Install Sophos Windows

The following step by step instruction is a guide on how to Install Sophos Premium.

Step-by-step guide

  1. If you have not registered your email account, click Sophos Home Premium for Faculty and Staff and follow the instructions.
  2. After you have registered your email account, sign in to Sophos Home.

    Login to Sophos using your credentials

  3. After you log in, Click Download to install the file.

    click download to access the installation file

  4. Once the download is complete, click on the installation file to begin.

    click the exe file to launch the installation

  5. Follow the instructions to install the file.

    follow the instructions to install Sophos Home

  6. Once the installation is complete, open the application.

    restart the computer when the installation is completed
  7. Reboot your computer
  8. Continue to install Sophos on all your devices with your account. by selecting the OS from Sophos Home Premium for Faculty and Staff and follow the instructions.

PCCC Technical Support


Phone: (973) 684-6464 Option #2

Support services are available to students, faculty and staff via e-mail and limited phone service. All voice messages left will be responded to.

Please leave the following information in your messages to ensure we can get in touch with you:

  • Call back phone number

  • College e-mail address

  • First name

  • Last name

  • Brief description of your request or issue


Protect your account password. Do not share it, even with IT personnel. Never give it out over the phone. Be extremely suspicious of e-mail links related to account changes.

The recommended way to manage your account and password changes is to open a web browser and manually type in into the web address barverify you are in the secure College website then change your account though the College’s account self service.