Install System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Antivirus for Mac OS

Uninstall McAfee* 

*(this is an older software title that if still installed on university computers, it should be uninstalled before installing Microsoft's System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection)

  1. Download the McAfee Uninstaller
  2. Once the uninstaller has downloaded, open it in the Downloads folder by double clicking the .command icon
  3. There will be a prompt to type in the Computer Password on the Terminal Window that appears
  4. Keep the Terminal window open until the text "McAfee Endpoint Protection for Mac 2.0.0 RTW has been uninstalled Successfully logout" followed by "[Process completed]" appears

Microsoft's System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection** Installation

**(currently preferred Antivirus software on university computer)

  1. Download the Microsoft Endpoint Installer
  2. Once the installer has downloaded, open it in the Downloads folder by double clicking the .dmg icon
  3. Double click Install icon
  4. Click Continue in the package content confirmation dialog
  5. The installation wizard will guide you through the rest of the installation process

Uninstall Microsoft's System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection

  1. Double click Uninstall icon from the same folder as the Install icon
  2. Click Continue in the dialog window and proceed with the uninstall
  3. An administrator password may be required to complete the uninstall process

System Requirements

  • Mac computer with an Intel processor
  • Processor architecture: Intel 32-bit, 64-bit
  • Mac OS X: 10.6 - 10.13
  • Memory: 512 MB
  • Disk space: 100 MB

Details

Article ID: 55432
Created
Mon 6/11/18 10:54 AM
Modified
Fri 9/21/18 11:19 AM