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customization of scanning

Created: 28 Sep 2012 • Updated: 07 Oct 2012 | 5 comments
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Hi

How to customization of scanning policy

Eg- drive scanning(c,d), folders

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Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

Check this Article:

How to Create a Schedule Custom Scan for the Symantec Endpoint Protection Client ?

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH96071

Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Senior Consultant
MIM | MCSA | MCTS | STS | SSE | SSE+ | ITIL v3

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visible_sol's picture

As per your attach link setting will done through client end but i require to change it from server.

Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

Check these Articles:

  1. About running on-demand scans http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO27194
  2. Configuring an on-demand scan for Windows clientshttp://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO27122
  3. Setting up scheduled scans that run on Windows computershttp://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55263
  4. How to setup a custom scan that will scan only one single folder in Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP)? http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO59048
  5. Configuring the scans of selected folders http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO27159
  6. About the types of scans and real-time protectionhttp://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55226

Here are the Steps:

1.Open the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.

2. Select Policies from the far left.

3. Highlight Antivirus and Antispyware under the View Policies section in the middle column.

4. Highlight the active policy from the right side of the manager.

5. Click Edit the Policy under the Tasks menu is the middle column.

6. A new window will open.

7. Select Administrator-defined Scans from the far left menu in the new window.

8. Select the Schedule  tab. and chnage the time accordingly

Also, look at this Article:

Configuring SEP client options for end users to stop, pause, or 'snooze' administrator defined scans

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH93376

 
Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Senior Consultant
MIM | MCSA | MCTS | STS | SSE | SSE+ | ITIL v3

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Rafeeq's picture

open

sepm

click on policies

edit the antivirus and antispyware policy

change the scan timings

there are few other settings like network scanning which you can set, check the document below its allthe same

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH95508

consoleadmin's picture

Find the attach forum link

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/cus...

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager - Antivirus and Antispyware - Policies explained

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?pag...

Thanks.