Updating symantec antivirus
For the correct procedures, read the document How to update virus definitions for Norton Anti Virus Corporate Edition.The VDTM is a fully automated solution for virus definitions distribution, and is enabled by default between servers and their managed clients.
You can also copy an file from the \SAV folder on any Symantec Anti Virus server.
The Symantec Scan Engine is performing Content Filtering duty. gid=savce the i32 executable file for 32-bit client installations is used to update SAV Corp.
clients and the x86 executable file for 32-bit client installations is used for Symantec Anti Virus Scan Engine for Windows(again, is this same as Symantec Scan Engine?
)Could someone tell me if I've been using the i32 executable definition for 32-bit client installations all along and then try to run the x86 executable definition for 32-bit client installations would that cause a problem?
(I am getting an "ntvdm encountered a hard error" when I try to).
The modified date of the file matches the date of the virus definitions. EXE checks for new files, and then initiates the update process. EXE checks for new files about every 10 minutes by default.