Migrating WSUS From Server 2003 to Server 2012

List of supported Operating System’s and migration scenarios is listed here.  In my case I am going to migrating a WSUS deployment from Server 2008 R2 running SQL 2005 to Server 2012 Standard with SQL 2008 R2 SP1. Review considerations and system requirements can be found here. First step is to install and configure the

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Updating PowerShell v3 Using a Proxy

Because my company uses a proxy to access the internet, the Update-Help doesn’t work in PowerShell.  And since it’s a company wide proxy, I can’t just go to a machine without it and download the help files and then import them into PowerShell.  After some digging around I found the solution below.  It’s not marked

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Windows 7 Password Notifications

Situation: Users who use Windows 7 virtual desktops (in my case, VMWARE View desktops) are not able to see password expiration notifications when logging in.  In Windows 7 instead of getting a pop up box you just get a little flash down in lower right hand corner, and if you aren’t paying attention you can

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