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Windows 7/8.1 Preview Rollups (September 19, 2017)

[English]On September 19 ,2017, Microsoft released the Monthly Preview rollups KB4038803 for Windows 7 and KB4038774 for Windows 8.1 (and the Server Pendants). Here are some information about these updates.

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Patchday September 2017: Updates for Windows 7/8.1

[German]Microsoft has released several updates on September 12, 2017 for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 and its corresponding server versions. Here are a few details about those updates.

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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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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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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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Windows 7/8.1/Server: New update schemes for WSUS/SCCM from December 2016 onwards

[German]Microsoft is changing its Supersedence Behaviour for Security-only and Security Monthly Quality Rollup Updates for Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2.

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Windows 7/8.1: Update KB3184143 removes Get Windows 10 app

Microsoft has released today (09/20/2016) also Update KB3184143 for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1. This update removes GWX app.

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Windows Update KB3177723, KB3179573, and KB3179574

[German]Microsoft has released updates KB3177723, KB3179573, and KB3179574 on August 16,  2016 form Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1. Here are a few details about this optional and important updates.

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New update model for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1

Microsoft has announced a change in its servicing models for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1. Updates will be delivered as Rollup packages instead of individual patches.

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Last Minute Tip: How to save your free Windows 10 upgrade

Microsoft ends the free Windows 10 upgrade offer after July 29, 2016. If you are still using a system with Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 and intend to stay at this platform for a while, what’s about “saving your … Continue reading

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