Updating windows offline
We can build ISO image or large zip file and place them on FTP server for our customers to download them. We can add additional programs and utilities, like the Visual C runtime, frameworks (updates and installations), the Java run-time environment, the Silverlight and so on.
The WSUS server or the SCCM server are more the corporate solutions.
However, it will not install the non-critical (a.k.a. In case that some update is required on the machine, you need to install it manually. All those patches are mostly special installation archives named as msu files.
Before we can proceed with any offline updating option, we should switch the automatic updates to the option – Never check for updates. Those updates are installed independently to the Windows update service.
I found that this application could not install the Internet Explorer 11.
The installation package is there, however it will not install it. The WSUS Offline Update (WOU) tool will prepare mostly security updates and essential additional programs, like the .net, Silverlight or the Visual C runtime modules.