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download virus definition to other location

Created: 28 Feb 2008 • Updated: 16 Jul 2010 | 3 comments
hello all
does anyone know how can i download virus definition to other location???

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paulorf's picture
You would need to explain that. I have no idea what you want to do ;-(
eCentric's picture

How can I change the location where SEP stores definition or/and signature files?  Default seems to be C:\ drive.  I'm low on space there, and would like to change my system so that they are stored on D:\.

Thanks,
Pete

Ongoing pain's picture

This post helped solve the problem while we were waiting for MR2 to come out a couple years ago.  I put the fix in and it's been working fine under MR4/MP2 until what appears to be the new year (2010).

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

Not sure what changed with the new year, but my boot partition on my server is filling up again, despite the redirection that remains unchanged.

I found 120Mb of free space and after deleting all the temp directories in the SymcData folder, it freed up 13Gb on a 20Gb partition.  Less than 24hrs later, I've already lost about 2Gb to more temp files.

I prepped my boss for the coming interaction with tech support to try and figure out what's going on.