WSUS- I need to exempt a computer from being updated through WSUS

I have a desktop computer which is running worldox  indexer . The indexer hangs with an (Application not responding ) when creating the index.  This seems to coincide with the update services reporting .
However this computer is on WSUS but unassigned .
I think I may need to shut down the update client on this desktop completely .How do i return control over updates to the client and away from the WSUS program ?
Andre PAsked:
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David AtkinTechnical DirectorCommented:
If its on an SBS then you need to exclude the server by opening the SBS Console>Security Tab>Updates Sub Tab

Click on Change the software update settings on the right hand side.

Make sure that the PC is not in the included list.
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Mr TorturSystem EngineerCommented:
Hi,
What is the WSUS server OS version, edition? Please give some details to help us to help you.
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Andre PAuthor Commented:
I cant bring up the Security tab .. Its just stuck on query and shows nothing
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Andre PAuthor Commented:
This is windows Server SBS 2008 R2

Desktop :Windows 7
WSUS version is
3,2.76
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Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
You could simply disable the Windows Update service on the Win 7 box.

HTH,
Dan
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Andre PAuthor Commented:
I should be able to do this as administrator and this would overwrite the group policy ?
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Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
You should be able to do this as administrator, but I don't know if it would overwrite the group policy.
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