Silently Install Win 7 – Security-only Update April 2017

from the Package Library

Step 4. Deploy a silent install of Win 7 - Security-only Update April 2017 to multiple machines

  1. Download and install PDQ Deploy
  2. Enter License Key information
  3. Import the Win 7 – Security-only Update April 2017 package into PDQ Deploy
  4. Right-mouse click on the imported package > Deploy Once
  5. Choose Targets from Active Directory, PDQ Inventory, Target List, etc.
  6. Click Deploy Now

About Win 7 – Security-only Update

Installs the April 2017 Windows 7 Security Only Quality Update.

Does not apply security updates from previous months.

Stops the Windows Update service.

Changes the service startup type to manual if disabled.

Reverts the service type back to it’s orginal state after deployment.

Requires PowerShell 2.0.

This package may take hours to install. The Timeout has been set for 4 hours.

Common Issues:

Installation may hang or timeout if-

Windows Updates are already in progress.

A reboot is required but will not be initiated by this deployment.


Win 7 – Security-only Update was released on Apr 11th 2017

About PDQ Deploy

PDQ Deploy is a software deployment tool that allows system administrators to deploy a silent installation of almost any application or patch unattended to multiple computers simultaneously.

Deploy allows you to update pretty much any application whether it's an msi, exe, batch file, or powershell script.