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Windows Update PowerShell Module


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Powershell module that allows you to manage Windows Update, check, download and install or remove updates. Especially useful on machines in core edition like Windows Server 2008 R2.

To install Windows Update PowerShell Module, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install pswindowsupdate

To upgrade Windows Update PowerShell Module, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade pswindowsupdate


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Michal Gajda


Release Notes

Updated to version 1.5.1.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Windows Update PowerShell Module 1.5.0 891 Friday, July 19, 2013  
Windows Update PowerShell Module 423 Sunday, May 19, 2013  
Windows Update PowerShell Module 1.4.7 354 Sunday, April 28, 2013  
Windows Update PowerShell Module 1.4.6 383 Sunday, March 31, 2013  

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