Tag Archives: Windows 8.1

(Preview-)Updates for Windows, Defender, NET (January 2018)

[German]On January 18, 2018 Microsoft has re-released update KB4055532 (NET). And there are some preview rollup updates (KB4057270, KB4057400).

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Windows 8.1/Server 2012: Updates and AMD boot issue fix

[German]Microsoft has released a Fix for non bootable AMD system (after installing Updates KB4056898 or KB4056895). And Update KB4057401 (Preview of Monthly Rollup) for Windows 8.1, and Update KB4057402 (Preview of Monthly Rollup) for Windows Server 2012 has been released.

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Fix for Windows 10 Upgrade Assistant error api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-1.dll

[German]Microsoft offers the Windows 10 Upgrade Assistant, which allows you to upgrade a system running Windows 7/8.1 to Windows 10. Now a new bug let the upgrade wizard fail due to a api-ms-win-core-libraryloader-l1-1-1. dll. Here is a fix.

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Patchday: Updates for Windows 7/8.1 (December 12, 2017)

[German]On December 12, 2017, Microsoft released a couple of updates for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and the corresponding Windows Server versions. Here is an overview what’s patched.

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Windows 7/8.1 Preview Rollups November 27, 2017

[German]Microsoft has released Monthly Preview Rollups KB4051034 for Windows 7 and KB4050946 for Windows 8.1 (and the server pendant) on November 27, 2017. Microsoft has also released a Monthly Preview Rollup KB4050945 for Windows Server 2012.

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Windows Update KB4055038 fixes Epson Dot Matrix printing bug

[German]Microsoft has released update KB4055038 for several Windows versions. This update intends to fix the Epson dot matrix printing bug, that prevents printing from Windows after installing November 14, 2017 patches.

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ASLR fails in Windows 8, 8.1 and 10 – but there is a fix

[German]Here is Microsoft’s next security glitch. Developers have made a mistake that causes the ASLR mechanism not always work properly in Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. But there’s a fix.

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Windows 7/8.1: KB4052234 & KB4052233 has been pulled

[German]Microsoft has pulled both November 2017 Rollup Updates KB4052234 for Windows 7 SP1 and KB4052233 for Windows 8.1 (and the Server pendats). Both updates should fix the Microsoft JET Database Engine bug, but are causing issues.

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Update Rollups for Windows 7/8.1 (November 2, 2017)

[German]Microsoft has released on November 2, 2017 rollup update KB4052234 for Windows 7 SP1 and KB4052233 for Windows 8.1 (both packages are available also for Windows Server pendants).

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Windows Flash Player 27.0.0.183 Update KB4051613

[German]Microsoft has released Flash Player update KB4051613 for Windows on November 1, 2017. This update changes Flash to version 27.0.0.183.

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