Event ID 514 or Event ID 341 in Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange, possibly after renewal license installation


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Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange


Event ID: 341 or 514 and spam does not appear to be detected


 Event ID: 341 (Failed to load Symantec Premium AntiSpam engine) or Event ID: 514


 Conflicts with licenses in the Licensing folder


Backup and remove all license files (*.slf) from the default licenses folder (c:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\Licenses)

Re-install your currently valid license from the SMSMSE console (Admin >> Licensing >> Browse and "Install")

Disable and re-enable Premium Antispam (Policies >> Premium Antispam Settings >> "un-check" Enable Premium Antispam and deploy changes, then "check" Enable Premium Antispam and deploy changes)

Review Windows Application Event logs and confirm that the errors are no longer appearing.

Applies To

 Windows 2003 / Exchange 2003