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WSUS Auto Approved patches

Posted on 2014-04-15
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Hi all, is there a way to exculde internet expolrer updates from any groups that are set as auto approve? Essentially i dont want updrade to any other version than what is already insatlled.

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Santosh Gupta earned 300 total points
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Hi,

did you tried to exclude the internet explorer from product tab.

wsus
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Hi Santosh, yes they arent selected but i can see win 7 installer for IE10 and such and IE 8 for windows XP
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by:Santosh Gupta
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Hi,

see the Preventing Automatic Installation of Internet Explorer 10 with WSUS.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/jj898508.aspx

and for Internet Explorer 8

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-in/ie/dd365125.aspx
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by:Rich Weissler
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The short of it... Version increments of IE are distributed as UPDATE ROLLUPS.  Don't auto approve the update rollups, and check that particular channel occasionally.  I can't think of anything other than IE version which has come through...
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thanks guys
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