Different users get a new "Active Scan on Start up" within "Scan for threats" on the Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) client GUI whenever they log in into the same machine. You wish to know how to disable this scan on an unmanaged client.
To disable this scan, follow the steps below based on the version of Windows running on the client.
WARNING: In the next steps you edit the Windows registry. Back up the registry before you make any changes to it, because incorrect changes to the registry can result in permanent data loss or corrupted files. Modify or delete only the registry keys that are specified. For instructions, see the document How to back up the Windows registry.
On 32-bit versions of Windows:
On 64-bit versions of Windows:
Unmanaged Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 Client.