Uninstall Password is required to uninstall Client when the uninstall password isn't enabled in the Group Policy.
Enable the uninstall password in the SEPM's Group Policy by: a). Selecting Clients tab. b). Select the Group Policy the affected machine is under and go to the Policies tab. c). Click on Password to change the password settings. d). Check 'Require a password to uninstall the client.' e). (Enter in a password if you are enabling the password) click OK to save the changes
Update the affected Client Machine by: a). Right click the Symantec Endpoint Protection Agent and select 'Open Symantec Endpoint Protection.' b). Click on 'Help' and select 'Troubleshooting...' c). Under Management, click on 'Update' and check the 'Last Connected:' date and time to see if it updates (You may have to close down the windows and reopen to refresh the data).
Now disable the 'Require a password to uninstall the Client' setting in the SEPM and update the affected Client machine by following steps 1 and 2 again.
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