How do I manually download IDEs (Virus Identify File)?
Sophos Anti-virus provided by VCU automatically updates its virus identities files every hour. If there is a need to manually update the virus identities IDEs one can follow the procedure below.
To Update IDEs manually:
- Visit the Sophos website.
- Download the zip file for the version of Sophos on your computer
- Save it on to your desktop
- Extract the zip to "C:\Program Files\Sophos\Sophos Anti-Virus"
- Reboot your computer
This article was updated: 12/6/2017