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Temporarily disable all clients from av console

Created: 22 Jul 2013 • Updated: 22 Jul 2013 | 2 comments
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Hi,

I would like to disable all clients temporarily for a day to troubleshoot some network saturation issues. If I go into the liveupdate settings and simply uncheck Use default management server will this disable liveupdates for those clients?

Also if I do this, it will deny it because Group Update provider is selected. I can uncheck that, but I dont want it to lose my settings. Will those settings remain if unchecked?

We are on version 12.1.671.4971

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Brɨan's picture

By default, LiveUpdate policy cannot be withdrawn. What you can do is uncheck Use the default management server and check Use a LiveUpdate Server.

You can than add in a "fake" server IP. Example: 1.1.1.1. Something that does not exist.

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bino85's picture

Thanks Brian81. Strange that you cant do that. Sort of like turning it on or off.