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Applies to the following Sophos products and versions SafeGuard Enterprise Client, all versions.
Functions that are available for installation in the user interface can also be entered using the switch ADDLOCAL for an automated installation which uses parameters. The availability of features differs depending on the used SafeGuard Client version and Operating System.
IMPORTANT: The majority of Features (second column in the table) are associated with a Feature_Parent (third column in the table) that must be considered during the installation.
Win7, Win8, Win10
Win7, Win8, W10
For further information and sample commands, see SafeGuard Enterprise Admin Help .
Additional SGN client parameters
See, SafeGuard Enterprise: Hotkeys and the POA) During the boot process, various combinations of SHIFT + Fx keys can be used to toggle SGN core functions.
Shift F3 = switch USB Legacy support (Off/On)* Shift F4 = toggle from VESA to VGA graphics mode (Off/On)* Shift F5 = switch USB support (Off/On)* Shift F6 = switch from ATA to Int13 (Off/On)* Shift F7 = switch USB 2.0 support (Off/On)* Shift F9 = switch ACPI/APIC (Off/On)*
* The bold marked option is the default value.
These toggles can be done during the installation by adding the below mentioned parameters. During an upgrade of the SafeGuard Device Encryption Client these parameters have no effect. NOLEGACY=(0/1) NOVESA=(0/1) ALTERNATE=(0/1) NOATA= (0/1) NOUSB20=(0/1) ACPIAPIC=(0/1)
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