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Microsoft confirms: SMBus Controller devices loss functionality through Windows Update

[German]Windows Update can seriously damage your Windows installation due to installing a wrong driver. Microsoft has now confirmed such a case with Intel SMBus Controller devices in Windows 7/8.x (and its corresponding server builds).

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Windows 10: Fix for several Maps App issues

[German]Microsoft provides a Maps app that can be used for navigating. But some users are facing issues with Maps – sometimes it takes long, until the map is shown, or Cortana won’t work. Here is a hint, what’s causing probably … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Version 1607: WSUS issues and fixes (0xc1800118, 0x8024500c)

Just an addendum for administrators who are not aware of WSUS issues under Windows 10 Version 1607 clients. There are issues ending in error 0xc1800118, and error 0x8024500c. But workarounds are known since months.

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Windows 10: Update issues with KB3201845, KB3206632

Microsoft has released two updates KB3201845 and KB3206632 in December 2016 for Windows 10 Version 1607. Some users are facing issues. Here are a few information what I’ve recognized so far.

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Microsoft’s warning about Oct update KB3192392

Microsoft warns about October 2016 rollup update KB3192392 issued for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. The rollup package contains a bug that kills System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2012 R2.

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iPhone 7: trouble with Lightning-EarPods

Some iPhone 7 users are hidden by nasty glitch using the  Lightning EarPods that come with the iPhone 7. During playing music the volume control stalls, so the user can’t answer phone calls or activate Siri.

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Trouble with 64 bit Office for Mac – incompatible add-ons

Microsoft has released a 64 bit version of Office for Mac 2016 at August 22, 2016. Now it seems that 32-bit add-ons aren’t compatible and causes issues.

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Printing issues with Microsoft Security Patch MS16-098

[German]Microsoft released a security patch MS16-098 on August 9, 2016 for Windows. Since then users facing printing problems – and now Microsoft confirmed this issue, but without a fix. It seems that Microsoft is planning a fix for September 13th … Continue reading

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IE 11 security updates June/July 2016 are causing issues

[German]Microsoft has issued some security updates in June and July 2016 for Internet Explorer 11. Blog reader Axel H. has observed serious issues within his intranet with Sharepoint. Some Web sites are rendered wrong and it seems that other admins … Continue reading

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Update KB3159398 breaks Group Policy in Windows

[German]Microsoft’s update KB3159398, released on patch day June 14, 2016, is causing serious problems in Windows Group Policy. Remark: Microsoft has updated the KB-Article with a decription of the workaround posted below. And there is a power shell script to … Continue reading

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