Policy description and usage on macOS computers.
A Policy is a configuration that can control the Application Updates. macOS policies are different from WindowsOS policies.
Policies are used to automate, schedule, or version freeze application updates. Multiple policies can be created and assigned to different groups of computers.
The tables below describe the configurable features and settings for Policies for macOS.
Application Policy Configuration Options
Update the application whenever an update is available.
Do not automatically update the application.
Set a time and date to run an application update.
Prevent any further updates from being downloaded and uninstalled for this application.
App Store Settings
Automatically Update All App Store Apps
Apps will be updated at the scheduled time set under General Settings.