Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager
|Article:HOWTO81279|||||Created: 2012-10-25|||||Updated: 2013-08-20|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81279|
You perform several tasks to install the management server and the console. In the installation wizard, a green check mark appears next to each completed task.
The Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager requires access to the system registry for installation and normal operation. To prepare a server that runs Windows Server 2003 to install Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager using a remote desktop connection, you must first allow remote control on the server. You must also use a remote console session, or shadow the console session.
For the most current system requirements, see: Release Notes and System Requirements for all versions of Symantec Endpoint Protection and Symantec Network Access Control
To install Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager
If you have physical media, insert and display the product disc.
The installation should start automatically. If it does not start, double-click
If you downloaded the product, extract the entire product disc image to a physical disc, such as a hard disk. Run
Setup.exefrom the physical disc.
Click Install Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.
Review the sequence of installation events and click Next.
In the License Agreement panel, click I accept the terms in the license agreement, and then click Next.
In the Destination Folder panel, accept the default destination folder or specify another destination folder, and then click Next.
The installation process begins with the installation of the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager and console. This part of the installation completes automatically.
In the installation summary panel, click Next.
The Management Server Configuration Wizard starts automatically.
You configure the management server according to your requirements. Follow the on-screen instructions. When configuration is complete, click Next to create the database.
In the Symantec AntiVirus Migration (optional) panel, click No, and then click Next.
The Installation Complete panel appears. Click Next to log on to the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager. The Client Deployment Wizard starts automatically. You can deploy client software at any time. You can safely cancel client deployment if you do not want to deploy client software at this time.
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