This article provides information on the command line switches to 'SophosInstall.exe'. These may be required when performing a command line installation or when installing as part of a scripted installation.
Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos Cloud Managed Endpoint
Command line switches
|Command ||Description |
| -q || Run quietly i.e. without a user interface. |
|-tps || |
Indicates the action to be performed by the Sophos Cloud installer if the computer is running third-party security software. There are three options:
- detect: The Sophos Cloud installer detects third-party security software and stops the installation.
- ignore: The Sophos Cloud installer ignores the presence of third-party security software, and attempts to install the Sophos protection software.
- remove: The Sophos Cloud installer will remove the third-party security software before installing the Sophos protection software (recommended).
setup.exe -q -tps remove
Important: the '-tps' argument and proceeding action should be at the end of the command line.