List and install Microsoft Updates with PowerShell

It has become my goal to do as much server administration as I can via PowerShell. I want to do this mainly to force myself out of my comfort zone (the GUI) and increase my PowerShell knowledge. I recently installed a Windows Server 2016 server that by default comes without a GUI. One of the first things I needed to do was install updates to it. Of course I didn’t know how but I knew there was a module out there for it. Here is my process of how I worked out what to do and how you install Microsoft updates via PowerShell.

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