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SEP12.1 RU3 in not getting installed

Created: 11 Dec 2013 | 6 comments

I am trying to install SEP on a Windows 2008 server. The server serves as a DC server. I have attached the SEP installation logs.

Any help is appreciated.





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.Brian's picture

Have you tried cleanwipe? What version were you upgrading from?

Please click the "Mark as solution" link at bottom left on the post that best answers your question. This will benefit admins looking for a solution to the same problem.

James007's picture


Check this articles help you

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 client install rolls back, returning 1603


Article:TECH170259 | Created: 2011-09-23 | Updated: 2011-12-07 | Article URL


AJ_01's picture

See the below article. Same error in your SEP log

Error 2343 specified path is empty during SEP installation



Article:TECH197128  |  Created: 2012-09-24  |  Updated: 2013-01-08  |  Article URL

Unable to install the SEP Client 12.1 => "Error 2343 Specified path is empty"



Article:TECH167167  |  Created: 2011-08-15  |  Updated: 2012-07-28  |  Article URL


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Sushanta's picture

@Brian: We are trying to upgrade from SEP11 RU6 to SEP12 RU3.


Guys, I will go through the articles and post you the results.

AJ_01's picture

Have you tried the above article?

What is the status of your issue?

Don't forget to mark thread as solved with the answer that helps you.



SandeepJ's picture

as per the install logs you need to restart the server once.

You have to login with local administrator to proceed for installation.