Sophos configure updating greyed out

Once you have started the installation please be patient and wait for it to complete (this may take several minutes).

To begin with you will see the following screen while the program is installed: If the installation has failed for any reason the shield will be red.

The below steps are only necessary when enabling Bit Locker on computers with TPMs, which most modern computers have.

If you have a Home version of Windows, you won’t be able to use Bit Locker.

Head to Computer Configuration Operating System Drives in the Group Policy window.

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Now you sould be all set and not see greyed out “Configure Update” options.

Note: to do this, you will need to stop the Sophos Update Service.

I had trouble doing this so I had to log off and log on and quickly stop the service.

On Windows 10 or 8, right-click the Start button and select “Command Prompt (Admin)”.

On Windows 7, find the “Command Prompt” shortcut in the Start menu, right-click it, and select “Run as Administrator” Run the following command.

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