Client Requirements

Automatic Updates is the WSUS client software. Other than a network connection, Automatic Updates requires no particular hardware configuration. It can be used with WSUS on any computer that runs any of the following operating systems:

  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003, any edition
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP 2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional with Service Pack 4 (SP4), Windows 2000 Server with SP3 or SP4, or Windows 2000 Advanced Server with SP3 or SP4