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Managed computers display incorrect Microsoft operating systems in Patch Manager and WSUS

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Last Updated: June 26, 2018


The Patch Manager Administrator Console displays managed computers running Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 as computers running Windows Server 2000 Datacenter Server Edition. 


  • All Patch Manager versions
  • WSUS
  • Windows 2012 R2


See Update for Windows Server Update Services 3.0 SP2 (KB2938066) to download an update (© 2018 Microsoft Corporation, available at, obtained on June 26, 2018).

This update must be installed on your WSUS and Patch Manager servers. 


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