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Setting up scheduled scans that run on Windows computers
How to schedule a scan from the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) console.
Follow the steps below to add or modify a scheduled scan for your managed Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) clients:
If the policy was existing it will immediately take effect. It the policy is new, a window will appear asking you to assign the policy to your group of choice.
Note: If inheritance is enabled on all groups, you will not be able to individually assign the policy to a single group. To assign a policy to a single group inheritance will need to be turned off.
If your policy does not take effect, please refer to the following document for troubleshooting information: Troubleshooting Policy Changes