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I have a managed Windows 7 PC, on which I don't have control over the download and installation of Windows updates. In my Action Center notification icon in the taskbar I keep having the message

Windows could not check for updates automatically. (Important)

along with other notifications. However, since I have no control over Windows updates, is there a way to stop being notified about the presence of new updates?

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You would need to adjust the group policy that controls this behavior. – Ramhound Jan 28 '13 at 16:06
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Speak to the person or team that manages the Windows 7 PC. They can control this through a Group Policy or whatever they use to manage the systems.

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