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Harjit,

Great.  Thanks.  I'll connect them to the domain.  I'm not worried about 
the automatic reboots because (I assume) there's some warning, and these 
computers are typically only used for 2-3 minutes at a time so it's 
unlikely that someone would get kicked out.

Lynda.

On 6/5/2014 3:15 PM, Harjit Dhaliwal wrote:
> Lynda,
>
> You will need to add these systems to the CAMPUS domain in order to 
> obtain the client and management functionality from ConfigMgr. Using 
> local accounts is fine since, the patching mechanism uses the system 
> account.  You may want to login during Patch Tuesday monthly cycles to 
> install updates prior to their mandatory deadline to avoid reboots 
> during production.  If you have further questions, you can reach out 
> to me directly.
>
> -Harjit
>
> On 6/5/2014 2:54 PM, Lynda Howell wrote:
>> I understand that the System Center updates we switched to over the 
>> winter are only for domain-joined PCs.  But do they also work if the 
>> computer is always logged in to a local account?
>>
>> We have some limited-use PCs that are not domain joined, and use a 
>> local account.  I'd love to have them automatically deal with the 
>> Adobe and Java updates.  If I join them to the domain but don't 
>> change anything else, will they be able to use the System Center for 
>> updates?  Or would I have to log in with a network account 
>> periodically to let System Center do its thing?
>>
>> Lynda.
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