Support of USB keyboards at PBA level

  • Article ID: 109357
  • Updated: 29 May 2009

Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption 4.60

Client OS

Windows 2000 Professional SP4, Windows XP SP3

Server OS



Are USB keyboards supported in the Pre Boot Authentication (PBA) of Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption?


Yes, USB keyboards are supported in the PBA of Sophos SafeGuard Disk Encryption, when the so called "USB Legacy Support" is enabled in the BIOS of the computer.
The used keyboard should be "HID" compliant.

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