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Sophos Antivirus Installation
Instructions for Mac OS X

NOTE: Please make sure to uninstall any current antivirus that you may have running on your computer to prevent installation issues and system performance problems. In addition, before installation, please ensure that the computer has more than 4 GB of RAM installed

  1. Navigate to the Software Download page and login with your netID and password. 

    login to software download page

  2. Once logged in, click on Sophos Antivirus for Mac OS X.

    sophos antivirus for mac

  3. Click on the Download button to start downloading.

    download file

  4. Once it's down, click on the ESCOSX.zip download.

    open zip file

  5. Open the 'ESCOSX' folder in your Downloads.

    open escosx folder

  6. Run the 'Sophos Installer' located in this folder. 

    sophos installer

  7. When asked if you are sure you want to open the file, click "open".

    click open

  8. Click "Continue".

    click continue

  9. Click "Continue".

    Click continue

  10. Agree to the terms.

    agree to terms

  11. Enter your username and password for your computer.

    enter computer credentials

  12. Once the installer is complete, press Close.

     installation finished

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