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    Hi folks,

    Anyone using Sophos?

    We spotted the icon in the notification area changed yesterday afternoon. This morning all the client icons seem to have changed.

    I remember mention of a major update in July/August, but coincidentally our new license starts from tomorrow as well.

    In short, has the icon change happened for anyone else?

    TIA

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    Yeah itís now a shield with an S in it now, rather than the old blue shield with 3 lines in it. Been like it for us since early June/ July. Unless they have updated it again.

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    I'm fairly new to Sophos, but a colleague said this was the old icon, hence the concern - we also now have a white shield with blue trim and a blue "S".

    Ours used to be the three line icon, until yesterday afternoon.

    I remember them sending a vague email about a forced update that would take place in July, or around then at least.

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    In short yes:

    Sophos Icon Change.jpg

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    This has been in place quite a while now I believe, I miss the old red lightning bolt before the blue shield.

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    On the Sophos topic, how do I edit a policy in the console? I'm sure they used to appear below the groups on the bottom left-hand side, when in endpoint view. But they aren't there any more, and I can't spot any way of viewing them. Ugh.

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    it's still in the bottom left on mine, maybe you have just hidden one of the menu's by accident

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    This is how we see our Sohpos policies [in the left hand side as you describe]

    Sophos Console 4.7.0.13.jpg

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    We noticed this. Seems theyve forced out an update to the cilents to V10.

    Article - Knowledgebase - Support - Sophos

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    Thanks guys. You can essentially hide policies by dragging the dividing bar right down.

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    I can confirm, they've updated Sophos 9.x (blue shield) to Sophos 10.x (white shield).

    Does anyone have a 10.x removal script, as I have a handful of workstations which upgrade correctly, but then do not report back to the Enterprise Console. New version, same old problems! This typically is down to missing registry entries.

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    Yes mine has automatically updated as well.

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    Yeah automatically updated - Crashes RPC service - no users can login to terminal server - the users already on are working fine - How annoying!



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