Application Sophos Update Manager

A way to uninstall Sophos Update Manager from your computer

Sophos Update Manager is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by Sophos Limited. You can find out more on Sophos Limited or check for application updates here. Please follow if you want to read more on Sophos Update Manager on Sophos Limited's page. The application is often located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\UserName\Update Manager folder. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's preference. Sophos Update Manager's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{2C7A82DB-69BC-4198-AC26-BB862F1BE4D0}. The program's main executable file is named SophosUpdateMgr.exe and it has a size of 1.45 MB (1515872 bytes).

The executable files below are installed along with Sophos Update Manager. They take about 5.50 MB (5762944 bytes) on disk.

  • ConfigCID.exe (260.34 KB)
  • LogViewer.exe (3.37 MB)
  • SophosUpdateMgr.exe (1.45 MB)
  • SUMService.exe (433.34 KB)

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Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove Sophos Update Manager.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall Sophos Update Manager:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\cac.pem
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\cidgen.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\config.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\ConfigCID.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\libcurl.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\license_agreements.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\LogViewer.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\machine_ID.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MRInit.conf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG00404.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG00407.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG00409.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG0040C.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG00410.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG00411.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG00804.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\MSG00C0A.bin
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\Obfuscate.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\ps.crl
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\ps_UserNameca.crt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\Resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\retailer.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\scf.dat
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\SophosUpdateMgr.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\specialactions.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\SUM_Status.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\SUMAdapter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\SUMService.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\system.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\xmlcpp.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\xmlparse.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\xmltok.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos\Update Manager\zlib1.dll
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{2C7A82DB-69BC-4198-AC26-BB862F1BE4D0}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BD28A7C2CB968914CA62BB68F2B14E0D
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{2C7A82DB-69BC-4198-AC26-BB862F1BE4D0}

Supplementary registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BD28A7C2CB968914CA62BB68F2B14E0D\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SUM\ImagePath

How to delete Sophos Update Manager from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Sophos Update Manager is a program by Sophos Limited. Frequently, users decide to erase this application. This is easier said than done because uninstalling this manually requires some knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY manner to erase Sophos Update Manager is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Sophos Update Manager or simply click the Search field and type in "Sophos Update Manager". If it is installed on your PC the Sophos Update Manager program will be found automatically. After you select Sophos Update Manager in the list , the following information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Sophos Update Manager, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Sophos Update Manager:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{2C7A82DB-69BC-4198-AC26-BB862F1BE4D0}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Sophos Update Manager.
Uninstall Sophos Update Manager

8. After removing Sophos Update Manager, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Sophos Update Manager that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Sophos Update Manager using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.



The text above is not a piece of advice to remove Sophos Update Manager by Sophos Limited from your computer, nor are we saying that Sophos Update Manager by Sophos Limited is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove Sophos Update Manager supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-11-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-11-21 10:24:17.850