Sophos for Microsoft SharePoint: SBS2011 databases shown in Installation wizard

  • Article ID: 113059
  • Updated: 08 Mar 2011

During installation of Sophos for Microsoft SharePoint, the installation wizard lists local SBS 2011 databases, but no Sophos databases are listed.

This issue is seen if you are running SBS 2011 and do not have any Sophos databases already installed.

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)

Sophos for Microsoft SharePoint 2.0.0
Sophos for Microsoft SharePoint

Operating systems
This issue has onlybeen seen with SBS 2011

What To Do

  1. You must stop the installer at this point, and exit from it.
  2. Install the SQL instance and call it Sophos. For more information refer to
  3. You can now re-run the Sophos for Microsoft SharePoint installer, installation should now proceed to completion.

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

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