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Sophos Error 1721 Fix (Uninstall Issues)
Posted by Wilamowski, Joshua on 05 May 2017 02:33 PM

If you ever run into an erroneous Sophos install and get Error 1721 when trying to install, then follow the guide below.

 

1. Find a computer running the same version of Sophos as the afflicted machine.

2. Go to C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos on the good machine and copy the Sophos Anti-Virus folder.

3. Copy the good folder into the users C:\Program Files (x86)\Sophos folder.

4. The uninstall should go through now.  

5. Reinstall should go smoothly now.

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