Windows 10 has been out for a while now but it’s still nowhere near being the most used Windows operating system.
That distinction falls to Windows 7 which was released back in 2009.
Today I've tried resetting the data store on one of the 2012 machines by stopping the BITS and WUAUSERV services, deleting the contents of the Software Distribution folder, deleting the Windows file, and restarting the services.
Hi All, I have our servers set to automatically update and reboot if necessary on a Sunday evening, all set by GPO.
I'd noticed that on a number of servers (so far all found to be Server 2012) this wasn't happening, and I've been trying to troubleshoot this.
One exception is the definitions for Windows Defender which are updated daily. The total download is around 1GB for 64-bit and 800MB for 32-bit. They are not essential but fulfill the requirement inside Windows Update.
Optional Software contains the Malicious Software Removal Tool and the latest . Silverlight, Virtual PC and WMF 5.1 are entirely optional and will not be required by most people.