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Install the updates

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Created by Caroline Juszczak, last modified by Steve.Hawkins on Jan 23, 2018

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This section does not apply to SCCM environments. If you use SCCM to manage your updates, use the SCCM console to deploy the updates you publish using Patch Manager.

Use the Update Management task to install updates on a WSUS server on the approved target systems. The following procedure is an alternative to waiting for the Windows Update Agent on the target systems to sync with the WSUS server for scheduled updates.

  1. In the navigation pane, expand Enterprise > Update Services > Your WSUS Server > Updates.

    SPM-Admin-Guide-Expand-Updates.png

  2. Select Third Party Updates.

    If you have not created this view, see Create a third-party updates view.

  3. In the center pane, select one or more updates.
  4. In the Actions pane, click Update Management.
  5. In the Update Management window, select any additional options, and click OK.

    SPM-Admin-Guide-Update-Management1.png

  6. In the Task Options Wizard, select the computers you want to update, and click Next.
  7. Complete the Scheduling and Notification Options form, and click Next.
  8. Click Finish.
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