I could not run setup.exe file on the system due to Policies, is there a way I would have a .msi package created??
Symptoms Setup.exe is not running OR could not be Run OR facing issues resulting in "The Windows Installer service issues"
To create the new custom install package
In the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager Console, on the Admin tab, under Tasks, click
. The current default client installation packages appear on the right.
Under View Install Packages, click
Client Install Packages
Under Tasks, click
Export client install package. 4.
Browse to or create a preferred export folder, and select it.
Select whether or not you want to create a single ".exe" file.
(Here, we need to uncheck the box to create a non .exe or a .msi package )
Installation Settings and Features. 7.
Custom Install Settings
from the settings drop down.
Custom feature set
from the features drop down.
Select the group to which the client will be installed. If no group has been created, select the
Select the Preferred Mode. The default is Computer mode.
The new install package is created in the location that you specified.
Note: Symantec Antivirus.msi Package is very useful in many issues where Customers often face issues like "
The Windows Installer service could not be accessed"
References Creating custom Client Installation packages in the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager Console