Review and approve Windows Updates for installation on your Windows 10 devices. This feature allows you to ensure your devices remain up-to-date while controlling the distribution of updates to meet your business needs.


You must publish a Windows Update profile with Require Update Approval enabled.


  1. Navigate to Lifecycle > Updates > Windows.
  2. Select the check box on the left of the update. Select the Assign button.
  3. Enter the smart groups to which the update applies.
  4. Select Add.

What to do next

For more information on the Windows Updates console page, see Windows Updates.