Re: Remote updates for other computers.
On Mon, 15 Dec 2008 17:22:58 -0500, "PA Bear [MS MVP]" <PABearMVP@gmail.com>
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>John S. wrote:
>> I'm trying to setup a .bat file / script so that I can get Windows
>> Updates to:
>> 1.) check for new updates,
>> 2.) download the update(s)
>> 3.) install the update(s)
>> 4.) reboot (only if needed) after normal working hours (would love to
>> schedule around 5am).
>> 5.) Update status to the WSUS after the reboot.
>> I need this to run so that there would be NO user input.
>> Any Ideas??
You have just described exactly what the Windows Update client does if you set
it to download the updates and install at 5am. Why do you need a script to
duplicate the existing functionality.
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