Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.6 and later offers additional enhancements for devices that run Windows Embedded operating systems, including:
A reduced-size client installation package
Reduced-size definitions for Windows
Support for Windows Embedded write filters
The ability to search for information about Windows Embedded devices
Reports on Windows Embedded devices
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This information also appears in Symantec Endpoint Protection client for Windows Embedded system requirements. For any discrepancy between these articles, the System Requirements page should be considered the most up to date. See Related Articles.
1 GHz Intel Pentium
Version 14: If installed to the system drive, 245 MB; if installed to an alternate drive, 230 on the system drive and 15 MB on the alternate drive. An additional 135 MB free space is needed during installation.
Version 12.1.6.x: 450 MB of available hard disk space.
Embedded operating system
Windows Embedded Standard (WES) 2009 (32-bit, SP3) (12.1.x only)
Windows Embedded POSReady 2009 (32-bit, SP3) (12.1.x only)
Windows Embedded Point of Service (WEPOS) (32-bit, SP3) (12.1.x only)
Windows Embedded Standard 7 (32- and 64-bit)
Windows Embedded POSReady 7 (32- and 64-bit)
Windows Embedded Enterprise 7 (32- and 64-bit)
Windows Embedded 8 Standard (32- and 64-bit)
Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Pro (32- and 64-bit)
Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Enterprise (32- and 64-bit)
Windows Embedded 8.1 Pro (32- and 64-bit)
Required minimum components
Filter Manager (FltMgr.sys)
Performance Data Helper (pdh.dll)
Windows Installer Service
FBA: Driver Signing (applies only to XP-based Embedded)
WinLogon (applies only to XP-based Embedded)
Application Compatibility (Default)
IE, Media Player, RDP
Set Top Box
The Minimum Configuration template is not supported.
Installation is blocked if unsupported write filters are installed and enabled, if FBWF is installed without the Registry Filter, or if FBWF is enabled on the system drive and installation path. In this case, resolve the issue in the message box, and then attempt installation again. You may need to restart the device after you make these changes.
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