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live update setting

Created: 02 Mar 2014 • Updated: 10 Mar 2014 | 5 comments
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Last time i have configure the live update to download the defintion, it download the 3 time definition from symantec and consume the more bandwidth.

I want to change this setting and schedule it to download once a day and it download at lunch time(2:00 pm) otherwise at non bussiness hours(after 11:00 pm)

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James007's picture

See mithun comments

To configure the schedule for LiveUpdate downloads to Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager

  1. In the console, click Admin.

  2. On the Admin page, click System.

  3. On the Admin page, under Tasks, click Edit the server properties.

  4. In the Server Properties dialog box, on the LiveUpdate tab, click Edit Schedule.

  5. Change the frequency and any other settings that you want to change.

  6. Click OK


Select download start time window

How frequently the management server downloads new content. Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager gets content updates from LiveUpdate every four hours.

If you select a Daily or Weekly download, you can select an interval for when the download starts

technical_specialist's picture

Go to Admin -> Server - > Local Site -> Edit Site Property -> Live Update

There is download schedule under live update. Click on Edit Schedule.

Set the time frequency (Start and End Time) as per your requirement

ᗺrian's picture

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Configuring the LiveUpdate download schedule for Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager

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technical_specialist's picture

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bansal_r's picture

Thanks schdule is set as required on site. Case close.