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Dashboard Update management center

Hello Anyone has a template similar to this one (Overview dashboard in update management center blade)? I want to use it on my personal dashboard but cannot pin it. The query on the dashboard doesn't build exactly the same dashboard, and the…

Update management center
asked 2023-02-02T14:22:29.5033333+00:00
Mohamed jihad bayali 506 Reputation points
commented 2023-02-08T05:25:09.1633333+00:00
AnuragSingh-MSFT 10,251 Reputation points
1 answer

Azure update management center onetime update vs Guest patching with update management center

I want to know the difference , in update management center there are two options- 1 - "one time update " 2- When we opt for scheduling with Maintenance Configuration it will show "Guest patching with update management center"…

Update management center
Microsoft Configuration Manager Updates
Microsoft Configuration Manager Updates
Microsoft Configuration Manager: An integrated solution for for managing large groups of personal computers and servers.Updates: Broadly released fixes addressing specific issue(s) or related bug(s). Updates may also include new or modified features (i.e. changing default behavior).
635 questions
asked 2023-02-07T07:58:02.15+00:00
Azuretech 0 Reputation points
answered 2023-02-08T04:57:46.8466667+00:00
AnuragSingh-MSFT 10,251 Reputation points
1 answer One of the answers was accepted by the question author.

How can I Upgrade my Azure Linux VM from Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04

Because the security support for Ubuntu 18.04 expires on 30.04.2023, we have to upgrade our Azure Linux VMs from Ubuntu 18.04 LTS to 20.04 LTS. Question: Is there a process for this like the In-Place Update for Data Science VMs (DSVS)? Or is such an…

Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Virtual Machines
An Azure service that is used to provision Windows and Linux virtual machines.
4,610 questions
Update management center
asked 2023-02-06T15:06:21.3366667+00:00
Volker Braun 20 Reputation points
accepted 2023-02-07T07:44:53.8933333+00:00
Volker Braun 20 Reputation points
2 answers

Need help on how to export a list of machines on all schedules

Hello, I have been looking around the internet and I am falling short on how to export a list of all schedules for update manager and the VM's attached to each schedule. I would like to do this with PowerShell but I am open to other ways to accomplish…

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asked 2023-01-30T22:23:01.2933333+00:00
Scott Goode 0 Reputation points
answered 2023-02-06T22:34:51.9133333+00:00
Scott Goode 0 Reputation points
1 answer

Azure update management for Microsoft vulnerability

Does , Azure update management fix Microsoft related vulnerability also or only OS related updates it apply?

Update management center
asked 2023-02-03T14:32:21.9533333+00:00
Azuretech 0 Reputation points
commented 2023-02-06T05:37:20.8366667+00:00
Swathi Dhanwada 9,386 Reputation points
1 answer One of the answers was accepted by the question author.

Can someone from Microsoft tell me what the definitive Update Management strategy is for Azure VMs?

Microsoft has now added the new Update Management Center for VM OS updates. This is a completely different approach to Update Management with Azure Automation. Why is there no overarching and consistent approach to update management from Microsoft with…

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Azure Automation
Azure Automation
An Azure service that is used to automate, configure, and install updates across hybrid environments.
695 questions
asked 2023-02-01T15:27:19.92+00:00
John Sebastian 86 Reputation points
commented 2023-02-02T15:43:15.21+00:00
Stanislav Zhelyazkov 14,516 Reputation points MVP
1 answer One of the answers was accepted by the question author.

Building a compliance dashboard for patch management

Hello Team, I hope you're doing fine, I just setup up update management center to patch my VMs, everything is working fine. I have the dashboard compliance on the update management center, but i cannot pin it to my monitoring Dashboard. I want to…

Update management center
Azure Monitor
Azure Monitor
An Azure service that is used to collect, analyze, and act on telemetry data from Azure and on-premises environments.
1,831 questions
asked 2023-02-01T10:31:05.87+00:00
Mohamed jihad bayali 506 Reputation points
commented 2023-02-01T13:16:15.94+00:00
Mohamed jihad bayali 506 Reputation points
0 answers

Does update management center needs internet connectivity on Azure VM?

Hello Team, I hope you're doing fine, I just wanted to know, i have a VM that have internet connecity allowed on it outbound nsg. I want to know if i deny internet connectivity, the VM cannot download the new updates from ms servers anymore right?…

Update management center
asked 2023-02-01T10:16:35.8533333+00:00
Mohamed jihad bayali 506 Reputation points
commented 2023-02-01T11:04:15.74+00:00
Mohamed jihad bayali 506 Reputation points
1 answer

customized VM patching through AZure update management

We have a process to create vm image , will the update management can patch VM created from customized image. How will it identify what is the OS flavor because json file from image doesnt give the os profile with ubuntu/RHEL name . This is request for…

Update management center
Azure Automation
Azure Automation
An Azure service that is used to automate, configure, and install updates across hybrid environments.
695 questions
asked 2023-01-23T10:59:39.88+00:00
Azuretech 0 Reputation points
commented 2023-02-01T06:07:48.81+00:00
AnuragSingh-MSFT 10,251 Reputation points
0 answers

Assessment failed due to this reason: Execution terminated due to last reported error.

I have an Arc-enabled Ubuntu LTS 20.04 server where, in Update management center, manual assessments run fine, but the automated periodic assessments seem to fail. The summary states: Assessment failed due to this reason: Execution terminated due to…

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Azure Arc
Azure Arc
A Microsoft cloud service that enables deployment of Azure services across hybrid and multicloud environments.
138 questions
asked 2023-01-30T12:49:05.8133333+00:00
Joel Young 5 Reputation points
2 answers One of the answers was accepted by the question author.

