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WSUS Offline Update


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 9/28/2018.

Using "WSUS Offline Update", you can update any computer running Microsoft Windows and Office safely, quickly and without an Internet connection.

To install WSUS Offline Update, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install wsus-offline-update

To upgrade WSUS Offline Update, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade wsus-offline-update


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'wsus-offline-update'
    $url = ''
    $destdir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage "$packageName" "$url" "$destdir" -Checksum a44387a301a181843270720fcfd414b50496d9bd3f25e4336086b814b6fb84cb -ChecksumType 'sha256'
    #install start menu shortcut
    $fileNameGen = "UpdateGenerator.exe"
    $fileNameInst = "UpdateInstaller.exe"
    $linkNameGen = "UpdateGenerator.lnk"
    $linkNameInst = "UpdateInstaller.lnk"
    $programs = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
    $shortcutFilePathGen = Join-Path $programs $linkNameGen
    $shortcutFilePathInst = Join-Path $programs $linkNameInst
    $targetPathGen = Join-Path "$destdir\wsusoffline" $fileNameGen
    $targetPathInst = Join-Path "$destdir\wsusoffline\client" $fileNameInst
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath $shortcutFilePathGen -targetPath $targetPathGen
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath $shortcutFilePathInst -targetPath $targetPathInst
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $linkNameGen = "UpdateGenerator.lnk"
    $linkNameInst = "UpdateInstaller.lnk"
    $programs = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
    $shortcutFilePathGen = Join-Path $programs $linkNameGen
    $shortcutFilePathInst = Join-Path $programs $linkNameInst
    if(Test-Path $shortcutFilePathGen) {
        del $shortcutFilePathGen
    if(Test-Path $shortcutFilePathInst) {
        del $shortcutFilePathInst
  • tools\wsusoffline\bin\unzip.exe.ignore
  • tools\wsusoffline\bin\wget.exe.ignore
  • tools\wsusoffline\client\bin\hashdeep.exe.ignore
  • tools\wsusoffline\client\bin\hashdeep64.exe.ignore
  • tools\wsusoffline\client\bin\IfAdmin.exe.ignore

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Torsten Wittrock


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
WSUS Offline Update 1370 Tuesday, September 25, 2018 approved
WSUS Offline Update 11.4 55414 Monday, May 28, 2018 approved
WSUS Offline Update 11.3 13604 Wednesday, May 2, 2018 approved
WSUS Offline Update 11.2.2 7342 Monday, April 16, 2018 approved
WSUS Offline Update 11.2.1 8762 Wednesday, March 28, 2018 approved
WSUS Offline Update 11.2 3364 Friday, March 23, 2018 approved
WSUS Offline Update 11.1.1 34016 Tuesday, January 16, 2018 approved
WSUS Offline Update 11.1 12818 Monday, December 18, 2017 approved
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