When managing your Windows 7 clients, and ensuring they patch efficiently and reliably, you always want to ensure they have the latest Windows Update Agent. So, how do you know which version that is? When was the latest WUA released? There never seems to be a quick list of the most recent WUA versions.
There is a Technet article out there, but it hasn’t been touched since 2014.
Ronni Pederson has a fantastic post about how to update, but it doesn’t have the latest client either.
This post will be used to keep a running list of the Windows Update Agents for Windows 7. Some good news is with the new update rollup methodology that started this month, October 2016, there is a handy list of updates to Windows 7/Server 2008 R2.
Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Update History (starting July 2016)
Here is what I have gathered regarding WUA versions on Windows 7.