Secondary server

In the Secondary server tabbed page, you specify the server Sophos AutoUpdate contacts if it cannot contact the primary server, or find the directory that contains updates.

Note graphic Your administrator supplies you with the address and account details you need.

Secondary server configuration page

Enter the Address (UNC path or web address) from which Sophos AutoUpdate will download updates if it cannot contact the primary server. If this address is a Sophos website, click the drop-down arrow and select Sophos. Otherwise, type an address. UNC addresses must be in the form \\Servername\Sophos\.

If necessary, enter the User name for the account that will be used to access the server, and then enter and confirm the Password.

Note graphic If the User name needs to be qualified to indicate the domain, use the form domain\username.
Note graphic For NDS networks, enter an NDS fully distinguished user name in the form [Account]|[Tree]|[Server]. The account needs read and filescan permissions.

If you want to configure the connection settings, click Advanced.

If you access the address via a proxy server, click Proxy Details. Note that some internet service providers require web requests to be sent to a proxy server.