How to re-register Windows client/server in WSUS

Author:

Yuval Sinay

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SUMMARY

The following article will help you to re-register Windows client/server in WSUS

Tips

 
To re-register Windows client/server in WSUS review the following instructions:
 
1. Run "gpupdate /force" command on the Windows client/server  that have a registration issue in WSUS.
 
2. Run "wuauclt /detectnow " command on the Windows client/server that have a registration issue in WSUS.
 
 
Tip: You can use the Event Viewer to review the re-registration
 
Troubleshooting Tools
 

 
3. In rare cases, you may need to run: "wuauclt.exe /resetauthorization /detectnow" command
 
        command on the Windows client/server that have a registration issue in WSUS.
 
 
 
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Article ID: 555974 - Last Review: 14 Feb 2017 - Revision: 1

Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86), Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86), Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86), Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Web Edition, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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