A Quick Tip To Find The Security Updates On Server Core

by [Published on 24 Sept. 2009 / Last Updated on 4 April 2009]

This article shows a quick command you can use to find the security updates on server core.

As you know, you can't use GUI tool on Server Core Windows Server 2008. You need to use command line tools to perform any Server Core task. The same also applies to Security Updates. To get a list of all the Security Updates on a Server Core, you need to issue the following command:


To find a specific security update:

WMIC QFE | Find /i "95"


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