Getting ping timeout error after push deployment of a full package from SEPM 12.1 SBE to a server / How to deploy (install) a non-predefined client feature set
Last Updated July 28, 2012
Deploying full package on a server could lead to Communication problems: "Ping timeout"
Full package of SEP (Symantec Endpoint Protection) 12.0 SBE (Small Business Edition) was deployed to the server.
Install Antivirus and Antispyware only.
Customer has used SEP (Symantec Endpoint Protection) 12.0 SBE (Small Business Edition) previously and was wondering why it does not offer to choose between packages for clients (full protection) and servers (Antivirus and antispyware only).
To deploying SEP (Symantec Endpoint Protection) 12.0 SBE (Small Business Edition) clients, go to "Install protection client on computers":
After this you can choose the client install feature set immediately:
It is slightly different in the version 12.1 SBE:
To deploy a client for a server from Version 12.1 SBE, follow the following steps (for pictures in the German version, see document attached):
1. Create new package 2. New package 3. In the list for client install feature sets, choose "self-defined" 4. Choose the features you want to install