WSUS Product Team Blog

WSUS Product Team thoughts, information, tips and tricks and beyond :-)

July, 2008

  • Finding machines not compliant with a specific security bulletin

    I read Marc’s post about Compliance Reporting and it was similar to a problem I deal with in my job. Part of my job is to run Update Management on one of the domains consisting of around 12,000 managed computers at Microsoft using WSUS. We do this in...
  • A new version of WUA is rolling out on Windows Update

    Hi all, We wanted to let you know that a new version of the Windows Update Agent is being released on Windows Update over the next couple of months. Because WSUS and Windows Update both use the same Windows Update Agent, this means that WSUS-managed...
  • So many drivers...

    Hi all, Anyone who added "Drivers" to their WSUS synchronization options may have noticed a large number of driver updates showing up in their WSUS server recently, and the majority of them have the same title. We wanted to let you know what's going...
  • A fix for Client/Server Synchronization Issues

    Hi all, We have released a fix for the synchronization issues that Cecilia described in http://blogs.technet.com/wsus/archive/2008/06/18/client-server-synchronization-issues.aspx . For details on how to obtain the update, please refer to http:/...
  • Windows Search 4 coming to WU

    Hello folks, I am finally back from a long vacation, hopefully everyone is doing alright. Since there has been a lot of movement in the blog, I also wanted to bring to your attention the post that the MU folks have just added to their blog which relates...
  • Vista SP1 available on WSUS

    Hey all, You may have noticed that yesterday we made Windows Vista Service Pack 1 available on WSUS to help make it easy for you to deploy into your organization. There are a couple of different packages so I thought I’d jot down a note so you could...