Tag Archives: Windows 8.1

Windows 7/8.1/Server: Updates KB4019217, KB4019218, KB4019265 and .NET Framework-Update KB4019290 etc.

[German]Microsoft has released on May 16, 2017 a couple of ‘Preview of Monthly Rollup’ updates for Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Server variants. Also packages for .NET Framework are available.

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Updates May 2017 for Windows 7/8.1

[German]Microsoft has released a couple of (security-) updates for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 (and the corresponding Server versions on May 9, 2017. Here is an overview.

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Windows 7/8.1: Preview Rollups KB4015552 and KB4015553

Microsoft has released the monthly preview rollups KB4015552 and KB4015553 for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 on April 18, 2017. Here are a few details.

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Microsoft blocks Windows 7/8.1 updates for Kaby Lake and Ryzen

[German]Microsoft has released last week some code for Windows 7 SP1 (and Windows 8.1) that blocks updates in Windows, if the operating system runs on Kaby Lake (Intel) or Ryzen (AMD) CPUs.

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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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Windows 7/8.1: March 2017 Updates KB2952664 / KB2976978 pulled

[German]Microsoft has pulled yesterday the two March 2017 updates KB2952664 for Windows 7 SP1 and KB2976978 for Windows 8.1 and its corresponding Server versions.

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MS17-005: Security Update for Flash Player 02/21/2017

Microsoft has issued Security Bulletin MS17-005, addressing a critical Security Update for Adobe Flash Player: February 21, 2017.

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Windows 7/8.1: Updates KB2952664 / KB2976978 are back (again)

Microsoft re-released updates KB2952664 for Windows 7 SP1 and  KB2976978 for Windows 8.1 again. Here are a few details.

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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 7/8.1: Update KB2952664 / KB2976978 re-released

[German]Microsoft has re-released optional update KB2952664 for Windows 7 SP1 and optional update KB2976978 for Windows 8.1. Both are “snooping” updates for telemetry.

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