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This policy is available in Windows Server 2003, Windows XP SP1, and Windows 2000 SP3.You can use Group Policy settings in the Administrative template to selectively disable Automatic Updates.After it discovers new updates that apply to the computer, Automatic Updates can be configured to install all updates automatically (which is the preferred method) or to notify the computer’s administrator or users whose computers have been configured to receive notification.
Windows Update is an online catalog that can be used to support computers running Windows operating systems, including Windows XP with SP2.
When Automatic Updates is configured to allow updates to automatically download and install, users do not need to visit special Web pages or remember to periodically check for new updates.
Automatic Updates can be configured to use one of the following options: The Install Updates and Shutdown option simplifies the management of many clients running Automatic Updates.
The catalog contains items such as drivers, critical updates, Help files, and Internet products.
Windows Update scans the user’s computer and provides a tailored selection of updates that apply only to the software and hardware on that specific computer.