This article describes how to locally configure the update settings on a standalone Windows or Mac OS X computer.
Applies to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s) Sophos Endpoint Security and ControlSophos Anti-Virus for Mac Home EditionSophos Anti-Virus for Mac OS X
You have now locally configured your computer to update. To force an update: Ensure you are connected to the network/internet, right-click the Sophos shield and select 'Update now'. Any problems will be recorded in the 'ALC.log' file. Further details on log files are provided in article 43391.
You have now locally configured your computer to update. To force an update: Ensure you are connected to the network/internet, click the Sophos shield and select 'Update Now'. Any problems will be recorded in the 'Sophos Anti-Virus.log' file (accessible from the 'Logging' (see step 2 above) | 'View Log' button).
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