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I never said that it was no problem. Why can't they provide a simple feature that allows us to permanently stop the foolish background scan window from appearing? That's why I volunteer my time here. Create a SymAccount now!' Unexpected pop-up messages from the Endpoint Protection email plugin appear TECH122425 September 9th, 2015 http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH122425 Support / Unexpected pop-up messages from the Endpoint Protection email plugin appear http://placedroid.com/symantec-endpoint/symantec-antivirus-scan-freezes-while-scanning.html

When Silent Mode is turned on, Norton Internet Security suppresses alerts and suspends background activities for the duration that you specify. I suspect this is one of those cases. The purpose of the popup is to advise you that Norton was making the most of the idle time by running a scan while you weren't actively using your computer. FORGET the computerese and think about this from a HUMAN perspective.

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I've got 29 years of software development experience (for engineers- a tough crowd). I'll pass along your user interface change suggestions. Norton takes up 30%+ of CPU.  On the performance page, the graph shows that my PC has awaken from idle, but the yellow part of the graph keeps going for a few minutes Best wishes.

  1. The fact that the notification interrupts the screensaver is a bug and is discussed in the thread Norton Internet Security wakes computer from Screensaver.
  2. Reese AnschultzSenior Software Quality Assurance Manager, Symantec Corporation orion23 Newbie1 Reg: 28-Feb-2010 Posts: 2 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: How to turn off "annoying" Norton 2010 messages (idle scan, etc).
  3. Yes, it would result in surpressing pop-ups ....
  4. RA> This is a whole seperate issue :) Thanks, Dave Please see comments in-line.
  5. I may be comparing sales against printed reports or using my adding machine to add up segments to compare with last week or last month.  Although my system is idle I'm
  6. that should have been enough time to thoroughly test sucn a simple change.2.
  7. Regards, Tony geek47 wrote:@AllenM,Thanks for your response.Some questions (that are probably only answerable by someone from Symantec):1.
  8. That tells me something.

Submit a False Positive Report a suspected erroneous detection (false positive).

Information for: Enterprise Small Business Consumer (Norton) Partners Our Offerings: Products Products A-Z Services Solutions Connect with us: Support Computers and software are tools, nothing more, nothing less. Posted: 27-Dec-2009 | 9:11PM • 130 Replies • Permalink A quick search did not turn up anything so requesting an answer. How To Stop Symantec Endpoint Protection Detection Results RA> I've discussed this previously in this message.

any idea of the approximate timeframe when a fix will be rolled out?? Symantec Endpoint Protection Notification Keeps Popping Up Best Regards, -Lynn Mr_Furious Contributor4 Reg: 09-Sep-2008 Posts: 59 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 6 Kudos1 Stats Re: Can't stop notification pop-ups from appearing Posted: 21-Nov-2011 | 8:23AM • Permalink When is this As for the console........... learn this here now I am actually a software engineer myself and I have seen several cases where I know the fix itself is actually quite simple and it still had to be released as

I don't want these scans running all the time. Symantec Endpoint Protection Notification Pop Up Posted: 04-Mar-2010 | 3:59PM • Permalink DaveH wrote: [...] I'll try to give just one example. Now, I have a question for you... So...

Symantec Endpoint Protection Notification Keeps Popping Up

When I will see you again? Let me know if you have any further questions or concerns. Symantec Pop Up Message I'm not asking for a specific date ... Symantec Pop Up Blocker W8.1 Update 1 / W7-SP1 with IE11 and FF 35, TB 31.4, NIS2014 21.6 and NS 22.1.09, (Android 4.2 with NMS 3.8) orion23 Newbie1 Reg: 28-Feb-2010 Posts: 2 Solutions: 0 Kudos:

I'll try to give just one example. http://placedroid.com/symantec-endpoint/symantec-won-t-stop.html If your response is any indication of how Symantec will respond to these user complaints then I guarantee I'll be switching to something else. Posted: 04-Mar-2010 | 7:57AM • Permalink pfinch wrote:[...] RA> Since it takes a few moments to shut down a scan, isn't it nice to see that a scan is in progress The only other pop-ups that I see is if NIS finds something bad and quarantines it---these don't happen very often. How To Turn Off Symantec Endpoint Protection Notifications

Finally copy and paste the contents of the results file Report.txt back onto the forum with a new HijackThis logLet me know how system is running and if you see any Do I really need to explain in detail WHY it irritates me? The notification for seemingly trivial issues such as cookies is also a commonly expressed complaint and the product team is aware of this complaint. http://placedroid.com/symantec-endpoint/symantec-antivirus.html Happy St.

The program will launch and then start to download the latest definition files. Symantec Endpoint Protection Detected Risks While You Were Logged Out If you are waiting for more than five minutes you have to resend your file. One should have the option to disable pop-up messages from NIS that say a background scan completed and no problems were found.

Posted: 04-Mar-2010 | 9:25PM • Permalink Add me to the list of people who signed up just to gripe about annoying popups.

queued waiting scanning finished NOT FOUND STOPPED Result: 0/31 (0%) Loading server information... Patrick's Day! Click here to join today! Malwarebytes Posted: 04-Mar-2010 | 4:19PM • Permalink DaveH wrote: ....I'll try to give just one example.

Even with that specific scenario I've pointed out two known issues and acknowledged a specific user scenario. Best wishes. If your response is any indication of how Symantec will respond to these user complaints then I gaurantee I'll be switching to something else. Check This Out mitchflorida Contributor4 Reg: 09-Sep-2011 Posts: 18 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 1 Kudos0 Can't stop notification pop-ups from appearing Posted: 14-Sep-2011 | 4:58AM • 97 Replies • Permalink I have gone into settings

for up to 24 hours?By providing the Silent Mode option for up to 24 hours, Symantec already gives customers the possibility of getting themselves in trouble (a lot can happen in I have no problem with the Live Update doing its thing automatically but do have a problem not being able to control when Norton wants to scan my computer. Don't feed me this B.S that adding an option to permanently block the pop up would make this a much more expensive product. Posted: 20-Jan-2010 | 12:08AM • Permalink I agree with Oxygen_07.  I registered just so I could post to this thread as well.

I use these large spreadsheets  for my business for sales data, cost of sales, labor, etc. I have a PhD in designing software and this system is now obnoxious. If the anitivirus software can't do its job without telling me about it then I better find new software. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Posted: 04-Mar-2010 | 6:31AM • Permalink Security software should be invisible, or at least have invisibility as the default option, unless I need to actively take action.And frankly, there's not a