WSUS not downloading approved updates

I recently moved our WSUS off HyperV over to VMware using VMware convertor.  I approved some new updates and noticed the download was stuck at 0.00MB of 120MB.  Event ID 10032 “The server is failing to download some updates.”

Turns out, the D: drive containing WSUS items lost its NETWORK SERVICE permissions so I had to add that user, with ReadOnly permissions back to the root of D: and after i rebooted WSUS started downloading the new updates as normal.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s