Supported upgrade paths for the Symantec Endpoint Protection client

Article:HOWTO81070  |  Created: 2012-10-24  |  Updated: 2013-10-07  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81070
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Supported upgrade paths for the Symantec Endpoint Protection client

The following Symantec Endpoint Protection Windows client versions can upgrade directly to version 12.1.2:

  • 11.0.780.1109

  • 11.0.1000.1375 - Maintenance Release 1 (MR1)

  • 11.0.2000.1567 - Maintenance Release 2 (MR2), with or without maintenance patches

  • 11.0.3001.2224 - Maintenance Release 3 (MR3)

  • 11.0.4000.2295 - Maintenance Release 4 (MR4), with or without maintenance patches

  • 11.0.5002.333 - Release Update 5 (RU5)

  • 11.0.6000.550 - Release Update 6 (RU6), with or without maintenance patches

  • 11.0.7000.975 - Release Update 7 (RU7), with or without maintenance patches

  • 12.0.122.192 Small Business Edition

  • 12.0.1001.95 Small Business Edition - Release Update 1 (RU1)

  • 12.1.671.4971

  • 12.1.1000.157 - Release Update 1 (RU1), with or without maintenance patches

The following downgrade paths for Windows clients are not supported:

  • Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.x to 12.1 Small Business Edition

  • 12.1.x (enterprise version) to 12.1.2 Small Business Edition

The following Symantec Endpoint Protection Mac client versions can upgrade directly to version 12.1.2:

  • 11.0.6000 (0162) - Release Update 6 (RU6), with or without maintenance patches

  • 11.0.7000 (0217) - Release Update 7 (RU7), with or without maintenance patches

  • 12.1.671.4971

  • 12.1.1000.0157 - Release Update 1 (RU1)

Migrating from Symantec AntiVirus 10.x to 12.1 is supported. Migrating from Symantec AntiVirus 9.x and Symantec Sygate Enterprise Protection 5.x is not supported.

See Supported migration paths for the Symantec Endpoint Protection Mac client.

See Supported and unsupported migration paths to Symantec Endpoint Protection.


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