Uninstalling antivirus software remotely

Article:HOWTO59433  |  Created: 2011-10-05  |  Updated: 2011-10-05  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO59433
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Uninstalling antivirus software remotely

You can use the Symantec Management Platform to uninstall existing antivirus software on the computers that you specify.

See Types of tasks for Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component.

To uninstall antivirus software remotely

  1. In the Symantec Management Console, on the Manage menu, click Jobs and Tasks.

  2. In the left pane, click Jobs and Tasks > System Jobs and Tasks > Symantec Endpoint Protection Management, right-click, and click New > Job or Task.

  3. On the Create New Task page, in the left pane, click Symantec Endpoint Protection Management > Uninstall Antivirus.

  4. On the Create New Task page, name the task.

  5. Click OK.

  6. In the left pane, click Jobs and Tasks > System Jobs and Tasks > Symantec Endpoint Protection Managment, and then click your task.

  7. In the right pane, click New Schedule to schedule the task and to define the computers that you want to run the antivirus inventory task on.

    For more information, see topics about using tasks in the Symantec Management Platform Help.

  8. In the New Schedule page, click Schedule.

    The status of your task is displayed under Task Status.


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