Improving Dual Scan on 1607

As mentioned in Demystifying “Dual Scan”, configuring a combination of policies on Windows 10 1607 can result in those clients automatically [and unexpectedly] scanning against Windows Update, as well as subsequently ignoring deployment instructions from WSUS. We heard feedback from on-premises administrators that they needed the deferral policies only for ad hoc scans against Windows…


Demystifying “Dual Scan”

Update: a new post on the upcoming feature to support Dual Scan in the on-premises scenario has been published. Please refer to that post for details on how to use the new policy and what to expect going forward. How Dual Scan came to be With the combination of Windows Update for Business and Windows…