Category Archives: Update

Windows 10 Service Stack Update (SSU) internal explained

[German]Microsoft is releasing cyclically Servicing Stack Updates (SSU) for Windows (Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10). But what should you know about that SSUs and what’s behind them?

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Microsoft announced the end of Windows 10 Delta Updates

[German]Another weekend topic, especially for administrators in the business environment. It came to my attention a few days ago. Microsoft will discontinue the Delta updates for Windows 10 in favor of the Express updates available on WSUS & Co.

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Microsoft’s July 2018 patch mess – put update install on hold

[German]Another short patchday summary for administrators in business environments. July 2018 patchday (July 10, 2018) is proving more and more a disaster – currently every administrator should consider whether and which updates he releases for installation. 

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July 2018 Patchday issues, KB4018385 pulled – Part I

[German]Here is my Friday post with a short collective article about some of the issues surrounding the Microsoft July 2018 patchday. Microsoft has admitted the installation error 0x80092004 as known for the.NET-Framework Update KB4340558. Update KB4018385 has also been withdrawn.

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Microsoft Patchday: Other Updates July 10, 2018

[German]On July 10, 2018 (patchday) Microsoft has released further updates for Internet Explorer, Windows Server, etc. This blog post contains details of selected patches that are not included in the remaining articles linked at the end of the article.

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Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) July 2018 Service Release

[English]Short notice for administrators in the Windows environment who have a Software Assurance contract available. Microsoft released the MDOP July 2018 Service Release for the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) on July 11, 2018.

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Patchday Microsoft Office Updates (July 10, 2018)

[German]On July 10, 2018 (second Tuesday of the month, patchday at Microsoft) Microsoft released several security-relevant updates for still supported Microsoft Office versions.

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17713 released

Microsoft released the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17713 (Redstone 5) in Fast Ring and Skip Ahead Ring. The announcement was made as usual in the Windows-Blog. This build is already part of the RS5_RELEASE fork, the Skip Ahead ring … Continue reading

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.Net Framework: Update KB4340558 drops error 0x80092004?

[German]Last night Microsoft released the .NET Framework update KB4340558 for Windows. As it looks, this update is buggy and cannot be installed. The installation ends (on some systems) 0x80092004. Addendum: Microsoft has published workarounds – see addendum below.

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Thunderbird 52.9.1 released

Mozilla’s developers of the email client Thunderbird released version 52.9.0 earlier this mont. Now version 52.9.1 with bug fixes has been released. Here is a short overview, what’s fixed.

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