Error message SDE 1001 appears when configuration file is being used to install Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption

  • Article ID: 109256
  • Updated: 28 May 2009

Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption 4.60

Client OS

Windows 2000 Professional SP4, Windows XP SP3

Server OS



How to solve this issue?


If error message SDE 1001 appears at installation of Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption, one of the installation parameters in the configuration file is incorrect.

If the configuration file was created with the installation parameter "Change", it cannot be used for a new installation of Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption. The installation would be interrupted and the error message mentioned above will appear. To solve this issue, you have to create a configuration file containing the parameters you require (Install, Change or De-install).
Please check your configuration file regarding the required parameters.

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