WSUS Product Team Blog

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February, 2007

  • KB 931836 classification reminder

    Hi WSUS Admins - Just a reminder, the DST update made available to your WSUS servers today (KB931836) is classified as an update rollup so AU and SMS/ITMU pick it up too. For WSUS that means, you'll want to make sure either to modify your auto approval...
  • WSUS 3.0 Release Candidate now available!

    The WSUS 3.0 product team is pleased to announce the availability of WSUS 3.0 RC, published this morning at 9:00am. The WSUS 3.0 RC is available from Connect.Microsoft.com. WSUS 3.0 RC delivers new features that enable admins to more easily manage and...
  • Windows Defender Update clarification on KB932135

    Hi Folks – Ive heard some confusion on the handling of the update approval for MS07-010 / KB932135 released last Tuesday, Feb 12 th . For the few of you who subscribe to Windows Defender Definition Updates but DON’T have your auto approvals set...
  • New Office 2007 Product Category

    There will be a new product category added to your WSUS server Products and Classifications dialog, under the Office family today. The new category will be titled Office 2007. The Office 2007 category will allow all classifications of updates to be offered...
  • Information on new update for DST coming to DLC & WSUS

    O n 9 February 2007 we released a Windows Time Zone Update Rollup, KB 931836 to the Download Center. This update rollup replaces KB 928388 (global time zone update) and KB 929120 (W. Australia Time Zone Update). It includes all the time zone changes in...
  • WSUS and Vista Client support

    Hi WSUS Admins - Just a reminder - WSUS does support updating Vista clients, but to do so you must have the SP1 installed. As Vista gets out there among us, just wanted to post a reminder. Net: Need WSUS to support your new Vista clients ?? No problem...
  • EXCHANGE: Update for Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 1 (KB931978) has been released

    Exchange Admins ~ We have publiched to MU the DST change for Exchange 2003 SP1 as a critical update on MU. Description: This is an update for Daylight Saving Time changes in 2007 for Exchange Server 2003 Service Pack 1. Classification...
  • Upcoming RC beta information

    Hey WSUS Admins! Nice ending to the Superbowl I'd say! Hard to believe another Superbowl has come and gone. Have some news for you all. Keep in mind we've said WSUS 3.0 RC will ship 1st quarter, calendar year 07. Seems to me, 1st quarter is Jan, Feb and...