Installing the Symantec Agent directly on a device
Online installation packagelets you install the client software directly onto a device.
Note that this option can be bandwidth-intensive because the installation package file downloads the installation components from the cloud for every installation.
- To install the Symantec Agent directly on a device
- Create and download anOnline installation package, and put it on a network share, USB device, or other share mechanism. See:
- For Windows, transfer the folder with all package files to the Windows device and then runSymantec_Agent_install.exe.For Mac, transfer the folder with all package files to the Mac device, double-clickSymantec Endpoint Protection.UniversalESD_RI.pkg.
- Follow any on-screen instructions, including the authorization of installer processes or components on the system.The installer provides the information that the agent software needs to communicate with your environment.Restart your device as needed.