All things WSUS

A variety of fun things that have dug me out of multiple WSUS related holes

Cleaning Unused Updates

Getting reset server node is pretty common with this, so spin up SQL Management Studio and run:

Windows has no updates from WSUS

Had this after creating a new VM from a fully patched VHDX. Updates from WSUS would only work after checking against Microsoft Update first.

1. Stop Windows Update Service
2. Delete contents of c:\windows\softwaredistribution
3. Check for Updates against WSUS again


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