Configuring Scheduled Download Automatic Deployment Settings

Use the Automatic deployment settings group to set how Control Manager deploys updates.

  1. Navigate to Updates > Scheduled Download.

    The Scheduled Download screen appears.

  2. From the Component Category area select the components to download.
    1. Click the + icon to expand the component list for each component group.
    2. Select the components to download. To select all components for a group, select:
      • All Pattern files/Cleanup templates

      • All Antispam rules

      • All Engines

      • OfficeScan Plug-in Programs

      • Product programs and widget pool

        The Component Name> screen appears. Where Component Name> represents the name of the selected component.

  3. Select when to deploy downloaded components from the Automatic deployment settings area. The options are:
    • Do not deploy: Components download to Control Manager, but do not deploy to managed products. Use this option under the following conditions:

      • Deploying to the managed products individually

      • Testing the updated components before deployment

    • Deploy immediately: Components download to Control Manager, then deploy to managed products

    • Based on deployment plan: Components download to Control Manager, but deploy to managed products based on the schedule you select

    • When new updates found: Components download to Control Manager when new components are available from the update source, but deploy to managed products based on the schedule you select

    Note:

    Click Save before clicking Edit or Deployment Plan on this screen. If you do not click Save your settings will be lost.

  4. Select a deployment plan after components download to Control Manager, from the Deployment Plan screen.
  5. Click Save.
    Note:

    The settings in Automatic deployment settings only apply to components used by managed products.