Category Archives: Windows

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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Is Microsoft sabotaging Windows 10?

Microsoft Windows 10 is out since July 2015 – and now we will facing Creators Update in a few weeks. But it seems, that Microsoft penalize users who are running Windows 10.

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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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Windows 10 Updates KB4016635, KB4016637, KB4016446

[German]Microsoft has released a cumulative Update KB4016635 for Windows 10 Anniversary Update at March 22, 2017. And there are a cumulative Update KB4016637 for Windows 10 RTM and Update KB4016446 for den Internet Explorer 11.

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Update KB3217877 for Windows Vista/Server 2008

[German]Microsoft has released Update KB3217877 for Windows Vista/Windows Server 2008 at 03/21/2017. Because this Update hasn’t been documented, till yet, here a few details. Addendum: I’ve amended some parts, the fixed issue is now documented.

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Windows 7/8.1/Server: WSUS-Update KB4012864

[German]Some users of my German blog informed me, that Update KB4012864 has been offered in WSUS. Here are a few details about that update.

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Windows 7/8.1 Preview Rollup Updates KB4012218/KB4012219

[German[Microsoft has released on March 21, 2017 the March 2017 Preview of Monthly Quality Rollups (KB4012218 and KB4012219) for Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 and its corresponding Server versions.

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 15063 released

Microsoft has released this night Windows 10 Build 15063 for PCs and Mobile devices as Insider Preview in Fast ring. The announcement has been made within the Windows blog, where you will find details about changes, improvements and fixes.

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Windows 10 V1607: Update KB4015438

Microsoft has released an out of band update for Windows 10 Anniversary Update (Version 1607). Here’s what’s changed after installing the cumulative Update KB4015438.

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