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Sophos – add delay to Auto Update at user login

Icon Written by Grant on March 9, 2011 – 6:00 pm

In some instances the Sophos End Point Protection autoupdate system may try and do an update at user login before all network components are stabilised or login scripts have run. You can add a delay to AutoUpdate thus: HKLM\SOFTWARE\[Wow6432Node]\Sophos\AutoUpdate\StartupDelay DWORD value in SECONDS that AutoUpdate should wait after starting before attempting an update