How to prepare computers for installation of endpoint security software

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In order to successfully deploy Sophos Endpoint Security and Control from your central console to your endpoint computers you must ensure certain settings on those computers are correctly configured.

Note: For instructions on deploying Sophos Cloud endpoint software see article 119265.

This article also applies to installation in Workgroups.

Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Enterprise Manager
Enterprise Console

What To Do

1. Read the guide:

Sophos endpoint deployment guide

2. Watch the videos:

Deploying to Windows 8.1 from Windows 2012 R2 and console 5.2.1 R2

Deploying from Enterprise Console 5.1 on Windows 2008 (with a 2003 domain functional level)

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

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