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Automatic deployment of Endpoint Security and Control to Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 from Enterprise Console requires Enterprise Console 5.1 or later. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise unless you are either a valid licensee where the documentation can be reproduced in accordance with the license terms or you otherwise have the prior permission in writing of the copyright owner.
Automatic deployment of Endpoint Security and Control to Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 from Enterprise Console requires Enterprise Console 5.2.1 R2 or later. Sophos, Sophos Anti-Virus and Safe Guard are registered trademarks of Sophos Limited, Sophos Group and Utimaco Safeware AG, as applicable.
You may find that you cannot yet download and use the latest version on the list below.
This is because Sophos releases the software over a number of days, but publishes the release notes on the first day.
This is due to a missing Sophos registry key, that has not been migrated during the OS upgrade. After an upgrade from Windows 8.1 (either 64-bit or 32-bit) to Windows 10, the Sophos Healthcheck tool fails with warnings about missing registry keys.Unquoted paths in the Sophos Anti-Virus 10.3.7 installer cause the installation, upgrade or uninstallation of Sophos Anti-Virus to fail on 64-bit versions of Windows.This happens if a file with a file name beginning with "program" is present in the root of the system drive.For operating system requirements and supported SQL Server versions, see No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise unless you are either a valid licensee where the documentation can be reproduced in accordance with the license terms or you otherwise have the prior permission in writing of the copyright owner.If you don't have a supported SQL Server version (SQL Server 2005 Express or later) already installed, the Minimum database size The computer where you place the database (which may be the same computer as the computer where Enterprise Console is installed or a different one) needs a minimum of 1 GB disk space for data. Copy these two files into the RMF folder of the CID.Then by running configcid these files are then included into the CID.To resolve this issue, browse to the folder It is not possible to deploy Sophos Anti-Virus and Sophos Client Firewall to a Windows 10 endpoint at the same time from Sophos Enterprise Console.Workaround: Deploy Sophos Anti-Virus first, and then re-run the On Windows 10, a dual location firewall policy cannot be applied to an endpoint when both locations are visible (this includes VPN connections).A "this page has been blocked" pop-up message is displayed for an allowed page that has links to a website blocked by category (for example, Facebook, when blocked under the Personals and Dating category).If device control is enabled on a computer running VMware Tools and access to floppy disk drives is set to read-only, this message is repeatedly displayed on the desktop: "Access to device blocked by Sophos.