Automox Knowledge Base

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Deploying the Automox Agent Using Windows GPO

Instructions on how to bulk deploy the Automox agent using Windows Group Policy
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OS Patch Management Settings for Server Groups

OS Patch Management Settings for Server Groups
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How Does Detect Packages with Pending Updates on Linux-based Operating Systems?

Detect Packages with Pending Updates on Linux-based Operating System
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Moving Endpoints from One Organization to Another

Instructions on how to move an endpoint from one organization to another
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Does Automox Host Patch Repositories?

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What is Automox?

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How do I Setup Automox?

High Level Setup Instructions for Automox
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How Does Automox Work Behind the Scenes?

Automox and how it works on the back end
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Can I Customize Automox to Match My Manual Workflow?

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How is Automox Better than Simply Running Auto-Updates?

Description of the benefit of using Automox for your patching and not using auto updates on the device
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How Automox Licensing works

licensing the Automox Agent and how it works
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How Do I Bulk Deploy the Automox Agent?

how to deploy the agent to many devices at once
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What Does the Automox Agent Access on a Device?

Description of what the Automox Agent accesses on a device it's installed on
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Silent Agent Deployment on Windows

Instructions on how to deploy the Automox Agent Silently
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MacOS: Restarting and Reinstalling the Automox Agent

Uninstalling the Automox agent for devices running MacOS
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Linux: Restarting and Reinstalling the Automox Agent

Restarting and Reinstalling the Automox Agent on Linux devices
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Automox and Reporting Your Environment

Automox canned reports and how to access them
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What the Statuses found in the Automox Console Mean

Description of what the Device Status Means on a Device
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SAML-Based Single Sign-On (SSO)

How to configure SAML/SSO with Automox as the SP
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Inviting Users When Single Sign On (SSO) is Enabled

Inviting Users When Single Sign On (SSO) is Enabled
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Multi-Org SAML Single Sign-On

Instructions on how to use SAML/SSO for Multi-Org environments
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Agent Log File Locations

The Log locations for the Automox Agent
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Agent Error: x.509 certificate signed by unknown authority

Agent Error: x.509 certificate signed by unknown authority
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Office 2013 to 2016 Version Upgrades (Including Office 365)

Description of Office updates on devices and how Automox handles it
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Windows Update Troubleshooting process

Instructions on how to troubleshoot Windows Update issues HRESULT Exception
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Enabling Manual Approval

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Using the Required Software Policy

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Using Policy Patch Filters

Instructions on how to use patch filters for "Patch Only" and "Patch all Except" Policies
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How to Use Custom Policies

Instructions on how to use the custom policy to manage devices
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Automox Okta Single Sign On (SSO) Integration

SAML/SSO Configuration guide using Okta with Automox
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Custom End-User Notifications

Guide on how to use custom end user notification when creating a policy
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Automox Third-Party Software Support

A list of third party applications we support for patching
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Blacklisting Patches in The Automox Console

Instructions on how to blacklist a patch in the Automox console across your entire environment
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Supported Operating Systems

Operating systems that are currently supported by Automox
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How to Rollback an Installed Patch on Endpoints

Instructions to roll back patches on devices
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How to Get a List of Devices with a Specific Patch Installed

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What determines a patch's severity?

What determine the patch severity
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Why are there packages showing a severity without additional information for my Windows servers?

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Agent Firewall Whitelisting Rules

The network and firewall requirements for running the Automox agent
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Using the Automox Agent with a Proxy Server

Instructions on how to configure an endpoint that's using a Proxy Server
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Automox REST based API

Automox and its REST based API
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Retrieving and Installing Updates using the API

Installing Updates using the API Using the Automox API
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Configuring WSUS for Automox Integration

Configuring WSUS for Automox
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