The option to select fixed packages has been removed in the following versions of Sophos Enterprise Console:
This functionality has been re-introduced in the release of Sophos Enterprise Console 5.4.0.
Note: If you have upgraded to 5.2.1 or above with fixed packages still in use by a subscription they will be visible in the console until they are no longer used. See article Sophos is retiring the use of fixed versions: warning message displayed for more information.
Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Enterprise Console 5.2.1
We reduced the number of available packages to make management of your software subscriptions easier. A smaller list allows for simple control and better protection.
For more information on the packages available in SEC version 5.2.1 and above see article Sophos Enterprise Console: Software subscriptions with licenses issued in June 2013 or later.
Sophos Enterprise Console versions 5.2.1 to 5.3.1:
If you require it, the following steps will allow the use of fixed packages:
Note: This is a local setting only so should be done on all servers running the Management Console.
From Sophos Enterprise Console version 5.4.0
Tools|Configure Use of Fixed Packages...
Note: This is a global setting and will apply to all servers running the Management Console. If the registry value required in earlier versions of Enterprise Console is present, it will override the menu option provided in SEC 5.4.0.
Refer to End of life for Sophos Anti-Virus fixed version packages for information on the available fixed packages.
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