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How to View Update Status

    In Central, go to the Updates page.

    Remember: A former Central Premier subscription, or a current Central Base plus Security module subscription is required to use this feature.
    Color coded shield icons indicate the update status of each supported host:
    Note: Major or critical Windows updates can't be updated remotely. You must apply major updates directly on the host.
    • Service is set to check for updates automatically. All important updates are installed.
    • Service is set to check for updates automatically. Important updates are pending.
    • Host will attempt to reboot automatically after installing updates. This icon is only available on the Updates page.
    • Service is set to never check for updates, or the service cannot be accessed.
    • Host reboot required
    Note: You can refresh the page to refresh your computer list.

    Filtering computers on the Updates page

    To filter computers displayed on the Updates page, use the drop-down list at the top of the page. Available filters:
    • Operating system
    • Update status
    • Subscription
    Article last updated: 27 September, 2022