Remotely force installation of all missing critical Windows updates on multiple computers at once |
This action forces installation of one or more Windows updates remotely on multiple endpoints to bring them up to date with all missing critical patches installed.
If you are looking for ways how to automatically force Windows update or trying to utilize PowerShell script to force Windows update, Action1 can streamline it. Use it when automatic installation of Windows updates stops working for some reason or end users disable it without authorization, so remote start of Windows updates becomes the only option.
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Patch management in the Cloud
Manage security patching using plain English from the Cloud. Such as type 'show missing patches' or 'install Windows updates'.
Get results instantly from live systems and deploy patches remotely.
Related Alerts and Reports:
Installed Hotfixes, Updates and Patches
Shows installed hotfixes with name, description, hotfix id, installation date and installation user
Remotely view list of all missing security updates and patches on multiple remote computers at once.
Restart Remote Computer
Reboot remote computers in bulk by sending a remote reboot request
Windows Updates not Installed
Shows computers which have not been updated (hotfixes have not been installed) for a certain number of days
Install Patch Remotely
Remotely deploy patches and hotfixes on multiple computers in bulk from the Cloud
Configure Automatic Windows Updates
Remotely enable, disable or configure automatic updates on multiple Windows computers
Remotely Install Windows Updates
Install Windows updates and patches remotely on multiple computers from the Cloud
Find more information on Force Installation of Windows Update(s) Remotely at Microsoft TechNet.