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Just a matter of days until Sametime 7.5 is released and this weeks Sametime Sunday is about automatic updates. The Sametime 7.5 client has a preference to automatically check for new updates to the client or plugins. This is a very powerful feature as the many customers have trouble staying updated with the latest technology because rolling out applications to desktops seem to take the longest. Now Sametime Admins can easily push out updated downloads and allow the users choose how they want to be notified and downloaded.