IAutomaticUpdatesSettings2::IncludeRecommendedUpdates property

[Set is no longer supported. Also, starting with Windows 10 calls to Get always return VARIANT_TRUE (include recommended updates). ]

Gets and sets a Boolean value that indicates whether to include optional or recommended updates when a search for updates and installation of updates is performed.

This property is read/write.

Syntax


HRESULT put_IncludeRecommendedUpdates(
  [in]  VARIANT_BOOL value
);

HRESULT get_IncludeRecommendedUpdates(
  [out] VARIANT_BOOL retval
);

Property value

Specifies whether Automatic Updates will include optional or recommended updates during a search and installation of updates operation.

VARIANT_TRUE if Automatic Updates will include optional updates. Otherwise, VARIANT_FALSE if Automatic Updates will include only recommended updates.

Error codes

Returns S_OK if successful. Otherwise, returns a COM or Windows error code.

Remarks

Only administrators can set this property.

The caller can modify the settings in the IAutomaticUpdatesSettings2 interface only if the ReadOnly property is VARIANT_TRUE. The ReadOnly property may change after the Refresh method is called.

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows XP, Windows 2000 Professional with SP3 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000 Server with SP3 [desktop apps only]

End of client support

Windows 10

End of server support

Windows Server 2016

Header

Wuapi.h

IDL

Wuapi.idl

Library

Wuguid.lib

DLL

Wuapi.dll

See also

IAutomaticUpdatesSettings2

 

 

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