Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 12th Jan 2006 07:36 UTC, submitted by Resolution
Bugs & Viruses Users of Windows who have set the Automatic Updates option to "Download updates for me, but let me choose when to install them" were surprised to find that the latest WMF patch had overridden these settings and not only installed the patch, but rebooted the machines as well.
Permalink for comment 85087
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: aaaw...
by ArKay on Thu 12th Jan 2006 16:04 UTC in reply to "aaaw..."
ArKay
Member since:
2005-07-13

That's very thoughtless. It shouldn't reboot WITHOUT PERMISSION, since the computer might be unattended and doing something important which has to finish.

Reply Parent Score: 3