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Windows 7: Symantec Endpoint Protection

18 May 2009   #11


If you try to run an upgrade it is going to *tell* you that the NPM does not work - simply disable it, perform the upgrade, then enable it again.

if it will make you feel better, disconnect your machine from the network to perform the upgrade, and then perform the upgrade, then enable NPM and then connect it back to the network.

For those of you with more questions regarding Symantec Endpoint Protection client and Windows 7, I suggest that you read this thread:

Windows 7 Beta and SEP 11 MR4 | Symantec Connect

Also, be sure to have the latest build as noted in the screen shot in the first post.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jun 2009   #12

Windows XP
SEP Not installed fully

I am using the latest version of SEP (1.0.4202.75, 64 bit) on Windows 7 RC 64 bit. However, I have found out that SEP does not install completely. I have followed the instructions for Windows 7 (first install LiveUpdate, reboot, install SEP) and everything seems to work OK. However, in the main screen there should be 3 items; Antivirus and Antispyware Protection, Proactive Threat Protection and Network Threat Protection. On my system; the third item (Network Threat Protection) is missing.
I have the idea that the firewall is nevertheless active, since it blocked some traffic to an internet gadget on my desktop. But since the item is not listed in the main window, i can't adjust the firewall rules.
The only advice I found on the web on this missing item, is to do a repair install. I tried that, but it made no difference. Are other people missing this item as well? I have the idea that it is connected to Windows 7.
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16 Jun 2009   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

The latest version of SEP is You are installing correctly and there is one more module that it has failed to install. It looks like Symantec is working on it but it's not 100%. I have switched to AVast for Windows 7 and it works flawless and better then SEP at this time. On my first install it found some things that SEP didn't.
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16 Jun 2009   #14


I dont use the network threat module of SEP
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