Uninstalling the
Symantec Endpoint Protection
client for Windows

You can uninstall the Windows client in the following ways:
If the
Symantec Endpoint Protection
client software uses a policy that blocks hardware devices, the policy blocks the devices after you uninstall the software. If you do not disable the device control by policy before you uninstall, use the Windows Device Manager to unblock the devices.
  1. To uninstall the
    Symantec Endpoint Protection
    client for Windows
  2. In the console, on the
    Admin
    page, click
    Install Packages
    , and then click
    Client Install Settings
    .
  3. Under
    Tasks
    , click
    Add Client Install Settings
    .
    If you have previously created a custom client installation settings configuration, you can modify it under
    Tasks
    , and then click
    Edit Client Install Settings
    . Modifying an existing custom configuration does not modify previously exported install packages.
  4. On the
    Basic Settings
    tab, check
    Remove existing
    Symantec Endpoint Protection
    client software that cannot be uninstalled
    .
  5. Read the message, and then click
    OK
    .
  6. Click
    OK
    .