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To create child groups in WSUS, right click on the parent group, e.g. Group A, then choose "Add Computer Group" from the menu. Create a name for the child group and then click OK. Now, you'll need to move the desired computers from Group A to the new child group by selecting all of the computers in Group A, then do a right click on the selected computers ...
After one year I found the solution. One day came only one update (delayed) from windows update so I was able to distinguish from other update, and found 2 PC freezed after have installed Malicious Software Removal tool. I think the problem caused by auto scan that this program do that cause Pc failure and than NIC failure and than all the Broadcast Domain ...
Install the Windows Update PowerShell Module, then run Get-WUList, it will take a while but will show you the required updates with their size. You can then use Get-WUInstall to download and install them.
MS15-27 KB3002657 This is not limited to Windows 2003, or EMC Epislon as reported by Microsoft. My experience was: Mapping a drive or using a unc path from Windows 7 workstations to multiple Windows 2008 file servers (Not domain controllers) would fail with incorrect username messages. The issue was the Windows 7 workstations are in a different Active ...
Something I learned recently, courtesy of Michael Hampton, is that an update to the Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool not only applies the update but also runs the tool, which accounts for the lengthy install time for that update. The following MS article has more details: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/890830
Wednesday Morning 3/11/15 after March Windows updates we started having issues with ODBC and Spotlight software connections to our 2005, 2008 SQL instances, They were using windows Domain credentials. SQL authentication still worked. Error: Login failed for user ''. The user is not associated with a trusted SQL Server connection. (Microsoft SQL Server, ...
i found this great answer here and it worked beautifully for me. Just want to share in case someone is searching: Try this at an elevated command-prompt: netsh winhttp import proxy source=ie and reboot another solution which worked for me as well was to set update mode to "Never check for updates"
We ran the sfc /scannow but it did not find any issues. We ended up just disabling the automatic Windows Recovery environment by using the following command reagentc.exe /disable We did this due to the fact that in every instance of our issue if we rebooted the VM again after it was in WinRE it would boot successfully. So disabling Windows RE seemed to ...
You can import this PSWindowsUpdate PowerShell module and use the function Get-WUInstall with the parameter -DownloadOnly to download all available Windows Update. It uses the source form the computer policy, unless specified otherwise (parameters -WindowsUpdate or -MicrosoftUpdate).
What versions of Windows Server are you using? I do know that it was possible in 2008 R2 to start updating and then cancel once it started installing. You can press the update button again later, but the files will already be downloaded.
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