Installing Symantec Endpoint Protection 12 for Mac OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard

Step 1: Log onto myNEU and go to the self-service tab.

Step 2: Scroll down and click on “Software Downloads”.

Step 3: In the pop-up window, select “Symantec Antivirus V12 -Mac”. Click “Continue” once you’ve made your selection.

Step 4: Read and accept the license agreement.

Step 5: Read the “Installation Notes” and select “Download”.

Step 6: After downloading and extractiong the ZIP file, double click the Symantec Endpoint Protection.mpkg icon to begin the installation.

Step 7: Click Continue to run the program.

Step 8: Click Continue.

Step 9: Read the software license agreement and then click Continue.

Step 10: Agree to the terms of the software license agreement.

Step 11: Click Install to begin the installation.

Step 12: If prompted, enter your computer’s administrator password. Click Install Software.

Step 13: The installation progress will display. Installation may take several minutes to complete.

Step 14: When the installation is complete, click Log Out. Your computer will log you out of your account.

Step 15: When prompted, log back in to your account. The Symantec LiveUpdate window will open automatically and begin downloading updates. This may take several minutes to complete.

Step 16: Installation and updates are complete. Symantec Endpoint Protection is configured to update update automatically and without user intervention. The software will perform a virus scan daily at 8 p.m. and will update virus definitions hourly. Once the updates have been installed, you will see a summary window listing the updates. Click Quit to dismiss the window.

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