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System Updates is a print server service that keeps the system software on your print server
up-to-date with the latest Microsoft security updates. It runs in the background on
the print server and automatically checks for updates by contacting an update server
periodically (every 24 hours by default) through the Internet. If one or more updates are
available, System Updates alerts you to download and install the updates, or downloads and
installs updates automatically without any user interaction. You can turn off automatic
checking and use System Updates to check for and install updates manually at any time.
System Updates runs on print servers running Microsoft Windows XPe.
Installing the System Updates utility
If the System Updates utility is not already installed as part of your system software, install
it by downloading the System Updates patch ﬁle to the print server. The patch ﬁle is named
1. Log into the print server as an administrator using the Fiery Advanced Controller Interface
(FACI), if available, or Remote Desktop, or log in as an administrator on a remote computer
that has Command WorkStation® installed and can access the print server.
2. Start Command WorkStation.
3. Choose File>Import>Job.
4. Browse to the location of the System Updates patch ﬁle, double-click the ﬁle, and then
select the Direct connection as the logical printer.
5. Click Import.
The ﬁle is downloaded to the Direct connection and processed as a print job, but no output
6. Reboot the print server.
7. Print a Conﬁguration page and verify that the Update Information section includes the
name of the System Updates patch.
Part Number: 45048472
12 January 2005