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  • I am re-installing my WSUS server

    This errors pops up during my installation.."'The update could not be found. There may be a network connection issue.

    This link=>

    https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/e51928f5-52a4-4926-9238-ea5cb2df1015/windows-server-update-services-installation-failed-the-update-could-not-be-found?forum=winserverwsus

    could helped me with my solution but I need some clarification to the statement " restart the Windows Update service (wuauserv) and then you should be good to go"

    I have this list of key

    -WUServer and

    -WuStatusServer

    Both with the same Key Values, where should i restart ??


    ----- bsl

    • Moved by Just Karl Friday, January 20, 2017 7:47 PM Looking for the correct forum.
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    Monday, December 19, 2016 2:56 AM

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  • Hello,

    The 'Academic Initiatives - Technical Queries' forum is for posts Related to technical / coding / programming related issues as related to Microsoft's Academic Initiatives.

    As it's off-topic here, I am moving the question to the Where is the forum for... forum.

    Karl

    Friday, January 20, 2017 7:37 PM
  • Hi 12BSL,

    >.."'The update could not be found. There may be a network connection issue.

    On the WSUS server, please check register key in HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU, you may delete the key "AU", then restart windows update services. (Remember to backup the register key before you delete it).

    Best Regards,

    Anne


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    Monday, January 23, 2017 7:06 AM
  • Hi,

    Could the above reply be of help, if yes, you may mark useful reply as answer, if not, welcome to feedback.

    Best Regards,

    Anne


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    Tuesday, February 7, 2017 2:35 AM