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DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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My machines are not getting the latest DAT files.  Ther server is updating and right now in its repository it has 7132.  My machine is still on 7130 and the other test machine in on 7131.  The server pulls it at 2am and my machine shows the last agent to server communication 7/11/2013 7:20:48 AM.  In assigned Policies-McAfee Agent I have Repository-Desktop Default.  Not sure what I am missing.

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Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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That's right, at the Assigned Client Tasks tab you should have an update task that would update DAT, Engine and BOF DAT every day.

If it doesn't exist then you'll have to set it up

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Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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Hi dtsteinb, you should check that this policy specifies the right repository list for the computers to donwload updates.

Is the update task for these computers well defined?

Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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For the Mcafee Agent I have Desktop default and that is config as follows:

Repository list selection:Use this repository list

Select repository by: Use order in repository list

Repository list:

1. EPO_SRVR   Global   Enabled

2 McAfeeHttp   Fallback  Enabled <-- I just enabled this.  I wanted Desktop only to go throught EPO-SRVR so not sure if that is the issue.

For the Update task where would that be or do I need to create one?  Are you talkin about Assigned Client Tasks?  I have a Guided Configuration Created Deployment Task

Message was edited by: dtsteinb on 7/11/13 11:07:04 AM CDT

Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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That's right, at the Assigned Client Tasks tab you should have an update task that would update DAT, Engine and BOF DAT every day.

If it doesn't exist then you'll have to set it up

Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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I am a total newb but how can you tell what version the server has? Where do you go?

Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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In the EPO server go to the Dashboard and it should be EPO Summar or goto Menu Software Master Repository and look in your current branch.

Message was edited by: dtsteinb on 7/11/13 11:49:13 AM CDT

Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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Yes I was look at that but the only things I see are :

SIA Revocation

Virus Scan Enterprise Hot Fix 8.8.0.793781

Virus Scan Enterprise 8.8.0.3

Epo Agent Key Updater Plugin 4.8.0.614

Re: DAT's not getting Updated on machines

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When you first login and look at the dashboard you don't see something that says Repository Package Status?  Make sure your looking at ePO Summary.   Click on Dashboards and the you should see Reporting Dashboards - to the right of that is a pull down menu.