Symantec EndPoint Manager

Any idea where can I control downloading the latest virus definition in Symantec EndPoint Manager and deploy it further to the workstations ?

I'm using 12.1 RU6 MP1.

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Ganesh Kumar ASr Infrastructure SpecialistCommented:
Here is where the virus definitions are loaded from live update can be controlled from Policies
In Symantec Endpoint Proteciton console, check for the policies>edit the policies you have for your workstation, there might be multiple policies. You need to check and edit the policies. When you edit the policy you will see the live update where you can control the update status from the server. You also can schedule the updates from Symantec server.

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AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Tks, where can I control the download frequency for Symantec EndPoint Manager to get the latest virus definition update from the Symantec site ?
Ganesh Kumar ASr Infrastructure SpecialistCommented:
See the snapshot. Login to your Endpoint console>Policies (from left Pane)> Edit the policy which is relevant to Workstation. If you have multiple check which policy is applicable for which group. > Edit the policy and you will see the above shown picture. Select schedule and adjust the frequency.
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AXISHKAuthor Commented:
I mean symantec endpoint need to download from symantec before distributing workstation,  where cam I configure the server side download
Ganesh Kumar ASr Infrastructure SpecialistCommented:
There is no need to configure the server details, it will pickup automatically if there is internet on the symantec endpoint server.  

Why you want to specify the path? Are you facing any automatic update issue on the SEPM server?
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
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