How To: Scan for Only Microsoft Windows Operating System Patches

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    Guide to create a custom scan template to scan only for Windows Operating Systems.




    1. Create a "Patch Scan Template" by selecting New and Patch Scan Template.


    2. Use the "Product filter" to "Scan selected" and select OS.


    3. Depending on what type of patches you would like to scan for you will select the corresponding options for Security, Non-Security and Security tool updates.


    4. Save template.


    5. Once saved you can start a scan and use the custom template you just created for OS scanning only.


    Additional Information


    It is always recommended to review the scan results to ensure that the patches shown as missing is what you expect to see as missing.


    Affected Products


    Shavlik Protect 9.x