Create a Blackout Window

Blackout windows allow you to schedule times where certain agent activities are suspended for all linked agents. This activity includes:

  • Receiving and applying software updates
  • Receiving plugin updates
  • Installing or executing agent scans

To create a blackout window for linked agents:

  1. In the top navigation bar, click Sensors.

    The Linked Agents page appears. By default, Linked Agents is selected in the left navigation menu and the Linked Agents tab is active.

  2. In the left navigation bar, click Blackout Windows.

    The Blackout Windows page appears.

  3. In the upper-right corner, click the New Window button.

    The New Blackout Window page appears.

  4. Configure the options as necessary.
  5. Click Save.

    The blackout window goes into effect and appears on the Blackout Windows tab.