Category Archives: issue

Tip: Windows Update error code 0x8024xxxx list

Sometimes Windows Update download or installation fails with an error code. A lot of update error codes are using the 0x8024xxxx (for instance 0x8024001B, stands for WU_E_SELFUPDATE_IN_PROGRESS). I’ve covered this topic within my blog post Windows: How to decode update … Continue reading

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Microsoft confirms System Restore error 0x80070091

There is an ugly issue in Windows 10 (Version 1607) – it seems that some (maybe all) users are running a system with a broken System Restore function. Here are a few more details.

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Windows 10: Get Office App prevents Reset this PC options

In Windows 10 Version 1607 (Anniversary Update) is a known issue that prevents resetting a PC with the option “remove everything”.

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Security Update KB 3178690 crashes Excel 2010

Microsoft has released Security update MS17-014 (Security Update for Microsoft Office (4013241)) on March 14, 2017. But it seems that this update is triggering crashes in Excel 2010.

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Windows Office error WindowsUpdate_00000537

Some users of Microsoft Office 2013 Plus are facing a curious Windows error. Windows Update reports error WindowsUpdate_00000537 and WindowsUpdate_dt000.

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Surface Pro 4: High CPU load from Service Host "Locale System"

[German]Some users are facing a mysterious issue in Windows 10; The Service Host “Locale System” (SVChost) is causing suddenly a high CPU load and the fan spins continuously.

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Windows 10: Store error 0x87AF000B

Some Windows 10 users are failing with error 0x87AF000B during an attempt to download or update Apps from Windows store.Then it’s not possible to receive apps from Store.

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Windows 10 error ‘Device not migrated’

Some Windows 10 users are facing a nasty problem. After upgrading from a previous Windows to Windows 10, some devices are not working. Device manager is showing a ‘Device not migrated’ message.

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Windows 10: Store login shows only a grey box

[German]Some Windows 10 users are facing issued, if they trying to sign in to the Windows store (and/or other app). Only a grey box pops up and disappears after few seconds. Here are a few hints to solve that issue.

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Microsoft’s Fix for the ‘Microsoft – WPD – 2/22/2016 12:00:00 AM – 5.2.5326.4762’ driver issue

[German]Microsoft has published a forum post in Microsoft Answers forum addressing the botched ‘Microsoft – WPD – 2/22/2016 12:00:00 AM – 5.2.5326.4762’ driver update that affected users with connected phones or portable devices.

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