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WSUS does not exist in add server roles on 2012 server

    질문

  • HI,

    I cant seem to find the WSUS server role in add roles and features on the select server roles page in windows server 2012. I am logged on as a local admin and it isn't in the list.

    Not sure what to do. Any help would be appreciated.

    Thanks.

    2012년 12월 6일 목요일 오전 12:54

답변

  • Hi,

    What is your windows server 2012 version?You need to install WSUS on the standard,enterprise and datacentre version. 

    Also,Pls try to check whether it is RTM,rather than RC.

    regards,

    Clarence


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    2012년 12월 11일 화요일 오전 5:55
  • Is WSUS exists in Windows Server 2012 Foundation, the minimal version of 2012?

    No! As Clarence already said, you need Standard or DataCenter editions of Windows Server 2012 to install WSUS. (There is no "Enterprise" edition anymore.)

    And to be clear, installing WSUS on a DataCenter Edition would be a colossal waste of money, so from a practical perspective... WSUS requires Standard Edition. Period.


    Lawrence Garvin, M.S., MCITP:EA, MCDBA, MCSA
    SolarWinds Head Geek
    Microsoft MVP - Software Distribution (2005-2012)
    My MVP Profile: http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/Lawrence.Garvin
    The views expressed on this post are mine and do not necessarily reflect the views of SolarWinds.

    2012년 12월 12일 수요일 오전 1:08

모든 응답

  • Hi,

    Pls open the server manager,and then click add roles and feature,click next until the select server roles page,you will see the Windows server update services checkbox in the bottom line of the page.
    Install the WSUS Server Role:http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh852338.aspx

    Regards,

    Clarence

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    2012년 12월 7일 금요일 오전 7:49
  • Heya,

    Here is a screen shot of what i can see in the add server roles section.
    No WSUS seems to be there. Any suggestions on how to fix this?

    Thanks



    • 편집됨 Gzod 2012년 12월 10일 월요일 오전 2:14
    2012년 12월 10일 월요일 오전 2:11
  • Hi,

    What is your windows server 2012 version?You need to install WSUS on the standard,enterprise and datacentre version. 

    Also,Pls try to check whether it is RTM,rather than RC.

    regards,

    Clarence


    Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread.

    2012년 12월 11일 화요일 오전 5:55
  • Hi,

    What is your windows server 2012 version?You need to install WSUS on the standard,enterprise and datacentre version. 

    Also,Pls try to check whether it is RTM,rather than RC.

    regards,

    Clarence


    Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread.


    Is WSUS exists in Windows Server 2012 Foundation, the minimal version of 2012?
    2012년 12월 11일 화요일 오후 2:33
  • Is WSUS exists in Windows Server 2012 Foundation, the minimal version of 2012?

    No! As Clarence already said, you need Standard or DataCenter editions of Windows Server 2012 to install WSUS. (There is no "Enterprise" edition anymore.)

    And to be clear, installing WSUS on a DataCenter Edition would be a colossal waste of money, so from a practical perspective... WSUS requires Standard Edition. Period.


    Lawrence Garvin, M.S., MCITP:EA, MCDBA, MCSA
    SolarWinds Head Geek
    Microsoft MVP - Software Distribution (2005-2012)
    My MVP Profile: http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/profile/Lawrence.Garvin
    The views expressed on this post are mine and do not necessarily reflect the views of SolarWinds.

    2012년 12월 12일 수요일 오전 1:08