Re: Automatic Updates occurring at times other than scheduled

Discussion in 'Windows XP Performance' started by Shenan Stanley, Feb 27, 2009.

  1. wrote:
    > I scdeduled automatic updates to take place at 1700 every day but
    > they are happening at various times. When I look at the event
    > viewer I can see that they are being scheduled at times different
    > than what I have specified. Does this mean that it is not working
    > properly? I am trying to control when the updates happen so that I
    > can avoid the high cpu usage that they seem to incur.

    So turn off automatic updates completely and actually control it.

    Or just have them notify you - but not download/install until you tell them
    to if you think you cannot remember to check the second Tuesday of every

    Shenan Stanley
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    Shenan Stanley, Feb 27, 2009
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