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This article explains how to use the command line tool SGNState to display the SafeGuard Enterprise Client system status.
Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) SafeGuard Device EncryptionSafeGuard BitLocker Client
Displaying the system status with SGNState
SafeGuard Enterprise offers the command line tool SGNState.exe to display information on the current status (encryption status and further detailed status information) of the SafeGuard Enterprise installation on an endpoint computer. You can find the tool in the Tools directory on your SafeGuard Enterprise Client software folder or in the installation folder on the client (e.g. C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\SafeGuard Enterprise\Client\SGNState.exe)
SGNState can also be used for reporting:
SGNState offers the following parameters:
SGNSTATE [/?] [/L] [/LD]
Operating system Installed SafeGuard Enterprise version POA type (BitLocker, BitLocker-C/R or SafeGuard Enterprise) POA status (on/off) POA version* (REALMODE or V86) Wake on LAN status (on/off) Server name Logon mode Date (and time) of the last data replication Last policy received Encryption status (encrypte/not encrypted), algorithm used for the individual volumes Parameter /LD returns this information formatted for LANDesk. *available as of SafeGuard 8.0
*available as of SafeGuard 8.0
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