Upgrading from Symantec Scan Engine (SSE) 5.2.14 to Symantec Protection Engine (SPE) 7.0.0 fails on Windows platform.

Article:TECH197611  |  Created: 2012-09-30  |  Updated: 2014-04-18  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH197611
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Attempting to upgrade from SSE 5.2.14 to SPE 7.0.0 fails on Windows platform.


  • Windows
  • SPE 7.0.0


Symatec Scan Engine (SSE) 5.2.14 uses a newer version of Decomposer than that of Protection Engine 7.0.0's.


This isssue was solved with Symantec Protection Engine 7.0.1. Please refer to the Release Notes (linked below) for the details.

Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH197611

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