Use the UpdateServices Module to Manage WSUS

Summary: Use the Windows PowerShell and the UpdateServices module to manage WSUS. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today we have an awesome blog post written by Boe Prox about using the UpdateServices module to manage WSUS. Boe is the 2010 second-place winner of the Scripting Games, and he won a free pass to…


Installing WSUS on Windows Server 2012

Summary: Honorary Scripting Guy, Boe Prox, talks about installing WSUS on Windows Server 2012 via Windows PowerShell. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Welcome back today to Honorary Scripting Guy, Boe Prox. Without further ado, here is Boe… In a previous Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog post, Introduction to WSUS and PowerShell, I demonstrated how…


Use the Free PoshWSUS PowerShell Module for WSUS Administrative Work

Summary: Learn how to use the free PoshWSUS Windows PowerShell module to administer your WSUS server. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. We wrap up the weekend and the week with guest blogger, Boe Prox. In case you missed them, here are links for Boe’s blogs: Day 1: Introduction to WSUS and PowerShell Day…


Introduction to PoshWSUS, a Free PowerShell Module to Manage WSUS

Summary: Guest blogger, Boe Prox, discusses the development of the free Windows PowerShell module that he wrote to manage WSUS. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today we are celebrating our 2000th Hey, Scripting Guy! blog. I think that in the spirit of community, it is appropriate that today we also have a guest…


Get Windows Update Status Information by Using PowerShell

Summary: Learn how to use the WSUS Update Scope with Windows PowerShell to get update status information for client computers. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. What a week. Boe Prox has certainly been sharing quite a bit of Windows PowerShell goodness. In case you have missed them, here are links to the blog…


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…


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…


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. Boe Prox is currently a senior…