Windows Update Deferral

Jun 5, 2020 | Tips

How to ensure Windows Updates don’t interrupt your operations.

Windows Update Management for Squirrel POS. One of the conveniences of Microsoft Windows is that it keeps itself updated with the latest security patches and updates. However, this can cause significant challenges if you’re in the middle of a service, and components of your POS restart for an update. To mitigate this risk, we’ve developed a couple of articles that help you or your IT resource:

Setup operating hours to avoid updates happening during prime business hours.
Pause updates so that you can control when they happen to avoid interruption.

Please note that these articles require a Squirrel Customer Portal login. If you don’t have one, you will be able to create an account on the login page.


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