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Installing Sophos on your University Owned Computer - Windows

Uninstall Sophos if it is already installed on your 
computer

Sophos has posted instructions on how to uninstall
their software from your Computer here.


Install Software

1. Run the Installer Package "UCSD Sophos Network Rly06.exe"
by double clicking on it

Sophos Installation


2. Depending on which version of Windows you have, you may receive a "UAC
message" that says "Do you want to allow the following program from an 
unknown publisher to make changed to this computer. Select "Yes"

Sophos Installation

2. Select ""Next".
Sophos Installer

4. Installation may take a few minutes. Please wait while the computer runs the 
Sophos Setup. 
Sophos Installer


7. Success! You have installed Sohos on your Computer. Just
click "finish" to close the Window. 

Sophos Installer

8. VERY IMPORTANT: Please leave your computer ON and connected to the
internet for several hours. It now has to communicate with the Campus Sophos
servers to retrieve Autoupdate information. Then, please email litinfo@ucsd.edu
and let her know that you just installed Sophos and she will do a little
housekeeping with the update server. When she is done Sophos will now run in the
background, run updates and scan files to keep your MAC Safe.