symantec endpoint server live update fails server 2008

Posted on 2011-10-05
Last Modified: 2013-11-22
If I go into Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager then go to Admin --> Local Site --> Download Live update Content.... This is what I get

October 5, 2011 10:03:16 EDT AM:  LiveUpdate failed.  
October 5, 2011 10:03:16 EDT AM:  LUALL.EXE finished running.
October 5, 2011 10:03:16 EDT AM:  LUALL.EXE has been launched.  
October 5, 2011 10:03:16 EDT AM:  Download started

This is Server 2008 r2
How can I fix this?

Question by:nicolausj
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    Expert Comment


    Had a quick browse round and most posts about this issue point to this web link.

    Give it a go and post results.

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    Author Comment

    didn't work....
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    Expert Comment

    Do you have a proxy server?

    Check firewall settings to ensure this service is allowed out.

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    Accepted Solution

    I ended up uninstalling Symantec endpoint manager, then re-installing. Not what I wanted to do but it was the only thing that worked.

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    Author Closing Comment

    after a few days I uninstalled then re-installed, and that did the trick.

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