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SEPM 12 temporarily stop both the server A/V and SEPM manager.

Created: 13 Jan 2013 | 6 comments

I want to see if these are slowing my backup down (SBS server 2008). How do I stop both until I need to restart them?

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.Brian's picture

You could stop the SEPM service on the box as well as stop the SEP service.

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pete_4u2002's picture

may be you want to exclude the folders for the application used backup.

Ashish-Sharma's picture

hi,

 

Have you excluded the netbackup processes from scanning ?

General recommendations for virus scanner exclusions working with Netbackup product.

 

Article:TECH152328 | Created: 2011-01-31 | Updated: 2012-12-11 | Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH152328

 

Thanks In Advance

Ashish Sharma

 

 

omits's picture

I have already started the backup and it has been going for 3 days. Please tell me how to STOP both SEPM and server A/V programs. I am hoping that will speed things up somewhat. I do not understand anything  here http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH152328 and I would have thought SEP is optimsed for backup as default due to backup being a common process on a server!

 Please tell me how to actually STOP both SEPM and server A/V programs as neither seem to have controls to do this.

 

Thanks for your time.

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pete_4u2002's picture

goto services.msc and stop Symantec endpoint protection and Symantec Endpoint protection manager.

Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

To stop the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager & Symantec Endpoint Protection service.

  1. Click Start > Settings > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services.
  2. In the Services window, under Name, scroll to and right-click Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.
  3. Click Stop.
  4. Scroll to and right-click Symantec Endpoint Protection.
  5. Click Stop.
  6. Close the Services window.

Reference: 

Stopping the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager service

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO17915

Hope that helps!!

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

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