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Forum: Software 25 Nov 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 992
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
I already did. ;) Roy's...

I already did. ;)





Roy's suggestion works as well but if your .Net FW is truly borked as you suspect uninstalling may or may not be complete. I've used the .Net cleanup tool successfully a...
Forum: Drivers 24 Nov 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,280
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
I concur. However the Windows Update problem is...

I concur. However the Windows Update problem is an easy fix, just Google "Zeffy Patch Kaby Lake"
I'd be more concerned with the lack of driver/BIOS/firmware etc support and also whether my OS is...
Forum: Software 24 Nov 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 992
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Relevant links for .Net Framework: Unified...

Relevant links for .Net Framework:

Unified .NET Framework Troubleshooting Guide (https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/astebner/2005/08/22/unified-net-framework-troubleshooting-guide/)
.NET Framework...
Forum: Software 24 Nov 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 992
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
You're welcome. My only other suggestion before...

You're welcome. My only other suggestion before moving on to removing/repairing/uninstall-reinstall of .NFW would be to run SFC /SCANNOW command as Administrator.

How to Repair Windows 7 System...
Forum: Software 24 Nov 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 992
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Never heard of this behavior as a result of .Net...

Never heard of this behavior as a result of .Net Framework hosing icons before, perhaps it was the "one program" you used? Anyway, before you do anything try this:

How to Rebuild the Icon Cache...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 May 2017
Replies: 27
Views: 7,913
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
398519 KB3008923 superseded by KB3021952...

398519

KB3008923 superseded by KB3021952 (Jan 2015) (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/ms15-009.aspx) which appears to be "retired" in MU Catalog

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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 May 2017
Replies: 27
Views: 7,913
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Seems MS has conflicting info:...

Seems MS has conflicting info: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3008923/ms14-080-cumulative-security-update-for-internet-explorer-december-9,-2014

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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 May 2017
Replies: 27
Views: 7,913
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
I run it after each patch tuesday.

I run it after each patch tuesday.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 06 May 2017
Replies: 27
Views: 7,913
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Same thing here... KB3008923 (December 2014 IE...

Same thing here... KB3008923 (December 2014 IE Cumulative Update) asked by WU :confused:
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Forum: General Discussion 29 Oct 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 774
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
:) you're welcome.

:) you're welcome.
Forum: General Discussion 29 Oct 2016
Replies: 3
Views: 774
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Rt click empty area on desktop >> View >> &...

Rt click empty area on desktop >> View >> & "check" Show Desktop Icons

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Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jun 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 6,306
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
It was disabled by default on my laptop probably...

It was disabled by default on my laptop probably because it came installed with Windows 10 which supports USB3 natively... an uneducated guess is I'm assuming that means the "handoff" is written into...
Forum: Installation & Setup 30 Jun 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 6,306
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Windows 7 doesn't natively support USB 3.0. ...

Windows 7 doesn't natively support USB 3.0. However, the USB3 drivers integrated in boot.wim & install.wim enables USB 3.0 support. The BIOS "owns" the USB 3.0 (xHCI) controller when you first...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Jun 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 6,306
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Hi Marie,you need to enable "xHCI Handoff" In...

Hi Marie,you need to enable "xHCI Handoff" In your BIOS settings:

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On my MSI PE60 it's under Advanced >> USB Configuration.
Source: Intel Communities...
Forum: General Discussion 29 Jun 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 3,153
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Yes you do, it is a hidden protected operating...

Yes you do, it is a hidden protected operating system file.;)
You need to uncheck "Hide protected operating system files" in Control Panel>> Folder Options to view it/them.
Forum: News 30 May 2016
Replies: 191
Views: 34,353
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Nice post M8 I was looking for that. Bookmarked....

Nice post M8 I was looking for that. Bookmarked. :cool:
Forum: News 29 May 2016
Replies: 191
Views: 34,353
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
I went to the doctor last week and told him "It...

I went to the doctor last week and told him "It hurts when I do this" He told me "Don't do this"

Convenience Rollup doesn't install KB2952664 (or 3021917 or 3035583) Don't install & hide them....
Forum: News 29 May 2016
Replies: 191
Views: 34,353
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Look at my post 2 posts above yours. My Win 7 Pro...

Look at my post 2 posts above yours. My Win 7 Pro x64 was up-to-date prior to install Convenience Rollup; of course I had several recent backup images to rollback the rollup :p just in case. ;)


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Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 May 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 3,564
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Harmless error, ignore until M$ issues a fix: See...

Harmless error, ignore until M$ issues a fix: See here (https://www.sevenforums.com/news/396236-simplifying-updates-windows-7-8-1-a-17.html#post3253064).
Forum: News 29 May 2016
Replies: 191
Views: 34,353
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
Windows 7 Hotfix repository - Page 1051...

Windows 7 Hotfix repository - Page 1051 (http://forums.mydigitallife.info/threads/19461-Windows-7-Hotfix-repository/page1051?p=1231135&viewfull=1#post1231135)

387389

abbodi1406 @MDL...
Forum: News 29 May 2016
Replies: 191
Views: 34,353
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
The telemetry tasks they (3 KBs) do include can...

The telemetry tasks they (3 KBs) do include can easily be disabled in Task Manager FWIW:)

Installing Rollup & running subsequent Disk Cleanup/Windows Update Cleanup reduced # of installed updates...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 29 May 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 900
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
355 updates currently installed?...

355 updates currently installed? http://forums.mydigitallife.info/vb4_style/smilies_default/eek.gif YIKES!
Forum: News 29 May 2016
Replies: 191
Views: 34,353
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
To expand upon Brds7t7's answer: 1) ...

To expand upon Brds7t7's answer:

1)
KB3125574 does not include Win 10 Telemetry KB's 2952664 (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2952664), 3021917 ...
Forum: News 24 May 2016
Replies: 35
Views: 8,469
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
I had a quick look at the Aegis link... their...

I had a quick look at the Aegis link... their Update list to avoid borders on Alex Jones (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alex_Jones_%28radio_host%29)like conspiracy-theorist paranoia IMHO;)
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Forum: News 24 May 2016
Replies: 35
Views: 8,469
Posted By Urthboundmisfit
The "Bottom Line 6 updates..." line you quote is...

The "Bottom Line 6 updates..." line you quote is directed to a fully-patched system with the KB3125574 Convenience Rollup Update successfully applied. IT HAS NO BEARING on your system, with a fresh...
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