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I'm working with a WSUS SP2 server, and I'm looking for ways to generate better reports. The built-in reporting system, is almost (but not quite) useless.

My reading suggests that WSUS stores it's data in a SQL database, is anyone out there writing custom queries for WSUS or are there any 3rd party tools out there to help generate useful reports?

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Not sure if this will help, but Microsoft released something called the WSUS Reporting Rollup Sample Tool that appears to demonstrate custom reporting in WSUS.

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I saw that it could have something I could use, have you tried it at all? – Bob Mar 11 '10 at 19:26
I haven't - it just sounded like it might meet the criteria. – Carl C Mar 15 '10 at 17:19

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