System Center Endpoint Proection Definition Updates Fail in Windows 8.1

If a Windows 8.1 device fails to update antivirus definitions for SCEP the following procedure will resolve the issue:

1.  Open Control Panel

2.  Click on Windows Update

3.  Click on Change Settings


4.  Check the box labeled "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows"


5.  Click OK and close the control panel windows.

6.  Run definition updates in SCEP, they should now successfully install.

Keywords:scep, system, center, endpoint, antivirus, malware, definitions   Doc ID:54662
Owner:Eric B.Group:UW-Extension and Colleges
Created:2015-08-04 13:05 CDTUpdated:2015-08-04 13:10 CDT
Sites:UW-Extension and Colleges
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