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Windows 10 Sets seems to be dead

Is Microsoft finally burying the sets tested in previous Insider Previews of Windows 10? Now we have a semi-officially confirmation of the farewell to this feature..

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Windows Update Error 0x80246001

[German]Occasionally, Windows users are facing an update error 0x80246001 and the update install process aborts. This can occur on Windows 7 to Windows 10, but also on Microsoft Office. Here is some information about this error.

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Windows 7 shows End of Support notification

[German]It happened during the last time, first people have received the announced notification in Windows 7  that support for this operating system will end on January 14, 2020.

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Microsoft restores deleted Technet- and MSDN-Blogs

[German]After massive protests, Microsoft seems to be rethinking and trying to restore the blog posts that were deleted on Technet and MSDN during the hiring of employee blogs.

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Windows 7: Mc Afee is causing issues with April Updates

[German]Some Windows users are facing issues with the security updates released on April 9, 2019. Now it became known, that also Mc Afee as virus protection solution probably is causing slow a system start with the April 2019 update KB4493472 … Continue reading

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.NET Framework 4.8 (Final) released

Microsoft has released on April 18, 2019, (beside Windows 10 Version 1903) the final version of the .NET Framework 4.8 as well.

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CCleaner 5.56.7144 released

[German]A brief information for CCleaner users (I know that some of my blog readers are interested in that stuff). Piriform released an update to CCleaner v5.56.7144 for Windows on April 49 2019.

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Windows 10 V1903 ISOs available in MSDN

[German]Microsoft has surprisingly released the ISO installation images for the Windows 10 May 2019 Update (Version 1903) for MSDN subscribers. MSDN subscribers can now download and test this Windows 10 build without having to be an insider.

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Edge’s Secret Trick Breaks Internet Explorer’s Security

[German]The 0Patch team has developed a micropatch to close a 0-Day Information Disclosure vulnerability in Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10. This vulnerability allows Windows attackers to access files and upload them from the user’s system to their own servers. … Continue reading

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VirtualBox 6.0.6 released

[German]Oracle’s developers have released Virtualbox version 6.0.6 on April 17, 2019. It is a maintenance update to fix bugs of earlier versions.

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