An attempt deploy via the Sophos console fails with the following error message:
800705b3 - Could not start installation program on the computer. this operation requires an interactive window station.
The error is seen when the User Access Control (UAC) is enabled on the client endpoint which then causes the Sophos installation scheduled task not to proceed.
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Enterprise ConsoleSophos Endpoint Security and Control 10.8.4
Operating systems Windows 7 and later
If you do not have the latest version of the SophosEnterprise Console installed, consider upgrading as the deployment requirements for endpoint computers is reduced in later versions. See the knowledge base article Possible upgrade paths for more information on upgrading to the latest version of the SEC.
Otherwise you need to disable UAC on the client computer.
Follow the Sophos endpoint deployment guide for full details on preparing your network to allow remote deployment.
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