Important Update: System requirements information for Encryption products is now published along with the other product documentation at the Broadcom Tech Docs site. Consequently, this Knowledge Base article is no longer current and will not be updated. For up-to-date system requirements information for Symantec Endpoint Encryption products, please visit our Tech Docs site.
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For the current System Requirements for Symantec Endpoint Encryption 11.3.0, click here.
For the current System Requirements for Symantec Endpoint Encryption 11.3.1, click here.
This information in this article is kept for historical reference only and is no longer updated. See the System Requirements pages above for updated information.
This article detailed the system requirements for version 11.3.x of the Symantec Endpoint Encryption Management Console.
The Management Console computer must be a member of an Active Directory forest or domain.
The Management Console computer requires the Microsoft Remote Server Administration Tools.
Note: These operating systems are supported only with all the latest hot fixes and security patches from Microsoft.
|November 28, 2019||11.3.0||
Added compatibility with the following operating systems:
|September 13, 2019||11.3.0||
Added compatibility with the following operating system:
Symantec Endpoint Encryption supports the Management Console on the following operating systems:
You must make sure that .NET is enabled before you can install the components.
Depending on the version of Microsoft Windows that you use, the Symantec Endpoint Encryption Management Console requires the following versions of .NET Framework:
|Operating system||Required version of .NET Framework|
|Microsoft Windows 10 November 2019 (version 1909)||4.8|
|Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2019 (version 1809)||4.7|
|Microsoft Windows 10 May 2019 (version 1903)||4.8|
|Microsoft Windows Server 2019||4.7 (For Symantec Endpoint Encryption 11.3.0 and later)|
|Microsoft Windows Server 2016||4.6.2 (For Symantec Endpoint Encryption 11.1.3 and later)|
|Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2||4.5.2|
|Microsoft Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803)||4.7.2|
|Microsoft Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (version 1709)||4.7.1|
|Microsoft Windows 10 Creators Update||4.7|
|Microsoft Windows 10 Anniversary Update||4.6.2|
|Microsoft Windows 10 LTSB 2016 (version 1607)||4.6.2|
|Microsoft Windows 10 November 2015 Update||4.6.1|
|Microsoft Windows 10||4.5.2|
|Microsoft Windows 8.1||4.5.2|
Note: These requirements are applicable to Help Desk Recovery and Autologon as well.