialog box.

  8. Click OK.

To specify a proxy server that clients on Mac computers use to communicate to Symantec LiveUpdate or an internal LiveUpdate server

  1. In the console, click Clients > Policies.

  2. Under Location-independent Policies and Settings, under Settings, click External Communication Settings.

  3. On the Proxy Server (Mac) tab, select the desired options.

    See the online Help for more information about the options.

  4. Click OK.


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