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Windows 10 V1903 Inplace Upgrade: Issues with Office 2013

[German]A German blog reader has encountered issues after using an Inplace Upgrade from Windows 7 SP 1 to Windows 10 May 2019 Update when Microsoft Office 2013 is installed. Here is some information that might save some work for those … Continue reading

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Windows 10: Microsoft warns about a rare Thunderbolt issue

[German]Microsoft has published a support bulletin that warns users of a new problem in Windows 10. Thunderbolt devices on the dock may stop working under certain circumstances. This affects all supported versions of Windows 10, but it occurs only in … Continue reading

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Splunk platforms are facing a ‘Y2K bug’ as of Jan. 1, 2020

[German]Another brief note for administrators of Splunk platforms. Some products will facing a failure on January 1, 2020, similar to the Year 2K problem at the turn of the millennium, due to date counter overflows. But there are patches to … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2012 goes into update loop

[German]Today I want to bring up again another issue regarding the update behavior of Windows Server 2012 (default, not R2). Some machines running Windows Server 2012 have been in a pending update loop since early November 2019. Now some workarounds … Continue reading

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Windows 10 V190x: Avast/AVG as Upgrade Blocker

[German]Microsoft blocks the upgrade to Windows 10 version 1903 and Windows 10 version 1909 if the system has older versions of Avast and AVG antivirus software installed. Advertising

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Windows 10: Acronis 2020 bricks System Restore

[German]Windows 10 users who are upgrading to Acronis True Image 2020 may facing an unplesant bug. Suddenly the Windows System Restore is bricked and can’t create restore points anymore. Advertising

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Windows: App ‘G’ blocks shutdown

[German]Some users are annoyed by a strange behavior. The shutdown is blocked by a strange app ‘G’ – which makes many suspect a malware infection. It is simply a Windows bug that will soon be fixed. Advertising

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Windows 10 V1809: Issue with Windows Defender ATP fixed

[German]A little supplement to the November 2019-Patchday. Microsoft has fixed the problem caused by an October update with the Windows Defender ATP error 0xc0000409 under Windows 10 version 1809 with a cumulative update from November 2019. Advertising

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Acronis True Image is loosing settings since Oct. 2019

[German]Another post for blog readers who use Acronis True Image (ATI) for backup. A blog reader pointed out a problem with ATI a few days ago. The software seems to be forgetting settings. Advertising

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Experimental Chrome feature has caused crashes

[German]Google’s developers have rolled out some experimental feature to some of its chrome users. But this went wrong and making enterprise customers going nuts. Suddenly, users couldn’t access websites anymore or the tabs were white due to browser crashes. Advertising

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