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Windows 2012 Server

Created: 23 Jan 2013 • Updated: 23 Jan 2013 | 4 comments
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Good day all, will the most recent version of SEP work on Windows 2012 server?

I have 12.1.2015.2015

Thank you

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.Brian's picture

Yes, that version will work on Server 2012

12.1.2 is the first compatible version for Win8/Server 2012 so you are good to go. See here:

What's new in Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2

Article:HOWTO81091  |  Created: 2012-10-24  |  Updated: 2012-10-27  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81091

System requirements

Symantec Endpoint Protection now supports additional new platforms and configurations.

You can now install Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager on the following operating systems:

  • Windows 8

  • Windows Server 2012

You can now install the Symantec Endpoint Protection client on the following operating systems:

  • Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

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SOLUTION
Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

Yes, Only SEP 12.1 RU2 onwards supports Windows 2012 OS.

SEP 12.1 RU2 is the earliest supported build which is compatable with Windows 8 and Server 2012.

Check these Articles:

What's new in Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.2

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81091

About Windows 8 and Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH174348

Latest Symantec Endpoint Protection Releases - SEP 12.1 RU2 and SEP 11.0 RU7 MP3

www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/latest-symantec-endpoint-protection-releases-sep-121-ru2-and-sep-110-ru7-mp3

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 RU2 (SEP 12.1.2015) now supports additional new platforms and configurations.

You can now install Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager on the following operating systems:

  • Windows 8

  • Windows Server 2012

Hope that helps!!

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

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SebastianZ's picture

Both Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 are supported by SEP 12.1 RU2 and above.

Below article mentiones as well windows 8: