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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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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 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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Windows 10 Update KB3213986 kills system restore

Microsoft’s cumulative January 2017 update KB3213986 seems to cause a serious issue in Windows 10 Anniversary Update. After installing this update, system restore fails with error 0x80070091.

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Windows System Restore fails with error 0xC000000D

[German]Recently I stumbled upon an Microsoft Answers forum post, where a user was reporting a system restore error 0xC000000D in Windows. Here are a few details and background insights.

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Video playback shows a vertical red/green line

Some users are facing a strange problem during video playback in Windows Media Player 12, a vertical red line is showing on the screen. VLC users are seeing probably a green line. Here is why.

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