On this page, you can specify that the superseded software updates are immediately expired, which prevents them from being included in new deployments and flags the existing deployments to indicate that the superseded software updates contain one or more expired software updates. Figure 16: SCCM logs files. If you still require a user proxy despite the security trade-offs, a new software updates client setting is available to allow these connections. Set check mark Alert when synchronization fails on any site in the hierarchy and click Next; You installed the software update point starting at the top-most site in your Configuration Manager hierarchy. Do not synchronize from Microsoft Update or upstream data source: Use this setting to manually synchronize software updates when the software update point at the top-level site is disconnected from the Internet. Click on Finish to close the wizard. You can configure SSL communication on the General page of the wizard or on the General tab in the properties of the software update point. The custom schedule allows you to synchronize software updates on a date and time when the demands of the Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) server, site server, and network are low. For more information, see Synchronize software updates from a disconnected software update point. Software updates are key to keeping the systems on your network current and secure. For Synchronization Schedule, set check mark Enable synchronization on a schedule. Configuration Manager doesn't use these events; therefore, you will normally choose the default setting Do not create WSUS reporting events. Once the synchronization is complete, you can start approving and deploying updates to devices. To determine the port number on the upstream WSUS server, see Determine the port settings used by WSUS and the software update point . Updates that don't automatically synchronize into WSUS are typically meant to resolve highly specific issues. To debug an issue, the best way is … For more information, see Supersedence rules. You can then synchronize it into Configuration Manager and deploy it like any other update. This page is not displayed when you install additional software update points. In the results pane, click the central administration site or stand-alone primary site. The custom schedule allows you to synchronize software updates on a date and time when the demands of the Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) server, site server, and network are low. Click the. In the Software Update Point Component Properties dialog box, select Enable synchronization on a schedule, and then specify the synchronization schedule. Software Update Point (SUP) : Products and Sync Schedule 2. A client scanning for updates against an HTTP-based WSUS will no longer be allowed to leverage a user proxy by default. After the initial software updates synchronization, configure the products from an updated list, and then re-initiate synchronization. It works well and they're used to the workflow. Use the information in the following sections to configure the WSUS settings. SCCM Software update point WSUS windows update services. Use the following procedure to determine the port settings used by WSUS. From this view, you can monitor the synchronization status for all software update points. Port number : It should be the port number for the upstream WSUS server. The Use a proxy when downloading content by using automatic deployment rules setting is available but it is not used for a software update point on a secondary site. This status provides information about the last synchronization with WSUS. Specify the languages for which you want to synchronize software update files and summary details. For more information about Configuration Manager accounts, see Accounts used. You can configure the upstream synchronization source for software updates synchronization on the Synchronization Source page of the wizard, or on the Sync Settings tab in Software Update Point Component Properties. Combine software update groups into yearly groups. Synchronize your Configuration Manager Software Update Point. To enable the client settings for third party updates, see the About client settings article. It is my understanding that after every sync and at least one new update is synchronized, the SU metadata changes which causes the site to generate a site wide machine policy that tells the clients to download the new metadata, perform a software update scan and then perform an evaluation which sends the compliance data to the Management Point. Under Sites, click Settings, Configure Site Components, Select Software Update point. Perform regular … When you don't configure this account, the Configuration Manager uses the computer account for the site server to connect to WSUS. Close. Just thought I'd open up a discussion, as I'm curious: What do you use as a synchronization schedule, and why? Specify roles this new remote site system server – Install New ConfigMgr Software Update Point Role Specify Software Update Point Settings. When a software update point is disconnected from its upstream synchronization source, you can use the export and import method to synchronize software updates. Beginning in Configuration Manager version 1802, you can enable third party updates for Configuration Manager clients. Synchronization starts at the highest level in the hierarchy that has a software update point and either has a configured schedule or is started manually using the Run Synchronization action. On the Software Update Point tab, select WSUS is configured to use ports 8530 and 8531, click Next On the Proxy and Account Settings tab, specify your credentials if necessary, click Next On the Synchronization Source tab, specify if you want to synchronize from Microsoft Update … After you synchronize software updates for the first time, or after there are new classifications or products available, you must configure the new classifications and products to synchronize software updates with the new criteria. The top-level Software Update Point uses WSUS to get information about software updates from Microsoft into Configuration Manager. This setting is configured only on the software update point at the top-level site. After the updates are deleted in the Publisher, you can manually sync your software update point in SCCM for the changes to occur immediately. Click on Finish to close the wizard. Open Administration / Overview / Site Configuration / Sites, select the site in the main pane. Synchronize from an upstream data source location, September 2020 changes to improve security for Windows devices scanning WSUS, Decide whether to configure WSUS to use SSL, Configure a software update point to use TLS/SSL with a PKI certificate, Synchronize software updates from a disconnected software update point, - Synchronize from the Microsoft Update website, - Additional software update points at a site, - Synchronize from an upstream data source location. Configure the product settings on the Products page of the wizard, or on the Products tab in Software Update Point Component Properties. 3. We have just started delving into deploying patches with SCCM and have so far found it less than straight forward!! Config schedule by selecting the option Custom schedule and clicking button Customize. 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