By default, the Sophos Central endpoint installer is a slim installer that connects to the Internet during the installation to download the complete software package. This article provides information on how to create a full package Sophos Central endpoint installer for Windows computers that have limited bandwidth. This full package installer may be referred to as a fat installer. This article applies to the following scenarios:
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Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Central Endpoint Advanced 11.5.6Central Endpoint Standard 11.5.6
C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application data\Sophos\AutoUpdate\Data\
You should now have the following files:
Note: The steps below focus on creating a self-extracting archive using the Windows built-in application IExpress. Other third-party utilities that are cable of creating a self-extracting archive which can run a command line such as SophosInstall.exe –q can also be used. For more information on SophosInstall.exe command line parameters, see Sophos Central: SophosInstall.exe command line switches.
Click Next once all three files have been added.
cscript.exe //b //nologo SophosInstall.vbs.
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