In the Schedule tabbed page, you can configure Sophos AutoUpdate to download updated software automatically.

schedule configuration page

If you have a broadband connection to the internet, select Enable automatic updates. Then enter the frequency (in minutes) with which Sophos AutoUpdate will check for updated software. The default is 60 minutes.

Note graphic If the updates are downloaded directly from Sophos, you cannot update more frequently than every 60 minutes.

If you have a dial-up connection, select Check for updates on dial-up. Sophos AutoUpdate will now contact Sophos for updates whenever you connect to the internet.