Onboarding to Windows Update for Business in Windows 10

Applies to: Windows 10

Windows Update for Business is a tool that enables IT pros and power users to manage content they want to receive from Windows Update Service (WU). Windows Update for Business can control the following:

  • Interaction between the client and Windows Update service (AU Options)
  • End user notification for pending updates
  • Compliance deadlines for feature or quality updates
  • Configure wave deployment for feature or quality updates bandwidth optimization (DO)

We also provide additional functionality to manage your environment when risk or issues arise such as a LOB application being blocked:

  • Uninstall latest feature or quality update
  • Pause for a duration of time

Use the following information to set up your environment using Windows Update for Business policies:

Supported SKUs

Windows Update for Business is supported on the following versions of Windows 10:

  • Windows 10 Education
  • Windows 10 Enterprise
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Windows 10 S (for Windows 10, version 1709 and earlier)