Free Tool: Installed Hotfixes, Updates and Patches

Shows installed hotfixes with name, description, hotfix id, installation date and installation user


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Installed Hotfixes, Updates and Patches   Shows installed hotfixes with name, description, hotfix id, installation date and installation user

This free tool can be used to check for installed patches on Windows and export list of installed Windows updates. You can use it for simplified Windows patch management, such as to create a list of missing patches, install missing patches, determine missing Windows updates of using PowerShell scripts to get installed hotfixes ("Get-HotFix" cmdlet) or running WMI queries to determine list of installed hotfixes ("wmic qfe").

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Installed Hotfixes, Updates and Patches

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Missing Patches
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    Shows computers which have not been updated (hotfixes have not been installed) for a certain number of days
Force Installation of Windows Update(s) Remotely
    Remotely force installation of all missing critical Windows updates on multiple computers at once
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
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Find more information on Installed Hotfixes, Updates and Patches at Microsoft TechNet.