When the Sophos Endpoint or Server Protection software is downloaded and installed using the SophosSetup.exe file, computers are automatically assigned and managed based on the license used. If the custom Windows installer is used to install specific components or when new components are introduced then devices should be assigned to the relevant Endpoint software. This article shows how to assign and unassign Endpoint or Server software to devices in Sophos Central.
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Applies to the following Sophos products and versions Sophos Central Admin
To remove a product component from a computer/server, it can be unassigned:.
Note: This operation is only valid for Sophos Intercept X, Device Encryption and Managed Threat Response. To remove the Endpoint Protection license, uninstall Sophos Endpoint Agent from the Programs and Features of the target endpoint or server. If tamper protection is preventing the uninstall, follow the steps in the KBA 119175 to turn it off.
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