Troubleshoot wsus client not updating
Microsoft further disclaims all implied warranties including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability or of fitness for a particular purpose.The entire risk arising out of the use or performance of the sample scripts and documentation remains with you.The first step is to make sure you see the actual WSUS server name in the log – if not that indicates a policy or registry setting used for the policy is not in place.Next get the errors for the client trying to contact WSUS and check the error code against the error code reference for Windows Update agent. Issue the command wuauclt /resetauthorization /detectnow. The sample scripts are not supported under any Microsoft standard support program or service.The sample scripts are provided AS IS without warranty of any kind.
In our last tutorial we installed WSUS and we joined a new Windows 10 laptop to our server but we found that this laptop shows up in the WSUS manager as a Vista client and not as the expected Windows 10.
We have to update a table in the WSUS database and correct our GPO with a new WMI filter that will work with Windows 10.
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One set was on the Server side and the other was on the Client side set.
I thought it might be really valuable to list them here for posterity.