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By Stephen J. Bigelow Manage Apr 28, 2014

Four new WSUS features and capabilities all admins should know

These four new features and capabilities in WSUS can simplify how admins roll out OS updates in their enterprises. Continue Reading


By Jeremy Stanley News Apr 09, 2014

Distributing Windows 8.1 update with WSUS? Not so fast

Enterprises excited to get their hands on the latest Windows 8.1 improvements  -- including features focused on easing keyboard-and-mouse usage -- might have to wait a bit longer. Microsoft pulled ... Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Get Started Apr 28, 2014

The best ways to use a WSUS server in Windows Server 2012 R2

Admins can use Microsoft's native tool to manage OS updates across an enterprise network with the help of PowerShell. Continue Reading


By Bridget Botelho Apr 27, 2010

What's up with Microsoft's WSUS?

Microsoft managers provide insights into the latest updates and plans for the free Windows Server Update Services patch management tool. Continue Reading


By Jeremy Stanley News Jun 28, 2012

Microsoft accidentally deploys Skype using WSUS

IT admins using Windows Server Update Services got a surprise this week when Skype installed on some desktops. The update to Skype, the Microsoft-owned voice and video chat service, was originally ... Continue Reading


By Jeremy Stanley News Jun 14, 2012

SolarWinds releases free WSUS diagnostic tool

Admins routinely facing WSUS issues might have a tool to check out. SolarWinds, an Austin, Texas-based network management company, released a free diagnostic tool for WSUS this week. The tool ... Continue Reading


By Greg Shields Manage Jun 04, 2012

Install WSUS updates immediately with Windows PowerShell

One little script can change your life. Use Greg Shields' 'Big Red Button' to automate patching and reclaim some hours in your day. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Manage May 07, 2012

How to run WSUS in a Hyper-V virtual machine

What do you need to consider when virtualizing WSUS? Our expert answers some common questions. Continue Reading


By Ben Rubenstein News Jun 28, 2012

Windows admins get surprise Skype update in WSUS, more Microsoft licensing hikes

Windows admins aren’t happy about the surprise Skype update in WSUS, new RemoteFX requirements or Microsoft’s latest licensing changes – and had plenty to say about it this week. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Problem Solve Jun 09, 2009

Troubleshooting Microsoft WSUS connectivity issues

Microsoft Windows Server Update Services may impede your system updates because of IIS and Group Policy settings issues. Find out quick solutions to these WSUS errors in this tip. Continue Reading