Symantec Endpoint Protection (Win) - Running Live Update

Campus licenses for Symantec Endpoint Protection expire on June 24, 2020 for Students and July 31, 2020 for Faculty and Staff. You can learn more about the license expiration and recommended antivirus solutions at Campus Symantec License Expiration - Summer 2020.

This document describes how to update the virus definitions for Endpoint Protection on Windows XP, Vista, 7, & 8 10.

  1. Double-click on the Endpoint Protection icon in the notification area.

    • Note: You may have to click the small arrow to display more notification items.

  2. Click the LiveUpdate button at the bottom of the left navigation in the Symantec Endpoint Protection window.

  3. After LiveUpdate is complete, you will see a summary of the updates applied and "LiveUpdate session is Complete." You may then click Close to be returned to Symantec Endpoint Protection

The Symantec Endpoint Protection antivirus definitions should now be fully up-to-date.

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Created:2008-03-03 19:00 CDTUpdated:2020-06-08 18:17 CDT
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