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External Boot Required

Created: 08 Jul 2013 • Updated: 08 Jul 2013 | 4 comments

Hi Team,

is ther any option to make external boot device so we can scan system in booting time?

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.Brian's picture

Do you mean to scan for viruses?

If so, have you looked at SERT? It's available on FileConnect

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH131732

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Amit K Patel's picture

I'm Using 12.1 symantec end point protection how to make it?

SebastianZ's picture

Just follow below article:

How to make the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool boot from a USB memory stick

Article:TECH131578  |  Created: 2010-01-08  |  Updated: 2012-06-25  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH131578

How To Use the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool with the Latest Virus Definitions

Article:TECH131732  |  Created: 2010-01-15  |  Updated: 2013-07-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH131732

The definitions for the tool may be then downloaded from herE:

http://www.symantec.com/security_response/definiti...

+ some more customisation options for SERT:

How to Customize Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool (3rd Party Utility Integration)

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/h...

Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

I agree with above comments, SERT is an Utility which can be used to scan during the booting time.

Check these Articles:

Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool (SERT)

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/symantec-endpoint-recovery-tool-sert

How to Customize Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool (3rd Party Utility Integration)

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/how-customize-symantec-endpoint-recovery-tool-3rd-party-utility-integration

System Requirements documentation for the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool (SERT)

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

How To Use the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool with the Latest Virus Definitions

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

How to make the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool boot from a USB memory stick

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

VIDEO: Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool (SERT)

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/videos/sym...

Hope that helps!!

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

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