Client Tools on Collection: Refresh Updates Compliance State

The Refresh Updates Compliance State tool allows a console user to refresh the update compliance state of a device in ConfigMgr.

How it does it:

This tool completes this action via Remote WMI.

Navigation

Navigate to the Refresh Updates Compliance State tool by right clicking on a Device Collection, selecting Recast RCT > Client Tools on Collection > Refresh Updates Compliance State:

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The Refresh Updates Compliance State tool can be run on single devices or multi-selected devices. A similar tool is also available to run on a Device Collection.

Refresh Updates Compliance State

When the action is run, a window is opened as the tool runs. As the action is completed on the selected device(s), they are sorted into successful or unsuccessful columns. A log message viewer is also viewable at the bottom of the window:

Refresh Updates Compliance State Screenshot

Recast Permissions

ConfigMgr Client
Refresh Updates Compliance State

Microsoft Permissions

  • This tool requires administrator permission on the remote device. If using a Recast Server with service account, the service account needs administrator permission on the remote device.
  • This tool requires remote WMI.