Tag: Windows Update

How to read more easily the WindowsUpdate.log file

The C:\Windows\WindowsUpdate.log file is the first basic log file where you can find helpful information when you try to investigate on the installation of updates. However, it is complex to read because the data comes from multiple sources. Among them you have: agent report setup misc sls ep idletmr au PT wutask dnldmgr In this … Continue reading How to read more easily the WindowsUpdate.log file

[Solved] Same Windows Update successfully installs again and again

I had a server on which cumulative updates were successfully installing again and again. I thought that maybe the cumulative update of the next month would fix the issue, but unfortunately, this didn't happen. The next cumulative update was successfully installing again and again. After installing updates one by one and restarting after each installation, … Continue reading [Solved] Same Windows Update successfully installs again and again

Get-WUInstall with the WindowsUpdate or MicrosoftUpdate parameter

Get-WUInstall with the WindowsUpdate or MicrosoftUpdate parameter

You probably know the very good and very popular module of Michal GADJA named PSWindowsUpdate. At the time of this writing, the latest version is 2.0.0.0 and can be downloaded from the Powershell Gallery here. I just wanted to add an undocumented behavior of the Get-WUInstall cmdlet. If your computer is not configured to install … Continue reading Get-WUInstall with the WindowsUpdate or MicrosoftUpdate parameter