Other Sources of Windows Update Agent Information

The Windows Update Agent APISDK contains the most complete and current descriptions of the API. It is the primary source of developer reference material for WUA.

Software Development Kit (SDK) for Windows Update Agent (WUA)

The following resources describe how to deploy and administer Windows Server Update Services and WUA:

  • Windows Server Update Services

    You can download the Windows Server Update Services SDK and review other documents that describe how to install, deploy, and maintain Windows Update Services.

  • MSDN Download and Code Center

    You can download updates to the WUA SDK samples, headers, and libraries. Downloads in the MSDN Download and Code Center are organized by topic. You can also find downloads on MSDN, the Microsoft Developer Network, by using the Microsoft Download Center search tool.

Windows Update Agent (WUA) Newsgroups

You can read and post information to a newsgroup that discusses WUA or search archived newsgroup posts.

MSDN provides access to the following public newsgroups:

  • Microsoft Public Newsgroups

    This newsgroup is oriented toward IT professionals with questions about deployment and customization.

  • MSDN Newsgroups

    This newsgroup is oriented toward developers with questions about application and infrastructure development.

Windows Technical Chats

You can participate in live MSDN technical chat sessions:

Knowledge Base Articles

You can search the Microsoft Knowledge Base for articles about WUA: