Specifically, you may discover that updates have stopped, well, updating.
Computers will also be assigned to the Unassigned Computers group until you assign them to another group.
Regardless of the group you assign a computer to, it will also remain in the All Computers group.
WSUS Downstream Servers – Ensure that the downstream servers are configured correctly – remember settings set here can also affect what your upstream WSUS server downloads, even if the settings between the servers are different.
Download Files Only When Updates are Approved – In an ideal world, IT admins should always test updates before rolling out onto client computers.
In early 2012, Microsoft released a newly combined suite of products under the System Center 2012 name.
One of those products, System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) has greatly matured over the years and is an enterprise grade desktop management tool designed to streamline what can be an onerous task.
You’ll see that the container was created successfully.
Now, right-click on the System Management container we just created and click Properties.
Besides adding support for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, the SCCM 2012 SP1 update added some new features.
Unfortunately, it also introduces some challenges, particularly if you're using your SCCM environment.
It’s important to find this out before doing any reset, or else you will be needlessly re-downloading the exact same data again.