Schedule updates

Important If a management console is used to administer Sophos Endpoint Security and Control on this computer, it may override any changes you make here.

You can specify when or how often Sophos AutoUpdate updates.

  1. On the Configure menu, click Updating.
  2. Click the Schedule tab.
  3. Select Enable automatic updates, and then enter the frequency (in minutes) with which Sophos AutoUpdate will update.
    If the updated files are downloaded from your company network, updates are every 10 minutes by default.
    If the updated files are downloaded over the internet from the Sophos server, Sophos AutoUpdate cannot update more frequently than every 60 minutes.