Exclude KBID windows update automatic within month

Hello Team, My Azure VM has missing windows updates which are published 1 month ago by Microsoft. These updates are not shown inside the VM (Check for Updates---> Your machine is uptodate) . I applied the below monitor rule on the Azure…

Update management center
Azure Monitor
Azure Monitor
An Azure service that is used to collect, analyze, and act on telemetry data from Azure and on-premises environments.
1,831 questions
asked 2022-10-21T03:50:13.887+00:00
Rahul 171 Reputation points
commented 2023-01-29T13:14:09.3433333+00:00
mohammad alizadeh 0 Reputation points
1 answer

Disable Security and Critical Updates in UMC when Maintenance Configurations are assigned to VM

Hello, I have a question regarding the Maintenance Configurations in the UMC. To assign VMs to a Maintenance Configuration, the VM requires the following property "osProfile.windowsConfiguration.patchSettings.patchMode":…

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asked 2023-01-26T10:50:08.49+00:00
Moritz von Witzleben 5 Reputation points
commented 2023-01-29T03:20:50.8266667+00:00
Monalla-MSFT 6,401 Reputation points Microsoft Employee
1 answer One of the answers was accepted by the question author.

Do you have a GA release date for update management center?

Do you have a GA release date for update management center? Or a roadmap?

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asked 2023-01-17T16:02:11.51+00:00
Mark 20 Reputation points
accepted 2023-01-18T12:08:09.89+00:00
Mark 20 Reputation points
2 answers

Patching Azure VMSS using Azure update mangement

How to do patching on a azure VMSS using Azure update management , What is the process to do it , we are patching VM's using update management , is it possible to patch VMSS also , and what are the things that we need to take care.

Update management center
Azure Automation
Azure Automation
An Azure service that is used to automate, configure, and install updates across hybrid environments.
695 questions
Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets
Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets
Azure compute resources that are used to create and manage groups of heterogeneous load-balanced virtual machines.
218 questions
asked 2023-01-06T05:34:00.2+00:00
Azure-learning 46 Reputation points
commented 2023-01-10T09:15:43.62+00:00
lukemurraynz 3,231 Reputation points MVP
2 answers

Error while accessing Update Settings in my VM

I'm trying to set up automatic VM guest patching, but whenever I go to the "Update Settings" on my VM, I keep getting "Error occured while fetching the data for the selected machine(s), please try again." - has anyone else had this…

Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Virtual Machines
An Azure service that is used to provision Windows and Linux virtual machines.
4,610 questions
Update management center
asked 2022-12-14T14:01:29.983+00:00
Nathan Collins 1 Reputation point
answered 2022-12-20T06:39:44.59+00:00
KarishmaTiwari-MSFT 10,856 Reputation points Microsoft Employee
2 answers

Prevent auto-reboot of Azure VM after updates

Hello, I have a critical server running in Azure VM that I want to manually restart if required for Windows updates. I did some research and found "Update Management Center" that I thought I can use for that purpose. So I've tried to…

Update management center
Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Virtual Machines
An Azure service that is used to provision Windows and Linux virtual machines.
4,610 questions
asked 2022-12-19T12:19:57.03+00:00
michal 161 Reputation points
answered 2022-12-19T12:43:10.46+00:00
Alistair Ross 4,901 Reputation points Microsoft Employee
1 answer One of the answers was accepted by the question author.

Automation & Control - Enabling

In the Azure Portal , search bar when i type Automation & Control , i dont see anything . How to enable it. Anyone who has used it , please advise. i am basically trying to automate Azure Update Manager using this option.

Update management center
Azure Automation
Azure Automation
An Azure service that is used to automate, configure, and install updates across hybrid environments.
695 questions
asked 2022-12-12T15:01:16.737+00:00
MS Techie 2,316 Reputation points
accepted 2022-12-16T11:20:37.97+00:00
MS Techie 2,316 Reputation points
1 answer

unable to perform scan on linux VM through azure update management center

i am unable to perform scan/patch a linux virtual machine using Azure Update management center (Preview). Every time i run a scan it shows me an error Update operation on 'Microsoft.Compute/virtualMachines', machine: 'networktest02'. Error details:…

Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Virtual Machines
An Azure service that is used to provision Windows and Linux virtual machines.
4,610 questions
Update management center
asked 2022-11-28T13:08:38.307+00:00
Daniyal Raza 1 Reputation point
commented 2022-11-28T13:39:22.607+00:00
Stanislav Zhelyazkov 14,516 Reputation points MVP
1 answer

virtual machine properties not visible in azure

i have a virtual machine running in azure but i am not able to see it's properties as in below screenshot. i want to patch my Centos VM but due to unavailability of this information i am facing error to patch using Azure update management center. …

Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Virtual Machines
An Azure service that is used to provision Windows and Linux virtual machines.
4,610 questions
Update management center
asked 2022-11-22T15:16:06.813+00:00
Daniyal Raza 1 Reputation point
commented 2022-11-22T15:47:56.13+00:00
Michael Taylor 38,271 Reputation points
2 answers

How to export to csv file, machines list from Azure Update Management

Hi, We have Azure Update Management enabled and working under Automation Accounts. I have 400+ Machines added. I want to compare Excel file will "All the machines" that we actually have in the company. My goal is to compare 2 list…

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asked 2022-09-12T20:34:29.48+00:00
Vlad Dodin 21 Reputation points
answered 2022-11-18T15:02:07.397+00:00
Vlad Dodin 21 Reputation points