Tag Archives: IE

How-To: Import OOB Updates in WSUS without IE, but with Microsoft Edge

[German]WSUS administrators are facing issues when it comes to importing updates. For historical reasons, Internet Explorer is normally required for this import. However, Microsoft is relying on the Edge browser in Windows 10 and Windows 11. Now, instead of laboriously … Continue reading

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Microsoft deletes old KB articles

[German]Occasionally Microsoft cleans up its web site and deletes older support articles. In recent weeks, a number of KB articles have fallen victim to this cleaning action. Advertising

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How to find weak passwords in Active Directory and eliminate them with PowerShell

[Sponsored Post]Weak or compromised passwords are a known gateway for attackers. If you are able to identify which users in Active Directory (AD) are threatened by this, then PowerShell can help to remedy it. However, PowerShell scripts cannot eliminate basic AD deficits, other tools are needed for this. More ...

Windows/IE: Issues and confusion with updates (10/03/2019)

[German]Microsoft has released a cumulative security update for Internet Explorer on October 3, 2019, as well as an optional bug fix update for various Windows versions to fix the printer bug. At the end of the day, it turns out … Continue reading

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More Microsoft Updates (September 12, 2017)

[German]On patchday (September 12, 2017) Microsoft released further updates for. NET-Framework, Windows Server, Flash etc. Here are some details about selected patches. Advertising

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April 2017 security updates for Office, IE and .NET

Microsoft has released several security updates for Office, IE and .NET on April 11, 2017. Here are a short overview about those updates. Advertising

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Patchday summary March 2017

On March 14, 2017, Microsoft and Adobe has released a couple of updates, to fix security issues in Windows, Internet Explorer, Edge, Office and Flash. Here are a summary. Advertising

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Windows 7/8.1 cumulative Updates without IE patches

Microsoft is planning to release cumulative updates for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 from October 2016. But those updates won't include fixes for Internet Explorer. Advertising

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Virtual machines with MS EdgeHTML 14 Preview available

Microsoft has released updated virtual machine images containing a preview of EdgeHTML 14. These virtual machines targeting web developers who are interested to test websites in different browsers. Advertising

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