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					Information Sheet                                                                     Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                                                    La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Introduction
This document outlines the procedure to uninstall a previous version of the Mac OSX Sophos Anti-Virus
client and to install the latest version from the Sophos website.




Table of Contents
Uninstalling the current version of Sophos Anti-virus ........................................................................................ 1 
Installing Sophos Anti-Virus ............................................................................................................................... 4 
Contact for Enquiries / External Links ............................................................................................................. 10 




 Uninstalling the current version of Sophos Anti-virus

Step 1. From finder menu, click Go, then select Go to Folder…




Step 2. Type /Library/Sophos Anti-Virus/ into the text box and click Go.




Ph: (03) 9479 1500                                                                                                                      Page 1 of 10
Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                                                       1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                                                                  Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                          Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                         La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 3. Double click on the Remove Sophos Anti-Virus package.




Step 4. At the Welcome to the Sophos Anti-Virus Removal screen, click Continue.




Step 5. Click on the Hard Drive, when the little green arrow appears click Continue.




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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                     1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                                Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                          Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                         La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 6. Click Install to start the removal process.




Step 7. The installer will prompt you for a username and password. This will need to be a local administrator
        password for the machine. The local user is generally an administrator on the machine. Click OK to
        continue.




Step 8. You will now receive a message that Sophos has been successfully uninstalled. Click Close to finish
        the process.



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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                     1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                                Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                           Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                          La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Installing Sophos Anti-Virus

Step 1. Open your Internet browser and navigate to http://www.sophos.com/en-us/products/free-
        tools/sophos-antivirus-for-mac-home-edition.aspx




Step 2. Once the web site loads, click on the button labelled Download now.




Step 3. Depending on your browser settings, the download should start automatically. If it does not, click the
        link specified.




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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                     1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                                Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                         Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                        La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 4. Press Save File to begin the download.




Step 5. Once the file has finished downloading, open the savosx_73_he.dmg file by double-clicking on it.




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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                    1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                               Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                          Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                         La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 6. Double-click Sophos Anti-Virus.mpkg to begin the installation process.




Step 7. Click Continue on this screen, and the following 2 screens.




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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                  1/07/2011
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Information Sheet                                          Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                         La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 8. Click Continue on this screen, and the following 2 screens.




Step 9. Click Agree if you agree with the software license agreement.




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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                  1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                             Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                           Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                          La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 10. Click on the Hard Drive, when the little green arrow appears click Continue.




Step 11. Click Install to start the installation process.


Step 12. The installer will prompt you for a username and password. This will need to be a local
       administrator password for the machine. The local user is generally an administrator on the machine.
       Click OK to continue.




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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                    1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                               Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                         Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                        La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 13. Click Continue on the Completion screen.




Step 14. You will receive a message that Sophos has installed successfully. Click Close.




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Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                    1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                               Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )
Information Sheet                                           Information and Communications Technology
Antivirus                                                                          La Trobe University

Installing Sophos Antivirus (Mac OSX)

Step 15. You can confirm that Sophos is installed by confirming that the Sophos shield icon is in the task bar
       along the top of the screen.




Step 16. You should now force Sophos to update. You can do this by clicking on the Sophos icon and
       selecting Update Now. Once it has updated, you will see a message advising you that Sophos is
       now up to date.




Contact for Enquiries / External Links

                                        Staff                                     Students

    Name                         ICT Service Desk                            Student IT Support

    Phone                         (03) 9479 1500                       1300 786 535 / (03) 9479 3694

    Email                ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                      sits@latrobe.edu.au




Ph: (03) 9479 1500                                                                                   Page 10 of 10
Email: ict.servicedesk@latrobe.edu.au                                                                     1/07/2011
Web: www.latrobe.edu.au/ict                                                Installing Sophos Antivirus ( Mac OSX )

				
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