Powershell updates approval with inheritance RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi everybody,

    I search how to approve updates on All computer target group with inheritance apply to children in powershell.

    It's possible ?

    Thanks :)

    Tuesday, December 15, 2015 8:18 AM


All replies

  • Hi Cerede2000,

    You could run Approve-WsusUpdate command to approve the updates.

    Here is the detailed synax for the command:


    Best Regards,


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    Wednesday, December 16, 2015 7:10 AM
  • thank you for your reply but I already know approve updates.

    What I want to do is apply inheritance of a group on its subgroups like in GUI.

    It's possible ?

    PS : WSUS Powershell Cmdlets are very very very slow. It's best to use the APIs :)

    Wednesday, December 16, 2015 8:23 AM
  • @cerede2000, this gallery item may be helpful, the author seems to detect for childgroups within the script code?


    Don [doesn't work for MSFT, and they're probably glad about that ;]

    • Proposed as answer by Leo Han Monday, December 28, 2015 8:58 AM
    • Marked as answer by Leo Han Thursday, December 31, 2015 9:24 AM
    Wednesday, December 16, 2015 8:45 AM
  • Thanks !

    Allready recurse child target group.

    My problem is when in GUI apply inheritance to children juste appear Install

    But when approve with Powershell on all groups it's appear Install(6/6) :(

    Wednesday, December 16, 2015 10:36 AM
  • Hello,

    Did you find an answers for inheritance througth powershell ? :)

    Sunday, June 16, 2019 8:22 PM