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2008 64 bit

Posted on 2011-04-26
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Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I have a wsus server but it will not discover my 2008 64 bit server at all
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by:Raheman M. Abdul
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i am not trying to install wsus on a 2008 64 box but i am trying to push updates to that 2008 64 bit box
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bgoering earned 2000 total points
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Open registry editor on you client 2008 R2 box. In HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\WindowsUpdate

Delete the keys for "SusClientId" and "SusClientIdValidation"

Open an administrator command prompt and enter the following:

wuauclt /resetauthorization
wuauclt /detectnow

Good Luck
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by:Donald Stewart
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On this missing 2008 server what is the results from command prompt ?

reg query HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate /s
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