Symantec client upgrade on Windows PCs Tuesday, Feb. 19

WHAT ARE WE DOING?

Computing will be upgrading the Symantec client, which is responsible for software security and antivirus protection, on centrally managed Windows PCs. This upgrade will not affect Accelerator Division computers.

 

WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR?

Tuesday, Feb. 19; starting at 2 a.m. Central Time

 

WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU?

The upgrade will run in the background, and a reboot will be required when the install is complete. If you are logged in, you will be allowed to delay the reboot for up to 60 minutes.

 

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO?

When you leave for the day on Monday, Feb. 18, please make sure your Windows PC is turned on (laptops should have the lid left open), is connected to the Fermilab network, and that you are logged off.