Function of SgeWksCfg Server Service

  • Article ID: 109406
  • Updated: 09 Aug 2010

Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption 4.60

Client OS

Windows 2000 Professional SP4, Windows XP SP3

Server OS



What is the purpose of this service?


General information for what we use this service for:

A) Authentication internal only
B) read / write SDE internal status information
C) status check about encryption / decryption in combination with ecview process
D) save the drive letters (Standby for access), also in combination with sgecrypt
E) check the power management function e.g. laptop with hibernation support, close the top...

If this service is currently busy:

It is possible that this machine is attempting to complete the encryption after going into hibernation mode. In other words, the machine went into hibernation mode as Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption was encrypting the harddrive.

keywords: sde

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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