×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

SAV corporate edtion liveupdate silent mode

SAV corporate edtion liveupdate silent mode

SAV corporate edtion liveupdate silent mode

(OP)
hi,
I am trying to understand Symantec antivirus corporate edition, liveupdate for a standard user account. I know that SAV should be set up as a server. It is setup as a stand alone client I guess. I took over for someone who had already set these pcs up. I have some pc's that when I log into the Administrators account and run liveupdate it connects to the symantec website and downloads and installs the updates just fine. Now when I log into the standard user account and click liveupdate, I get this messege:
Restricted users can run liveupdate in silent mode only. Updates will be automatically downloaded and installed if available. Do you want to continue?
Then I press ok, and I am assuming that liveupate is running in the background.
What I am trying to understand is why set liveupdate to run in silent mode on the corporate edtion, is that because of the permission issue of the standard user not being a member of the admin or power users group?
If anyone can help, I would gladly appreciate it.
Oh I also tried symantec forums already, not really helpful and from what I can see there is now windows scheduled task set up to run livupdate in silent mode with the -s option.
thanks,
lost

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close