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Synchronizing WSUS Servers

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Created by Caroline Juszczak, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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Use the Synchronize Server task to synchronize the selected WSUS server with its upstream server. Review a server's synchronization information on the Details tab of the Enterprise > Update Services > yourWsusServer view.

SolarWinds recommends that you schedule regular synchronization tasks for your WSUS servers to ensure they have the latest updates at all times.

To schedule or execute a synchronization task:

  1. In the left pane of the Patch Manager console, expand Enterprise > Update Services, and then select a WSUS server.
  2. In the Actions pane (right), click Synchronize Server.
  3. Complete the Task Options Wizard to schedule and/or execute the synchronization task for the selected WSUS server. For additional information, see "The Task Options Wizard".
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