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When running the SEC 5.x installer the following error is returned:
Unable to install Sophos Update Manager, the msi terminated unexpectedly...
The following may also be seen in the Sophos Update Manager install log
Product: Sophos Update Manager -- The existing SophosUpdate share is not mapped to folder C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\ApplicationData\Sophos\Update Manager\, where it is required for Sophos Update Manager. Remove the existing SophosUpdate share, then retry this installation.
First seen in Enterprise ConsoleSophos Update Manager
During installation, a share called 'sophosupdate' is created in the default location (which will depend on the operating system):
This is caused when a share called sophosupdate already exists on the computer but it is not located in the default location.
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