Module with DSC Resources for Windows Update

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There is a newer prerelease version of this module available.
See the version list below for details.

Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name xWindowsUpdate -RequiredVersion

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using Microsoft.PowerShell.PSResourceGet More Info

Install-PSResource -Name xWindowsUpdate -Version

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Package Details


  • Microsoft Corporation


DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource


xHotfix xMicrosoftUpdate xWindowsUpdateAgent


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

* xWindowsUpdateAgent: Fixed verbose statement returning incorrect variable
* Tests no longer fail on `Assert-VerifiableMocks`, these are now renamed
 to `Assert-VerifiableMock` (breaking change in Pester v4).
* README.md has been updated with correct description of the resources
 ([issue 58](https://github.com/PowerShell/xWindowsUpdate/issues/58)).
* Updated appveyor.yml to use the correct parameters to call the test framework.
* Update appveyor.yml to use the default template.
* Added default template files .gitattributes, and .gitignore, and
 .vscode folder.


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
3.0.0-previe... 1,615 3/21/2020 (current version) 430,567 4/3/2019 6,438,389 7/12/2017 17,962 3/8/2017 18,795 5/18/2016 915 3/31/2016 708 2/3/2016 3,031 9/11/2015 382 7/24/2015
2.0.0 372 4/24/2015
1.0 1,005 6/7/2014
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