Device Control reports the error SAVXP.2689728512

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Sophos Anti-Virus for Windows 2000+, with device control, reports the following error to the Enterprise console:

SAVXP.2689728512 0xA0520000 "The device control service failed to start. "

First seen in
Sophos Endpoint Security and Control

What To Do

In Windows services, restart the Sophos device control service.

If the error persists, restart the computer.



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