Tag Archives: Windows Server Update Services

Windows XP: Drives Mapped by Group Policy Preferences are not Mapping

I finally got around to converting my Login Script, written in VB, converted to use Group Policy Preferences. The conversion went quite well, however a few cases did show up where some Windows XP computers were not mapping the drives. … Continue reading

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WSUS: InitAUComponents Failed, will restart AU in 30 mins, error = 0x80004002

I recently deployed some Windows Updates using my Windows Server Update Service (WSUS). A user reported that they did not receive the updates. After some investigating I noticed that the users computer was not reporting a status to WSUS. I … Continue reading

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Using PsExec to Run Commands on a Remote Workstation

PsExec is a handy tool used to execute commands on a remote system. ┬áIt is part of SysInternals from Technet download or can be downloaded and installed separately from the PsExec description page. I have used this tool in the … Continue reading

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