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Windows 7: Should I Hide Windows Update KB3133977?

13 May 2016   #1
abredt

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
Should I Hide Windows Update KB3133977?

I have been reading the information about Windows Update KB3133977 causing systems to fail to boot.

I have 3 Windows 7 computers:
ASUS laptop
Dell laptop
Dell desktop.

I have set updates to be downloaded, but I install them.
All 3 computers have that update, but I have not installed it on any of them.
The instructions for how to fix the computer after it fails seem very complicated and it scares me.

Should I hide it?
If I do, will it get downloaded again so I will have to watch for it every time I do updates?

Thanks, cb


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13 May 2016   #2
Brds7t7

Windows 7 Pro & Ultimate (64-Bit) Retail, Windows 8.1 Pro (64-Bit) Retail
 
 

Seems to be causing issues with PC's that have Secure Boot enabled in the BIOS. I don't have Secure Boot turned on as it isn't needed on Windows 7 anyway unless you're dual booting with 8/10.
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13 May 2016   #3
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
If your update settings separate updates properly this update would be in the Optional section and mostly ignored.
After installing Microsoft Update KB3133977 for Windows 7, some users may encounter a "Secure Boot Violation" , which makes the system fail to boot into the operating system.
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13 May 2016   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

If you don`t need it, hide it.

You don`t need it.
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