Windows 10 SDK Preview build 15003 released

Just a short note – Microsoft has released not only Windows 10 Preview build 15007 for Insiders and Windows 10 Preview build 15002 as an ISO file last week. Also a Preview of Windows 10 SDK Preview is available for download.

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Windows 10 Insider Build 15002 ISOs available

Microsoft has released the ISO files with the install image of Windows 10 Insider Preview, build 15002. This comes handy, if the previous preview fails to update to build 15007.

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 15007 released

Microsoft has released this night Windows 10 Insider Preview, build 15007, for Insiders in Fast Ring for PC. This build comes with some new features, some bug fixes and also with a long list of known issues.

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How to create a Windows 7 SP refresh media

win7Sometimes it’s mandatory to re-install Windows 7 SP1 on a machine. The question is, who to proceed to setup an up to date system with minimum efforts. Microsoft has published an answer to that question.

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Windows 10: Defender Offline Scan boot loop – Part 2

[German]In part 1 I’ve discussed, what’s causing error code 0x80070578 in Windows Defender. In part 2 I will discuss, how to fix Windows Defender Offline boot loop, that prevents Windows 10 start. 

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Windows 10: Windows Defender drops error 0x80070578

Some Windows 10 users are facing  a curious issue: Windows reports after each login an offline Windows Defender and shows error code 0x80070578. Here a few hints how to solve this problem.

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Microsoft January 2017 Patchday summary

Microsoft has released on January 10, 2017 (Patchday) a couple of security updates for supported Windows versions, for Adobe Flash and for Microsoft Office 2016/Sharepoint.

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Windows 10 Build 15002 released to Insiders

Microsoft has released this night Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 15002 for PCs in Fast Ring. This new build comes with many improvements – for instance “block updates for 35 days and stop driver updates”. More details may be found on the announcement page here.

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How to fix Windows-Setup Hard Disk locked error

[German]Some users are facing a bad surprise during re-installing Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 on a machine. Setup fails and reports a “locked hard disk”. Here are a few hints, how to solve this issue.

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Windows 10: System restore fails with error 0x81000203

[German]Does system restore refuses to work in Windows 10 (or other Windows versions) and stalls with error code 0x81000203? Here a few hints, what’s the reason.

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