Prompting to Restart

Issue/Question

A message appears on my screen:

In order to keep your system healthy and secure it needs to be restarted.
Please save your work and restart as soon as possible.
Deferrals remaining until required restart:

Environment

  • WKU-Owned Macs

Cause

This is an intended feature, added in August 2023.

Resolution

  1. The message will appear periodically, allowing you to defer the restart for multiple days.
  2. When ready, click OK, Restart Now I am Ready.
The computer will only restart once the button is clicked. It will not start without manual interaction.
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Details

Article ID: 4035
Created
Fri 7/14/23 11:02 AM
Modified
Mon 9/18/23 11:06 AM