Wsus not updating
Its purpose to approve updates as they are detected as being needed.The reason for this approach is for IT departments that want to deploy all needed updates automatically, but don't want to download every single update off Microsoft as they now pass (as of March 2009) 40GB across 26k updates in the English language alone!NOTE: If there are a LOT of downloads to pull, the status window (or log) will say "Downloading" for that entire time.I'm not sure how to get a download progress of each update...maybe someone can help me with that.
) will tell the WU agent to 'detectnow', download and install missing windows updates as compared to it's update server. This will now reboot the computer if specified after the udpates have been applied (or if there is a reboot pending from a previous update session).
Another symptom and a confirmation of the broken IIS hypothesis is a selection of the following warning and error events listed for Windows Server Update Services: service prior to manipulation.
Open Server Manager and remove Web Server (IIS) and Windows Server Update Services roles.
This tool removes the need for this by automating this checking process.
This tool has been tested with WSUS 3.0 (all service packs) and Microsoft System Center Essentials 2010.