How To Install WSUS On Windows Server 2012

The first difference with WSUS on Windows Server 2012 is that WSUS is now a feature. To install WSUS on Windows Server 2012: Install the WSUS feature and any associated required features and services it requests Choose a type of database, either WID database or SQL database Choose a location for the database and credentials […]
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The Following Features Cannot Be Installed On The Same Server – WSUS

When installing WSUS on Windows Server 2012, you can get the following error: The following features cannot be installed on the same server: Database WID Database WID stands for Windows Internal Database, so basically this error message is telling you that you can’t install WSUS with two databases; You need to either choose to use […]
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There Was A Problem Checking For Updates 800B0001 – Windows Server 2012

When running Windows Updates on a Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8 machine, you may get the following error: Windows could not search for new updates There was a problem checking for updates. Error(s) found: Code 800B0001 Windows Update ran into a problem. This error happens because the WSUS server is missing Windows Server Update […]
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