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Use PowerShell to Find Missing Updates on WSUS Client Computers

Summary: Learn how to use the computer target scope with Windows PowerShell to find WSUS client computers that are missing updates. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. We are halfway through WSUS Week and some really good stuff from Boe Prox. You can see Boe’s biography in the Day 1 blog. In case you need to catch up with the ...

Approve or Decline WSUS Updates by Using PowerShell

Summary: Guest blogger, Boe Prox, shows how to use Windows PowerShell to approve or to decline updates for WSUS. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Welcome to the third day of Boe Prox as our guest blogger talking about using Windows PowerShell with WSUS. Day 1: Introduction to WSUS and PowerShell Day 2: Use PowerShell to Perform ...

Introduction to WSUS and PowerShell

Summary: Guest blogger, Boe Prox, shows how to use Windows PowerShell to install WSUS and configure clients for updates. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. You are in for a treat this week. Boe Prox has written a week’s worth of goodies, and we will share them here. (image) Boe Prox is currently a senior systems administrator ...