Feature Request: Silent Auto update of Symantec Encryption Desktop (formerly known as PGP Desktop)


Article ID: 157851


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Desktop Email Encryption Drive Encryption Encryption Management Server


Using the Auto-update feature on the Symantec Encryption Management Server (formerly known as PGP Universal Server)requires the end-user to be prompted for this update. Customers would like this feature to automatically update the software version of Symantec Encryption Desktop to the same version as the Symantec Encryption Management Server if this option is selected.


Symantec Corporation is committed to product quality and satisfied customers. This Feature Request is currently being considered by Symantec Corporation to be addressed in a forthcoming version of the product. 

Technical Support filed a Feature Request to add this product feature. Note that an feature request is exactly that, a request. There is no committed date for this request from the Endpoint Encryption Product Management team, nor from the Endpoint Encryption Engineering team at this time.

Please be sure to refer back to this document periodically as any changes to the status of the request will be reflected here.