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WSUS 3.0 SP1 Upgrade on Windows Server 2003 R2

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Had an interesting time today trying to install the latest version of Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) in my environment.  Things started out well.  I approved the WSUS 3.0 SP1 update on my WSUS 3.0 Server and my Vista client (where I have the client WSUS Admin Tools installed) immediately notified me that the SP1 update was available for WSUS 3.  Without thinking (perhaps I should update the server first….) I clicked INSTALL and tadaa, a reboot and I was upgraded.

My server on the other hand didn’t pickup the SP1 update from "itself…." and when I hit Windows Update on the Microsoft site it didn’t pickup there either.?.?  I’m guessing it’s because I’m running R2 of Windows Server 2003?

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Oh well, no matter.  I grabbed the update from HERE and manually updated my WSUS server.  Just bounced the box and ALL is well.

NOT a groovy experience MickySoft ;)

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