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WSUS: how go add computers to a group

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Hello all,
I would like to add computers to a group in WSUS. I don't see that option in there. Please give me some hints !
Thank you
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You can set up the WSUS groups through a Group policy
"Enable Client-side Targeting
This policy enables client computers to self-populate computer groups that exist on the WSUS server."

You can create the GPO and filter it out with a security group, then add the computers to that security group.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc720539(WS.10).aspx
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Group-Policy-Security-Filtering.html
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Just checking, are you using WSUS 3.0?

After creating whatever groups you need in the console, you can add the unassigned computers to a group via the right-click menu.
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WSUS Create Computer Groups for Computers


http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc720433(WS.10).aspx
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by:dongocdung
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I know how to create the computer group and how to move computers from unassigned computers to specific groups.
I will work on this later and let you know
Thanks
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