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SYmantec Endpoint 12.1 for Windows 7

Created: 05 Nov 2012 | 4 comments

Hello

Any 1 know what the correct verion what I need to install in Windows 7?

I read about a Release Update RU2, Is available? If not, When will be?

Any Workaround for install on Windows 7? I read about install only the AV module worked perfect. Is that correct?

Thanks

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Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

In case you want to install SEP on Windows 7 , then make sure you have any version above SEP 11.0.6005 OR SEP 12.1 and above. Check this - 

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH94910

Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 12.1 RU2 would be released soon. However, no official date has been released as of now.

Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 12.1 RU2 is still under BETA testing.

Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 12.1 RU2 supports Windows 8.

Incase, you are facing issue installing SEP on Windows 7, then work on the steps below:

1) Make sure you are installing any version above SEP 11.0.6005 OR SEP 12.1 and above.

2) Upload us the SEP_Inst.log from the %temp% which would assist us understanding the root cause of the issue.

Hope that helps!!

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

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Ariv's picture

Check this link,

About Endpoint Protection support for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH94910

Ashish-Sharma's picture

HI,

Check this artical

About Endpoint Protection support for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH94910

Support for Symantec Endpoint Protection on Microsoft Windows 7

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH91247

Knowledgebase Articles for Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1. RU2

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/knowledgebase-articles-symantec-endpoint-protection-121-ru2

There is no official date for the release. You may see the Release of SEP 12.1 RU2 happening anytime this year.

As of now, the SEP 12.1 RU2 is under BETA testing.

Incase, if you are interested in Beta Testing for SEP 12.1 RU2, check this :

https://symbeta.symantec.com/callout/?callid=1D5D3DD349C248E69B13977DA4DBF426

Thanks In Advance

Ashish Sharma

Simpson Homer's picture

Which versions of Symantec Endpoint Protection are supported on Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1?
Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 Release Update 7 (RU7) and Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 or higher is supported on Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. For information on getting the latest release, read the document Obtaining an upgrade or update for Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.x/12.1 or Symantec Network Access Control 11.x.