Wsus not updating a workstation
I'm trying to update workstations at a client with the latest windows patches using WSUS, however it fails. Updates Deployment.log: Job error (0x80072efd) received for assignment () action Scan Agent.log: CScan Job Manager:: Process Scan Tool Complete- Scan for Tool Unique ID= has failed, scan request will be pending for scan retry cycle.The log files says; WUAHandler.log: On Search Complete - Failed to end search job. I know the errors is a "connection" error, and it's sound right as the workstations is behind a firewall at the client I'm working for.If you don’t want to wait 20 minutes, execute the following command on your Windows XP client at the command prompt: About the Author Zubair Alexander, MCSE, MCT, MCSA and Microsoft MVP is the founder of Seattle Pro Enterprises, an IT training and consulting business.
Visit Stack Exchange That's the command to use, but it won't force a download, it just makes the client check in with WSUS and ensure it's interfacing with it.
However I do not know which ports to open for in the firewall.