Third-party security software removal support in Symantec Endpoint Protection

Article:TECH195029  |  Created: 2012-08-15  |  Updated: 2014-07-03  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195029
Article Type
Technical Solution

Product(s)

Subject

Issue



This document describes the products that can be removed by the Security Software Removal feature in Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2 and later. For complete information on the feature, read the document About the third-party security software removal feature in Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 RU1 MP1 and later.


Solution



The attached file lists the products that can be removed by the Security Software Removal feature. It includes the following information:

  • Product

  • Version

  • Supported languages
    In most cases, all languages are supported. Where noted, only English language operating systems are supported.

  • Supported platforms

  • Password-protected uninstall support
    This field indicates whether the removal feature can remove software that is protected by a password. A value of “–” indicates that the product does not have a password-protection feature.

  • Uninstall during scan
    This field indicates whether the removal feature will succeed if it is run while the security software is running a scan. A value of “–” indicates that the product does not run active scans.

  • Uninstall during update
    This field indicates whether the removal feature will succeed if it is run while the security software is updating content. A value of “–” indicates that the product does not run content updates.

 


Attachments

Supported software list, Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2 and later
Third party security software removal support in Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2 and later.pdf (408 kBytes)


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195029


Terms of use for this information are found in Legal Notices