AirWatch manages how OS update notifications and the actual updates are controlled. You can control OS updates with this profile in three ways.

To create a system update policy:

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles & Resources > Profiles > Add > Add Profile > Android.

  2. Configure the General profile settings as desired.

  3. Select the System Updates profile.
  4. Use the drop-down menu from the Automatic Updates field to select the update policy.

    Setting Description
    Install Updates Automatically Automatically install updates when they become available .
    Defer Update Notifications Defer all updates. Send a policy that blocks OS updates for a maximum period of 30 days.
    Set Update Window Set a time window in which to update the device.
  5. Select Save & Publish.