Keep PingID desktop up-to-date to ensure you have access to the latest features, security features, and fixes.
If your organization's policy allows it, you can choose for updates to install manually or automatically. If your organization does not allow you to choose, this menu option is disabled and is not visible to you.
To check for updates in the menu bar, go to
. A progress bar displays. If an update is available, the Software Update window shows you the software version number and the release notes detailing any changes and new features.
Select an update option:
- Update: To start downloading and installing the update.
- Skip: To skip the update.
Enable automatic updates (optional): Select the check
box to automatically check for updates in the future. Note:
If enabled, when an update is available, it downloads automatically and proceeds to the Install and Relaunch window described in the following step.
After the update downloads, click Install and
Enter the password to your computer if prompted to do so.
Depending on the changes to your company security policy, you might be required to create a PIN code after a desktop app update and then enter it each time you access the app to secure your desktop app.