Windows Update Schedule

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Windows Update Schedule

Our Windows update schedule is as follows:

  • Tier 1 and 2 lab systems and faculty desktops:
    • If there are patches available these boxes will be patched daily at 2am.
  • Special Research machines.
    • These boxes will be patched on Fridays at 2am, you can have your machine put in this group by sending e-mail to
  • Tier 3 machines:
    • It is your responsibility to keep tier 3 machines patched.  Also it is your responsibility to keep your anti-virus software up to date. Read more and download Anti-Virus software here.

If a patch requires a reboot the machine will reboot after the patches are applied.

If you don’t know what the support tiers are refer to the Support Tiers Overview.