Enabling and disabling LiveUpdate scheduling for client computers

Article:HOWTO81269  |  Created: 2012-10-25  |  Updated: 2014-09-21  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81269
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Enabling and disabling LiveUpdate scheduling for client computers

If you enable LiveUpdate for Windows client computers, the computers get content updates from LiveUpdate, based on the default schedule or a schedule that you specify.

If you disable LiveUpdate for client computers, the computers do not get content updates directly from a Symantec LiveUpdate server.

If you also enable updates from the management server, clients get updates from both the management server and LiveUpdate.

Note:

Mac computers and Linux computers do not use the enable option because

To enable LiveUpdate scheduling for Windows client computers

  1. In the console, click Policies.

  2. Under Policies, click LiveUpdate.

  3. Right-click the policy that you want and then click Edit.

  4. Under Windows Settings, click Schedule.

  5. Check Enable LiveUpdate Scheduling.

  6. Specify the frequency and the retry window.

  7. Click OK.

To disable LiveUpdate scheduling for Windows client computers

  1. In the console, click Policies.

  2. Under Policies, click LiveUpdate.

  3. Right-click the policy that you want, and then click Edit.

  4. Under Windows Settings, click Schedule.

  5. Uncheck Enable LiveUpdate Scheduling.

  6. Click OK.

See Managing content updates


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