Every month there are updates for 3rd party apps like Adobe Reader, Flash, Java, Firefox etc. I would like to schdule these updates automatically which is easy enough to do however it is good practice to roll out to just a selection of PC's such as a test group first. Assess if there are any issues with that version (errors, compatibility with other apps etc) then roll out to the rest. With this basic principle in mind I am looking to create 4 groups and stagger the installs so for example weekend one on the month - group A get the updates, weekend 2 - group B get the updates and so on. Again this is possible in PDQ but does anyone have a clever way to dynamically populate some groups with random machines? I could create static groups in PDQ Inventory and add devices to each but this would require a fair bit of manual overhead espeically if PC's are being added or removed all the time. (currently going through a Win7 to Win10 replacement). The main thing is to not do an entire department at the same time in case it causes problems for everyone.
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