Installing Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection Non-Managed Client

The University is transitioning from the Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP).  The Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP) is the current recommended Antivirus/Malware application for University computers.  This application allows for Managed and Non-Managed client.  If you need uninstall Symantec Endpoint protection please visit Migration from Symantec to Microsoft Antivirus.  The University recommends Microsoft Security Essentials for personal computers. 

This document is written to assist with installing the Non-Manged client on University owned computers that are not on a Domain or that accesses sensitive data. For more information about the features and settings on Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP) please visit Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection Client Overview.

In order to install Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection (SCEP), please follow the steps below:

 

  • Go to shareware.unc.edu.
  • Download and run the Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection Non-Managed Client Installer.

Windows XP

Click on Next.

Click on I accept.

Click on the radio button I do not want to join the program at this time.

Click on Next.

Check the box If no firewall is on, turn on Windows Firewall (Recommend).

Click on Next.

Click on Install.

By default the check box Scan my computer for potential threats ofter getting the latest updates is checked.

Click on Finish.

Windows 7

A Restart is Required for this install.

Click on Yes to allow access for the User Account Control (UAC) to install the client.

Click on Next

Click on I accept.

Click on the radio button I do not want to join the program at this time.

Click on Next

Check the box If no firewall is on, turn on Windows Firewall (Recommend)

Click on Next

Click on Install

By default the check box Scan my computer for potential threats ofter getting the latest updates is checked.

Click on Restart Now

Windows 8

Click on Yes to allow access for the User Account Control (UAC) to install the client.

Click on Next

Click on I accept.

Click on the radio button I do not want to join the program at this time.

Click on Next

Check the box If no firewall is on, turn on Windows Firewall (Recommend)

Click on Next

Click on Install

By default the check box Scan my computer for potential threats ofter getting the latest updates is checked.

Click on Finish

Mac

Double left click on Install icon

1-Mac-SCEP-DMG

Click on Continue

2-Mac-SCEP-PrmptContinue

Click on Continue

3-Mac-SCEP-Warning

Click on Continue

4-Mac-SCEP-ImpInfo

Click on Continue

5-Mac-SCEP-EULA

Click on Agree

6-Mac-SCEP-Agree

Click on Continue

7-Mac-SCEP-PrivState

Choose Typical (recommended) and click on Continue

8-Mac-SCEP-InstMode

Under Setup for Special Applications please choose the option that is best for your situation. 

If this feature is enabled it could potentially stop some applications from running properly.

9-Mac-SCEP-SpecAppDisable

Click on Install

10-Mac-SCEP-Install

At the user prompt please login with the admin account on your Mac.

11-Mac-SCEP-UserPrompt

Click on Continue once progress bar is finished

12-Mac-SCEP-Progress

Click on Close

13-Mac-SCEP-Close