Agent Deployment Preparation

Prepare for agent deployment by selecting the method best suited to your environment. Some methods require extra steps to extract the MSI from the EXE file.

See Extracting Agent Setup MSI.

Refer to the following table of installation types and Setup requirements:

Table 1. One-at-a-Time Installations

Installation Type

Uses Setup EXE File

Uses Setup MSI File

Downloads Setup Automatically

Windows

See Installing Agents Using Windows.

Yes

   

Command prompt

See Installing Agents Using the Command Prompt.

Yes

   
Table 2. Bulk Installations

Installation Type

Uses Setup EXE File

Uses Setup MSI File

Downloads Setup Automatically

OfficeScan

See Installing Agents Using the OfficeScan Plug-In.

   

Yes

Logon script

See Installing Agents Using a Logon Script.

Yes

   

Active Directory

See Installing Agents Using Active Directory.

 

Yes

 

Third-party application deployment tool

See Installing Agents Using Deployment Tools.

Yes

Yes