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.
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RE: Maybe...
by Tom K on Thu 12th Jan 2006 09:09 UTC in reply to "Maybe..."
Tom K
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2005-07-06

Except it's all rumours.

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RE[2]: Maybe...
by Dark_Knight on Thu 12th Jan 2006 17:53 in reply to "RE: Maybe..."
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2005-07-10

Re: "Except it's all rumours."

What made you come to that conclusion? Did you even read the article which listed several reports from various users that their systems rebooted on their own after forcing the patch to be installed?

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RE[3]: Maybe...
by Tom K on Thu 12th Jan 2006 14:24 in reply to "RE[2]: Maybe..."
Tom K Member since:
2005-07-06

Yeah, then I read many more comments stating the opposite.

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