To obtain updates from Microsoft Update, the WSUS server uses port 8530 for HTTP protocol and port 443 for HTTPS protocol. If your organization does not allow those ports and protocols open to all addresses, you can restrict access to only the following domains so that WSUS and Automatic Updates to communicate with Microsoft Update: The firewall configuration steps above are intended for a corporate firewall positioned between WSUS and the Internet.
Because WSUS initiates all its network traffic, there is no need to configure Windows Firewall on the WSUS server.
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You need the following patches on your server, if you are up to date then its not really needed. You can just copy and paste this: You can check the output file in the C drive, check the bottom of the file for: Statistics for all tables have been updated.
Using your own WSUS update server allows to save Internet traffic and manage the update installation in the company more flexibly.
Microsoft also offers other means of update installation to their products, such as SCCM 2007/2012, however, unlike these products, a WSUS server is absolutely free.
No more manually rebooting each machine and launching numerous ping windows to keep track of the reboot process.
Finally, an app that lets you load a list of computers, and then kick off the Windows update installation and reboot process on all of them, simultaneously.
In addition, WSUS 6.0 allows managing the installation of updates via Powershell.
Hi vs2017vs, According to your above information, seems the WSUS server is not in health state. Use WSUSUtil to reset WSUS, so the updates files can be re-downloaded into Content folder: C:\program files\update services\toolswsusutil reset; 2.
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article aims to demonstrate how to configure WSUS (Windows Server Update Services) 4.0 on Windows Server 2012 quickly and easily.