How to change the Server Name of the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM)

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Article ID: 157077

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Issue/Introduction

How to change the Server Name of the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM)

Resolution

1.Login to the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.
2.Click Policies > Policy Components > Management Server Lists > Add Management Server List
3.Click Add> Priority and a new Priority would get added named as "Priority2"
4.Add Old Server Name under Priority 2 and add New Server Name under Priority 1, and assign this New Management Server List to all the groups.
5.Stop the "Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager" and "Symantec Embedded Database" service on the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager.
6.Change the Server Name of the SEPM server.
7.Start the services and the clients should communicate with the SEPM on its new Server Name.


Applies To


Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1

Windows Server 2003 / 2008