This chapter covers the following subjects:
• Configuring Updates to Windows 8.1: The Windows Update Control Panel applet provides a one-stop source for all types of updates available to Windows 8.1 users, by connecting to the Microsoft Windows Update website. This section shows you how to configure Windows Update, both from Control Panel and from the new Windows Update app on the Start screen.
• Configuring Windows Update Policies: Group Policy provides a series of settings that govern the use of Windows Update, both on the local computer and within an Active Directory domain. This section introduces the available policies, including the choices available for downloading and installing updates.