ConfigMgr 2012 - How to automatically make updates available to computers without forcing them to be installed?

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http://serverfault.com – I'm using System Center Configuration Manager 2012 with the Software Update Point feature; however, in this environment patching has to be strictly manual, because server reboots need to be approved and scheduled by different people; thus, I need to use ConfigMgr's SUP as a plain WSUS server with auto-approval but with manual installation. I created some Automatic Deployment Rules to automatically download and deploy critical updates, and I've configured those rules to not do anything when the deadline is reached, and also to avoid system restarts (see image). Also, I've configured the device (HowTos)