HELP FILE

How to Activate Application Updates

    Select the host computers for which you want to activate Application Updates.

    Windows only Available on Windows hosts only.

    1. In Central, go to Updates > Applications.
    2. Select host computers.
    3. Click Change Settings.

      Result: The Change Settings menu is displayed.

    4. Select Manual or Automatic.
      Option Description
      Manual Information on available updates is collected but not installed.
      Automatic All available updates are installed.
      Note: The software scans for updates between 12am and 6am or when the host is turned on after those times.

      Result: The End-User License Agreement pop-up appears.

    5. Select the I accept all third-party End-User License Agreements and Terms of Service/Conditions that may be required to complete application update checkbox and click Accept.

      Result: The Updates > Applications screen is displayed.

    During installation, you may encounter the following errors

    Error Message Resolution
    Unable to download the Application Updater. A third-party software or firewall is blocking the installation. See Central and Firewalls
    Unable to extract the Application Updater. A third-party software or firewall is blocking the installation. See Central and Firewalls
    Article last updated: 21 November, 2022