Updated: Lenovo System Update (Update Now)

Lenovo System Update (Update Now)
Download and install critical driver, BIOS, and firmware updates from Lenovo

No longer displays error 1061 when we can’t stop the “Intel Management and Security Status” service. It will be disabled after the next reboot.
Updated the pre-requisite Lenovo System Update to version 5.07.0096
Now reconfigures applicable Intel Wireless LAN Driver packages to use Microsoft’s newer driver installer

  • Check hardware compatibility
  • Abort the installation if Lenovo System Update is running
  • Install the prerequisite: Lenovo System Update
  • Disable the collection of usage data
  • Disable Lenovo Offers
  • Download updates from Lenovo
    • Select only critical drivers, BIOS, and firmware
  • Reconfigure the BIOS and firmware installers for unattended installation, only if AC power is available
  • Suppress the installation of Intel PROSet
  • For older Intel WiFi devices, convert deprecated dpinst installations to pnputil
  • Suppress the BitLocker recovery prompt during the next reboot, only on BitLocker protected systems
    • The BitLocker recovery prompt is often triggered by BIOS updates
  • Install updates
  • Disable Intel Management and Security Status
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New: Lenovo System Update 5.07.0096

Lenovo System Update 5.07.0096
A utility for downloading and updating drivers, firmware, BIOS, and software from Lenovo, or from your own server

  • Uninstall existing versions of Lenovo System Update older than 5.07.0088
    • While policies are applied to earlier versions, an uninstall and reinstall is required to launch System Update
  • Install the prerequisite: .NET Framework 4.8
  • Install Lenovo System Update
  • Disable the collection of usage data
  • Accept all software license agreements
  • Disable asking before closing
  • Disable the scheduled check for updates
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New: Litera Workshare Compare 10.5.9013.0

Litera Workshare Compare 10.5.9013.0
Document comparison of text, formatting, images, and more

  • Install .NET Framework 4.8
  • Install Visual C++ 2015-2019 Redistributable (x86), on 32-bit and 64-bit editions of Windows
  • Install Visual C++ 2015-2019 Redistributable (x64), only on 64-bit editions of Windows
  • Install Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office Runtime
  • Choose the installers for Workshare Compare, based on the Microsoft Office architecture
  • Install Workshare Compare
    • Accept the license agreements
    • Disable desktop shortcut creation
  • Install Workshare Compare for Excel
    • Accept the license agreements
  • Delete the desktop shortcut for Workshare Compare for Excel
  • Install Workshare Compare for PowerPoint
    • Accept the license agreements
  • Delete the desktop shortcut for Workshare Compare for PowerPoint
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New: Zoom 5.0.26213

Zoom 5.0.26213
Video conferencing, online meetings, and cross platform group chat

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules

  • Install Zoom
    • Configure the customer’s single sign-on (SSO) URL
    • Configure the customer’s login domain
    • Set the client to start silently and automatically
    • Set the client to start minimized to the system tray
    • Disable automatic updates, because they are not always silent
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable the ability to login with Google
    • Disable the ability to login with Facebook
    • Add a firewall exception to avoid a UAC prompt at logon
    • Set the default login type to SSO, if configured
    • Enable HD video by default
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New: Adobe Acrobat DC 20.009.20067

Adobe Acrobat DC 20.009.20067
Create, view, manipulate, and manage PDF files

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat is running
  • Install Acrobat DC
    • Install update 20.009.20067
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable the installation of the Adobe Send & Track Outlook add-in
      • This feature stores documents on Adobe’s servers
    • Disable the installation of all web browser extensions
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Disable the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Enable Protected View for files from potentially unsafe locations
    • Disable automatic updates
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Disable the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service
  • Set Acrobat as the default PDF app, only for new user profiles
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New: Adobe Acrobat Reader DC MUI 20.009.20067

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC MUI 20.009.20067
View, print, and annotate PDF files with multilingual support

This package includes a WSUS deployable CAB file, complete with deployment and reporting rules

  • Abort the installation if Acrobat Reader is running
  • Uninstall older versions and components of Acrobat Reader
  • Install Acrobat Reader
    • Install update 20.009.20067
    • Accept the software license agreement
    • Disable product usage information sharing with Adobe
    • Suppress the creation of the desktop shortcut
    • Disable automatic updates, only on domain joined systems
    • Disable Upsell (prompts to upgrade the product)
    • Disable Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud services
    • Disable preference synchronization across devices
    • Disable third party connectors such as Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.
    • Suppress the installation of the Adobe ARM (update) service, only on domain joined systems
  • Set Acrobat Reader as the default PDF app, only for new user profiles
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