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Backing Up Windows Server Update Services

Backing Up Windows Server Update Services

You probably already know that backing up your Windows Server Update Services is crucial. You want to back up because restores are faster than rebuilding WSUS. Although it’s not difficult to rebuild, it takes valuable time we know you don’t have. Your WSUS...

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Reset Windows Update GPO Settings

Reset Windows Update GPO Settings

If you want to Reset the Windows Update GPO Settings because you are moving away from WSUS, or you need to for troubleshooting purposes (sometimes corruption in the registry permissions prevent expected changes from happening), the easiest way to do this is to remove...

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Does wuauclt.exe /detectnow /reportnow work?

Does wuauclt.exe /detectnow /reportnow work?

What is wuauclt.exe? It stands for Windows Update Automatic Update CLienT There are many switches through the years that have been found, and with the help of Strings (Sysinternals), on a current version of Windows 10, you can see that the only ones listed are:...

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