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How to completely remove Symantec Antivirus (without entering password)

CleanWipe Utility The cleanwipe utility is used to completely remove Symantec Antivirus and Symantec Endpoint Protection products. To obtain Cleanwipe please contact Symantec Technical support. Once the utility has been obtained please follow these instructions: This utility can…

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Symantec: How to work with Data Sources (ODBC) or ODBC connection in 64bit Windows OS

Problem The Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) is installed on a 64 bit Windows Operating System. The Data Source Name (DSN) entry is not listed on the System DSN tab when Data Sources (ODBC) is accessed using control…

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How To Use the Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool with the Latest Virus Definitions

Using an unzipping utility, unzip the .jdb file into a new folder. Note: It is possible to use the built-in Windows unzip utility to unzip the .jdb file. To do so, change the file extension on the .jdb…

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Which Communication Ports does Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 use?

To open firewall ports for SEP you need to know the following ports: Number Port Type Initiated by Listening Process Description 80, 8014 TCP SEP Clients svchost.exe (IIS) Communication between the SEPM manager and SEP clients and Enforcers….

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Create a bootable SERT USB key

The Symantec Endpoint Recovery Tool is an image that you can burn on a disc, which you can use to scan and remove malware from client computers. You use this tool for the computers that are too infected…

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How to check local excluded dir’s in a Managed SAV environment

On a local machine you can check the excluded directories off Symantec Anti Virus in the following registry key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Intel\LANDesk\VirusProtect6\CurrentVersion\Storages\Filesystem\RealTimeScan\FileExceptions]   For Windows 2008 (64Bit) and Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 11, look at the following location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint Protection\AV\Exclusions\ScanningEngines\Directory\Admin

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Migrate Symantec Anti Virus to Symantec Endpoint Protection

Document ID: 2007071909500548 What should I think about in advance before I begin migrating my Symantec AntiVirus environment to Symantec Endpoint Protection? Consider several factors before you begin your migration: Do you have the resources to create a…

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Create user account in Symantec System Center 10.x

To create a user account for a server group Start Symantec System Center. Right-click the appropriate server group. Click Account Management. In the Configure Server Group Accounts dialog box, click Add. In the Account Setup dialog box, do…

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