View or edit update manager configuration

If you use role-based administration, you must have the Policy setting - updating right to configure an update manager.

  1. If you are in the Endpoints view, click the Update managers button on the toolbar to display the Update managers view.
  2. In the list of update managers, select the update manager whose configuration you want to view or edit. Right-click and click View/Edit configuration.
    Note Alternatively, select the update manager, go to the Actions menu, point to Update manager, and then click View/Edit configuration.
    The Configure update manager dialog box appears.
  3. Edit the configuration.
    • Select and update source for an update manager.
    • Select which softwareto download.
    • Specify where the software is placed.
    • Create or edit and update schedule.
    • Configure the update manager log.
    • Configure the self-updating of an update manager.

After you configure the update manager, you can configure your updating policies and apply them to the endpoint computers.