If the shield looks different, such as shown in the following picture, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) web page for explanations and possible solutions.
We provide some outline information on configuring Sophos options and scans in the next section.
At this point you will see an installation progress screen.
While Sophos is updating the Sophos shield near the clock may disappear for a short time.
To find out when the program last updated itself, hover your mouse over the If Sophos finds new updates it will automatically install them after downloading them.
If you see a red circle with a white cross superimposed on the blue and white shield (see below), the most recent update failed.