Windows Server Update Services Tools and Utilities
On this page you'll find downloadable tools and utilities for WSUS and its components.
Windows Update Agent API Updated Header Files
Download the updated WUA API header files for developing applications leveraging the WUA Agent public interfaces. You can download header files for the following platforms:
WSUS Reporting Rollup Sample Tool
This tool uses the WSUS application programming interface (API) to demonstrate centralized monitoring and reporting for WSUS. It creates a single report of update and computer status from the WSUS servers into your WSUS environment. The sample package also contains sample source files to customize or extend the tool functionality of the tool to meet specific needs. The WSUS Reporting Rollup Sample Tool and files are provided AS IS. No product support is available for this tool or sample files. For more information
read the readme file.
Windows Server Update Services
You can now register for and download WSUS. See for yourself how easy it is to have full control over the software that you distribute to computers in your network.
Server Diagnostic Tool
Download this tool, which has been designed to help administrators gather WSUS server debugging logs and configuration information for further troubleshooting. The Windows Server Update Services Server Diagnostic tool is provided AS IS. No product support is available for this tool. For more information, read the
Client Diagnostics Tool
Download this tool, which has been designed to aid the WSUS administrator in troubleshooting client machines that are failing to report back to the WSUS Server. The tool will conduct preliminary checks and test the communication between the WSUS Server and the client machine. Once the tool has completed the tests it will display the results in the console window. The Windows Server Update Services Client Diagnostic tool is provided AS IS. No product support is available for this tool. For more information, read the
Windows Server Update Services API Samples and Tools
These samples and tools allow administrators and developers to control the functionality of the WSUS server. For more information, read the