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Change computer group assignment for WSUS computers

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This article provides information about how to move computers between groups in WSUS and verify that your Computer Assignment rule is set to the Update Services Console. 


All Patch Manager versions


  1. Log in to Patch Manager as an administrator.
  2. In the Patch Manager menu, click Enterprise > Update Services > YourWSUS > Computers and Groups > All Computers.
  3. Locate and select the computer(s) you want to move.
  4. In the Actions pane, select Change Group Membership.
  5. Select the groups where these computers should belong, and click OK.

If Change Group Membership does not display in the Actions menu: 

  1. In the Patch Manager menu, select Patch Manager System Configuration.
  2. Click Select Products and Features.
  3. Uncheck the WSUS Extension Pack and click Continue.
  4. Repeat step 1 through step 2.
  5. Check the WSUS Extension Patch, and click Continue. 
  6. Close and then reopen the console.
  7. Repeat the first procedure.  


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