Get Servicing Stack updates

Get-LatestServicingStackUpdate retrieves the latest Servicing Stack updates for Windows 10, Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019 from the Microsoft Update Catalog. Run Get-LatestServicingStackUpdate to return Servicing Stack updates for all supported platforms.

PS C:\> Get-LatestServicingStackUpdate

This returns the most recent update for Windows 10 x86, x64 and ARM64 as well as Windows Server:

  • Windows 10 Semi-annual Channel

  • Windows 10 Long Term Servicing Channel

  • Windows Server 2016

  • Windows Server 2019

  • Windows Server Semi-annual Channel

Filtering for Windows versions

By default, updates for all Windows 10 and Windows Server versions are returned.

  • -Version: use to specific the version of Windows 10 to search for updates

The Version parameter accepts the Windows 10 version numbers - 1903, 1809, 1803, 1709, 1703, 1607.

Output

Get-LatestServicingStackUpdate returns the Windows 10 Servicing Stack updates. This will look similar to output shown below.

KB : KB4498523
Note : 2019-05 Servicing Stack Update for Windows 10 Version 1903 for x64-based Systems (KB4498523)
URL : http://download.windowsupdate.com/d/msdownload/update/software/secu/2019/05/windows10.0-kb4498523-x64_a0ff434be44cddb3c4e6c9e3a9a8d150e3ddc5fa.msu
Version : 1903
Architecture : x64
KB : KB4498523
Note : 2019-05 Servicing Stack Update for Windows 10 Version 1903 for x86-based Systems (KB4498523)
URL : http://download.windowsupdate.com/d/msdownload/update/software/secu/2019/05/windows10.0-kb4498523-x86_ef839686aee13279ed4e3656150eed43d525949c.msu
Version : 1903
Architecture : x86
KB : KB4498523
Note : 2019-05 Servicing Stack Update for Windows Server, version 1903 for x64-based Systems (KB4498523)
URL : http://download.windowsupdate.com/d/msdownload/update/software/secu/2019/05/windows10.0-kb4498523-x64_a0ff434be44cddb3c4e6c9e3a9a8d150e3ddc5fa.msu
Version : 1903
Architecture : x64
KB : KB4498523
Note : 2019-05 Servicing Stack Update for Windows 10 Version 1903 for ARM64-based Systems (KB4498523)
URL : http://download.windowsupdate.com/d/msdownload/update/software/secu/2019/05/windows10.0-kb4498523-arm64_4fdda790397f0e8cc11f096e7722346650e92731.msu
Version : 1903
Architecture : ARM64

Filter Output

Output from Get-LatestServicingStackUpdate can be filtered to find updates for a specific processor architecture and Windows version. For example, to filter for only the 32-bit version of Windows 10 1809, use the following syntax:

Get-LatestServicingStackUpdate -Version 1809 | Where-Object { $_.Architecture -eq "x86" }

This will return output similar to the following:

KB : KB4499728
Note : 2019-05 Servicing Stack Update for Windows 10 Version 1809 for x86-based Systems (KB4499728)
URL : http://download.windowsupdate.com/d/msdownload/update/software/secu/2019/05/windows10.0-kb4499728-x86_999cd7a0d2565ce3769afa361c0362e755231108.msu
Version : 1809
Architecture : x86