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Out-of-band updates fixes Windows printing issues (July 27, 2021)

[German]Microsoft has released unscheduled updates for Windows 10 version 1809, as well as Windows 7 SP1 (with ESU) and Windows Server 2008 SP2 (with ESU), effective July 27, 2021. These special updates are intended to fix the printing issue associated … Continue reading

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Hotfix for MBAM bitlocker recovery key issue in ConfigMgr 2013

[German]Quick note for administrators who use the MBAM agent to escrow BitLocker recovery keys. This may result in excessive policy generation in Configuration Manager version 2103. Microsoft has now provided a hotfix to address this issue. Advertising

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Microsoft Edge 92.0.902.55 causes PDF freezes

The update of the Edge browser to version 92.0.902.55 on July 22, 2021 does close various vulnerabilities. However, users report that this Edge version causes freezes when opening PDF files (see Microsoft Edge 92.0.902.55: Fixes vulnerabilities, causes freezes in PDFs). … Continue reading

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Windows 10: July 2021 update may cause printing issues with SmartCard authentication

[German]The Windows 10 security updates released on July 13, 2021 for the regular patchday (see Patchday: Windows 10 Updates (July 13, 2021)) may cause printing issues in certain scenarios. Printing and scanning can fail if these devices use smart card … Continue reading

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Google fixes Chrome OS bug that locks out users

[German]Google made a serious mistake when updating to Chrome OS 91.0.4772.165: A typo in the code meant that users could no longer log in. Google then removed the update from its servers. Android Police had reported here. Now Google is … Continue reading

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Windows 10: Update installation error due to missing graphics driver update

[German]In this blog post, I take up the case of a blog reader who, with a Windows 10 Pro system (it was a Medion brand device – a German subsidiary of Lenovo), faced the problem that the monthly cumulative updates … Continue reading

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Are QNAP NAS systems (TVS-872XT) dying a sudden death after shutdown?

[German]Is there a problem with NAS systems from QNAP that certain models suddenly fail and “die”, so to speak, during shutdown. The units can no longer be booted afterwards. I have found affected people with the TVS-872XT model, but also … Continue reading

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Exchange security updates from July 2021 breaks ECP and OWA

[German]As of July 13, 2021, Microsoft has released security updates for Exchange Server 2013, Exchange Server 2016 and Exchange Server 2019. These July updates are intended to address vulnerabilities reported by external security partners and found by Microsoft’s internal processes … Continue reading

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Exchange 2016/2019: Outlook problems due to AMSI integration

[German]A brief note for administrators of a Microsoft Exchange Server 2016/2019. With CU21 (Exchange 2016) and CU10 (Exchange 2019) an AMSI integration was introduced to support third-party virus scanners. However, this integration causes severe problems with Outlook with various antivirus … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Feature Upgrade ends with a non bootable media

[German]Today another blog post from the category “Windows 10, the mysterious update experience”. A blog reader recently drew my attention to a new “upgrade experience” (that’s what Microsoft calls it). The Experience is described quite quickly: The unsuspecting user receives … Continue reading

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