IAutomaticUpdatesSettings::Refresh method (wuapi.h)

Retrieves the latest Automatic Updates settings.


HRESULT Refresh();

Return value

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


Calling Refresh resets any setting changes that have not been saved by using the Save method.

Note  On Windows RT, you can no longer use the IAutomaticUpdatesSettings::Save method to configure Windows Update settings programmatically. The configuration operation fails if you use Save to set any value other than 4 (aunlScheduledInstallation).


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]
Target Platform Windows
Header wuapi.h
Library Wuguid.lib
DLL Wuapi.dll

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