Desktop: Re-enable autoupdater


The (auto)updater functionality was disabled for v4.3 by commenting out relevant code. This code needs to be re-enabled.

Steps include:
1. Uncomment code
2. Update pipeline to get the correct files in the correct places on AWS for the updater to pick up
3. Thoroughly test

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Test steps TBD


Dean Whillier
April 14, 2020, 3:32 PM

Grooming note: ES to schedule a meeting to talk about next steps.

Eric Sethna
April 7, 2020, 4:36 PM

ES to determine next steps here

Dean Whillier
November 22, 2019, 2:47 PM

Maybe just take the approach of informing a user that a new version exists and provide links to download and self-install?

Elias Nahum
November 1, 2019, 4:25 PM

please schedule a meeting to talk more about this one

Eric Sethna
October 18, 2019, 4:16 PM

Needs investigation tickets on how to implement with MSI, maybe we can implement first on mac in the mean time. Can the MSI install to users folders if the user is not an admin on the machine?

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