Management operations are grouped into the following categories on the primary navigation bar:
Shows the recent activity and system metrics that are calculated since the last restart.
Use to configure Symantec Protection Engine to provide scanning for client applications and set limits to protect server resources.
Use to specify scanning policies for mail, file properties, URL filtering, and antivirus scanning. You can also configure custom user messages.
Use to examine scanning statistics, load statistics, logging status, and log data.
Use to configure logging and alerting options, outbreak management, and monitor scan requests.
Use to perform the following actions:
Manage the Symantec Protection Engine administrator account
Install new license keys
Check the status of the license keys that are installed
Use the toolbar icons in the Symantec Protection Engine console to perform the following actions:
Saves your changes to the XML configuration files.
Your changes are saved but Symantec Protection Engine does not implement them until you apply the changes. You can continue to make changes to the Symantec Protection Engine configuration through the console.
Applies all of your changes.
Some changes can be applied without restarting Symantec Protection Engine. Other changes do not take effect until the service is restarted. When you click "Apply," you initiate the necessary actions to apply all of the changes. You are prompted to perform a manual restart if one is necessary.
Returns the configuration settings to the values that you last saved.
Refreshes the display.
Logs you out of Symantec Protection Engine.
Opens the online help file.
The toolbar also displays messages about the status of Symantec Protection Engine and any pending changes that need to be saved.
The "Changes pending" message indicates that during the session, you have interacted with the console in some way. "Changes pending" does not necessarily mean that you have made modifications to any settings. For example, if you enable an option and then immediately disable it, "Changes pending" appears on the toolbar. "Changes pending" also appears if you click a drop-down menu to view the available options, but you do not select a different option.
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