Sophos Bootable Anti-Virus: advanced options

  • Article ID: 52077
  • Updated: 12 May 2014

When using SBAV to scan for Windows malware, there are two advanced options in the Main Menu.  This article explains the 'keyboard layout' and 'bash shell' options.

Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)

Sophos Bootable Anti-Virus

  • Keyboard layout: you can use this to change the keyboard layout from UK to US for use with the Bash Shell.
  • Bash Shell: this option is for Linux Administrators only, as it requires input and knowledge of Linux commands. Use this option only under advice from Sophos Technical Support, or if you are a confident Linux user.

Return to Sophos Bootable Anti-Virus: using the Sophos Bootable Anti-Virus CD on your infected computer.

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

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