WSUS force update to test workstation

Our server is SBS 2008 and workstations are Vista Business.
I am trying to get to grips with WSUS. All is straightforward bar the update scheduling.

I have put a single workstation in its own group and approved some patches to test.
How do I tell WSUS to install the updates NOW or at a predetermined time?

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Are you using GPOs for your settings?
DonNetwork AdministratorCommented:
There is a great explanation of all the GPO settings for windows updates here

Also if you were to set a deadline on updates with a date that has already passed, then they will install imediately upon their next detection cycle.

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SteveIT ManagerCommented:
From memory

start, run, cmd on the workstation

wuauclt /scan /detectnow
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DonNetwork AdministratorCommented:
"/scan" is not a valid argument

wuauclt /detectnow is all you need
edhastedAuthor Commented:
The Spiceworks article is indeed excellent reading. But how do I access the WSUS GPO settings from the GPMC?

DonNetwork AdministratorCommented:
edhastedAuthor Commented:
Many thanks
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