Configured the Default Software Update Plug-in Policy > Notification tab > 'Allow user to defer' to allow 4 hours deferral. Configured the Symantec Management Agent Settings - Targeted > User Control tab > 'Warning Countdown duration' to provide 120 minutes.
The Software Update Cycle runs, reboot check confirms reboot normally, but the popup notification displays 120 minutes for deferral increment.
Software Update Plug-in appears to be overridden by the Symantec Management Agent settings.
This behavior is working as designed.
The Patch Plug-in is a symbiont to the Altiris Agent. The Altiris Agent configurations and processes will always take precedence over the Patch Plug-in processes / settings.
Please view KM: TECH127404 for more details regarding the Patch Management Notification configuration.
Patch Management 7.X
Imported Document ID: TECH179974
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