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Topic # 26450 23-Sep-2008 13:11
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I have 4 computers all running XP pro & a dell server running 2003 sp2, at the moment all the pc's run windows update by themselves downloading seperate copies of each update & service pack, this of coarse uses up broadband allocation and bandwidth. I think I now have the server downloading all these updates and want to know how do I redirect the pc's to the server to get the updates from it. Thus I only download the relevant files only once.

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  Reply # 166502 23-Sep-2008 13:15
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  Reply # 166509 23-Sep-2008 13:25
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Is your server a domain controller?  WSUS 3 is really simple to set up and use, but there's a lot of people around here that can help out if you get stuck along the way


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  Reply # 166561 23-Sep-2008 17:04
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gehenna: Is your server a domain controller??

No, dont think so, its connected to the net, call email come through it, it is use as a file server and sxchange server only

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