When a computer registers with Sophos Central following an installation, new user will automatically be created from the installing user's logon credentials if it can't map the login to an existing login. This is the default behavior when the SophosInstaller.exe download is used rather than using the emailed SophosInstaller.exe link, where an account would have to be created before installation. This article covers the steps on how to delete automatically created user accounts not directly related to your users.
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Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Sophos Central AdminSophos Cloud
In the case where local accounts are used for administrative purposes only, such as installing software or remote management, we recommend you follow the steps below to consolidate these individual administrative accounts under one Sophos Central user.
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