Upgrading to a new release
|Article:HOWTO81258|||||Created: 2012-10-25|||||Updated: 2014-09-21|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81258|
You can upgrade to the newest release of the product to take advantage of new features. To install a new version of the software, you must perform certain tasks to ensure a successful upgrade. You should also check the known issues that appear in the release notes for any late-breaking information relating to upgrades.
Before you upgrade, review the following information:
For the most current system requirements, see: Release Notes and System Requirements for all versions of Symantec Endpoint Protection and Symantec Network Access Control
New features in this version
Feature changes between the previous version and the newest version of the client, where applicable
Compatible Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager and Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition client upgrade paths
This section is specific to upgrading the software in environments where a compatible version of the product is already installed.
Table: Process for upgrading to the Small Business Edition displays the steps you need to perform to upgrade to the latest version of Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition.
Table: Process for upgrading to the Small Business Edition
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