Category Archives: Windows

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager V1702 TP

Microsoft just has released a Technical Preview 2 of System Center Configuration Manager Version 1702. The announcement has been made last Friday, January 20, 2017, within Microsoft’s Technet-Blog.

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Microsoft SQL Server v.Next CTP 1.2 available

Last week Microsoft announced SQL Server next version CTP 1.2 is now available. SQL Server (SQL Server v.Next) Community Technology Preview (CTP) 1.2 is available on both Windows and Linux. SQL Server v.Next comes with support for SUSE Linux Enterprise. … Continue reading

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Windows 10: Upgrade error 0x8007001F

Is Windows 10 stalling with error 0x8007001F during installing Anniversary Update? Or is this error code thrown during an upgrade from Windows 7/8.1 to Windows 10? Here are a few hints, what could be the root cause for this error.

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Windows 10: Error 0x80070057 from Cloudfogger

[German]Some users are receiving error 0x80070057 during distinct Windows 10 operations (backup, system restore, upgrades). Recently I stumbled upon Cloudfogger as a root cause for this error code. Here are a background information about this case.

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Windows 10: Apps could not be downloaded from store (Xbox One settings blocks)

Some Windows 10 users are facing suddenly the issue, that apps could not be downloaded from Windows Store anymore. This blog post analyses what’s the reason and how Xbox One account settings are affecting your Windows Store downloads.

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Windows 10 Build 15014 Insider Preview released

Microsoft has released this night Build 15014 of Windows 10 Insider Preview  for PCs and Mobile devices in Fast Ring for Insiders.

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Support for Windows 10 RTM ends March 26, 2017

[German]Windows 10 RTM (Build 10240, Version 1607) has been released on July 29, 2015. Now Microsoft mentioned, that support for this version will end on March 26, 2017.

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Microsoft announces Windows 7 EOL, recommends Windows 10

[German]Windows 10 is now released since 1,5 years, but Windows 7 still runs on a majority of desktop systems. Now Microsoft Germany announced in a press release “the end of life” for Windows 7 in three years (January 14, 2020) … Continue reading

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More changes to Windows 7/8.1 Security-only updates

[German]Microsoft will change how Security-only rollup updates for Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 and corresponding server versions are delivered.

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Game Mode for Windows 10 Creators Update detailed

In Windows 10 Creators Update a new “Game Mode” is coming. Some rumors went public in December 2016. Now Microsoft has published some early information about that mode.

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