Select a subscription

If you use role-based administration:

  • You must have the Policy setting - updating right to configure an updating policy.
  • You cannot edit a policy if it is applied outside your active sub-estate.

For more information, see Managing roles and sub-estates.

A subscription specifies which versions of endpoint software are downloaded from Sophos for each platform. The default subscription includes the latest software for Windows.

To select a subscription:

  1. Check which updating policy is used by the group(s) of computers you want to configure.
  2. In the Policies pane, double-click Updating. Then double-click the policy you want to change.
  3. In the Updating policy dialog box, click the Subscription tab and select the subscription for the software you want to keep up to date.