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HOW TO: Configure PGP Desktop Client Policy Update Intervals


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This article describes how to configure the policy updates download time interval for managed PGP Desktop clients.

In PGP Universal Server 3.0, administrators can configure the time interval that PGP Desktop clients download policy updates from the PGP Universal Server. Policy Updates can be configured to update clients by the minute, hour, or day.

To set the policy update time interval

  1. Login to the PGP Universal Server administrative interface.
  2. Click Consumers > Consumer Policy.
  3. Select the desired user policy then click Desktop next to PGP Desktop.
  4. On the General tab, set the desired time interval for client policy updates.
  5. Click Save.