Patching Server Core
I’ve been rebuilding my test lab after installing a SSD into the machine running it in place of the SATA drive. Huge improvement in load speed of virtual machines – well worth the cost.
I usually have a number of server core machines in the lab and use WSUS for patching. One issue I’d never really resolved was patching those server core machines - the control panel fro Windows Update isn’t available!
Finally found a solution in the Windows Update PowerShell module from
Install the module and then you can install your patches using
I’m running Windows 2012 R2 on all my servers so the modules auto load