1.    16 Jan 2017 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2015
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    Windows 10 x64

    Question about Automatic Updates


    Computers at my school always installing updates right after a user logged in. I have set scheduled time to 12 AM but i'm confused with Automatic Updates and AUOptions (don't know what it excatly called)

    If i disable Automatic Updates, and set AUOptions as "automatically download and scheduled installation", does it still update at scheduled time?
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  2.    16 Jan 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 4,024
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1703

    Automated updates need to be enabled to bring the options into play. I assume you are doing this through Group Policy editor.

    Interesting that it still downloads with disabled on.
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  3.    23 Jan 2017 #3
    Join Date : Sep 2015
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    Windows 10 x64
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    Quote Originally Posted by Caledon Ken View Post
    Automated updates need to be enabled to bring the options into play. I assume you are doing this through Group Policy editor.

    Interesting that it still downloads with disabled on.
    So if automated updates is enabled, scheduled time will be useless?
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  4.    23 Jan 2017 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 4,024
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1703

    No. Turn on automatic updates and set the schedule.

    I believe in this sense it is just saying should I use automation or should I do it manually. You are saying use automation and in doing so use this schedule.
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