Event ID 26 — WUA Update Detection

Event ID 26 — WUA Update Detection

Updated: December 13, 2007

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

The Windows Update Agent Update Detection is designed to check for updates and install them on a daily basis. Windows Update Agent can be configured to detect and install updates automatically or can be set to detect updates and manually install them.

Windows Update Agent detects updates every day at user configured scheduled time or at 3:00 A.M. by default and installs them if Automatic Updates is turned on.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 26
Source: Microsoft-Windows-WindowsUpdateClient
Version: 7.0
Message: Automatic Updates Agent sucessfully found %1 updates.


This is a normal condition. No further action is required.

Related Management Information

WUA Update Detection

Windows Update


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