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Last Updated: March 9, 2017
Select the package you want to publish in the package window. If a filter icon is blue , click the icon, select All, and click OK to display all packages.
Double-click the link for more information about the package.
Right-click the package and select Publish Packages.
You can also click Publish Packages from the Action menu.
Complete the options in the Patch Manager Publishing Wizard window, and click Next.
The Patch Manager Publishing Wizard window displays the download progress. When completed, a green check mark displays next to the package name.
If the package cannot be downloaded, the Download Assistant window opens. Complete the steps in the window to download the software package.
The package is uploaded and published to the WSUS server.
This process can require several minutes to complete.
To verify that the updated was completed, view the update in Third Party Updates.
Your WSUS server> Updates.
Select Third Party Updates.
The downloaded update displays in the Third Party Updates window. The following example displays Mozilla ® Firefox ® 47.0 in the Third Party Updates window. The green check mark indicates the update package is published to the WSUS server.