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Windows 7: New optional update

04 Nov 2015   #1
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 
New optional update

There have been a lot of problems reported the last few months where Windows Update is very slow and takes a long time.
I just checked my W7 Updates and a new update KB3102810 was published yesterday (2015-11-03)
This update might help fix this, but it also includes a fix for updating to Win 10.

Read more here:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3102810

I also get the "same update" offered for W8.1 as KB3102812 described here:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3102812


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04 Nov 2015   #2
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

I promptly hid KB3102810 and another optional one when they came through recently; I still have two important ones from yesterday pending (KB2758857 and KB3067904); I'm waiting to see if anyone reports problems or not. I haven't had any trouble with windows updates taking too long to do its thing and I don't need a fix for updating to Win 10 because that simply isn't going to happen. In fact, I suspect the ones who have been having trouble with updates also have the Win 10 nagware, etc. installed, which I do not.
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04 Nov 2015   #3
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

See ThrashZone's post here:

svchost.exe (netsvcs) draining all my memory
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