How to Uninstall and Install Sophos Antivirus

Antivirus is a very important accessory for all our smart systems. We deal with confidential data on a daily basis and we can’t afford to lose its access. Sophos Antivirus program has proved to be the best choice among its users. It protects our computer system against all kind of hacking attempts. You can uninstall and install it easily in simple steps. In case you need any sort of help for the given task, you can reach Sophos Technical Support team. The experts will help you in complete process of uninstallation and installation.

Following are the steps for uninstallation:

  • Hit on the ‘start’ button and click on the ‘control panel’ (right panel).
  • Find ‘small/large icon view’ and press on ‘programs and features’.
  • Find ‘category view’ and press on ‘uninstall a program under ‘programs’
  • Double-click on ‘Sophos Antivirus’ and choose ‘uninstall’.
  • Finish the removal of this antivirus program by going through all the prompts.
  • Repeat the procedure for all antivirus software on the list.
  • Once you are done, reboot your system.

Following are the steps for installation:

  • First of all, delete/uninstall/remove all other antivirus programs from your system—
    1. Hit on Start >> Control Panel >> Programs and Features.
    2. Choose all anti-virus software and uninstall.
    3. Hit on ‘next’ and ‘finish’.
    4. Uninstall all of the auto updates too.
    5. Reboot your system.
  • Download this software.
  • Look for the section, ‘install and configure Sophos anti-virus’ and hit on the link for suitable operating system like Windows XP, Vista, 7 etc.
  • Download this file.
  • Go to the file and double-click on it.
  • Press on ‘Next’ and ‘next’
  • An update source screen will show up, fill in appropriate addresses there.
  • Fill in your Luther Norse Key credentials.
  • Hit on ‘Next’ two times and allow the program to install in a few minutes.
  • Press on ‘finish’.
  • Find ‘blue shield’ icon by the clock and right-click on it.
  • Choose ‘update now’ to install the latest updates.

For further details, you can contact us by ringing at Sophos Support Number 1-800-764-852. The experienced technicians are available for 24/7 to help you. They will answer all your queries with the appropriate solutions. They are well versed of the possible issues and the ways to deal with them. You can reach to them at any time.