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This article discusses an update for Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) 2.0 Service Pack 1 (SP1). This update helps the distribution of the latest Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) version 3.0 client program to multiple client computers.
The update will replace the current self-update tree on the WSUS 2.0 SP1-based server. The self-update tree for WSUS 2.0 SP1 enables users to upgrade mapped WSUS 2.0 clients to the latest 3.0 version without having to upgrade the WSUS server to version 3.0. When WSUS clients contact WSUS 2.0 SP1 servers that have installed this update, the WSUS clients automatically upgrade to the WSUS version 3.0 client program.
You can use this update program on WSUS 2.0 SP1-based servers that are running one of the following Windows operating systems:
Download informationThe following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download the Windows Server Update Services 2.0 Service Pack 1 Selfupdate tree package now.
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Release Date: June 25, 2007
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(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/119591/ )How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
For more information about the stand-alone installation of WSUS client program version 3.0, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
932494For more information about the self-update tree feature in WSUS, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/932494/ )When you use Automatic Updates to scan for updates or to apply updates to applications that use Windows Installer, you experience issues that involve the Svchost.exe process
http://technet2.microsoft.com/windowsserver/en/library/6b2e1035-5b82-45f4-9f51-6cc0ca32fd601033.mspx?mfr=trueFor more information about the terms that are used to describe software updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates