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Forum: News 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 1,301
Posted By LevelBest
This is still sitting in my updates 'unchecked'...

This is still sitting in my updates 'unchecked' along with KB4054530, also unchecked. Do you think they're safe to install, or is it possible that MS could pull them?

LB
Forum: News 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 5,042
Posted By LevelBest
Thank you for that, I didn't know that. So if MS...

Thank you for that, I didn't know that. So if MS pulls the update, will it magically disappear from my updates?

LB
Forum: News 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 5,042
Posted By LevelBest
Hi Guys What does it mean when an update...

Hi Guys

What does it mean when an update arrives with the tick box Unchecked? 3 of the 4 updates I've received are unchecked?

LB
Forum: News 10 Jun 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 4,506
Posted By LevelBest
Has anyone been experiencing slow computer issues...

Has anyone been experiencing slow computer issues following the last lot of updates, this one and (KB4099633)?

LB
Forum: News 15 Apr 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1,758
Posted By LevelBest
"Our old favorite snooping nemeses, KB 2952664...

"Our old favorite snooping nemeses, KB 2952664 (for Win7) and KB 2976978." This quote was from computer world. There are other sources and references.
Forum: News 12 Apr 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1,758
Posted By LevelBest
According to the info on this link, this is a...

According to the info on this link, this is a telemetry update, so I'm not going to be installing it.

I've tried to re-post the link but the website isn't allowing it. However, the information...
Forum: News 21 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 8,295
Posted By LevelBest
Thank you, TPau - that picture allowed me to find...

Thank you, TPau - that picture allowed me to find the d3d compiler in a few seconds. I do have this compiler, the final '47' version, so I went ahead and installed this '532' update. It installed...
Forum: News 20 Jan 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 8,295
Posted By LevelBest
I've also received this '532' update. ...

I've also received this '532' update.

What is d3dcompiler_47.dll? Is it supposed to be a part of the windows software to begin with? I can't find anything on the net as to where to look for...
Forum: News 14 Jan 2018
Replies: 118
Views: 21,843
Posted By LevelBest
Anak, like you I had KB4056894...

Anak, like you I had KB4056894 (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4056894/windows-7-update-kb4056894) rather than 6897 and of the 10 updates, I left that one until last, having at that point...
Forum: News 13 Jan 2018
Replies: 118
Views: 21,843
Posted By LevelBest
I installed the update this morning after...

I installed the update this morning after installing ten others, bit by bit, creating additional restore points along the way, finishing with creating two system images on different drives for safe...
Forum: News 10 Jan 2018
Replies: 118
Views: 21,843
Posted By LevelBest
Is AMD the same as Intel? According to my...

Is AMD the same as Intel? According to my computer I have an Intel Pentium P6200 processor. Purchased the laptop in autumn 2011, so it's over 6 years old. So is possible that if I download this...
Forum: News 09 Jan 2018
Replies: 118
Views: 21,843
Posted By LevelBest
Thanks, at least I'm not the only one. That link...

Thanks, at least I'm not the only one. That link is really concerning with the number of people affected. I think the main problem is that there are several different issues/fixes needed;...
Forum: News 09 Jan 2018
Replies: 118
Views: 21,843
Posted By LevelBest
I still have not installed this update. I've...

I still have not installed this update.

I've seen on the news this morning that intel processors are at risk from the Meltdown issue but patches/updates (?) are being issued for intel processors...
Forum: News 07 Jan 2018
Replies: 118
Views: 21,843
Posted By LevelBest
Hello Anak Thank you for the information. ...

Hello Anak

Thank you for the information.

I've also seen a number of posts that this is causing some quite significant problems.

I've found the registry entry, pic attached, it seems...
Forum: News 06 Jan 2018
Replies: 118
Views: 21,843
Posted By LevelBest
I'm puzzled I also the KB have KB4056894...

I'm puzzled I also the KB have KB4056894 (Security Monthly Rollup) (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4056894/windows-7-update-kb4056894) with the last digit being 4 and not 7. What's the...
Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By LevelBest
I'm dealing with a different person now at the SP...

I'm dealing with a different person now at the SP and I get the feeling they're more experienced than the previous chap I'd been dealing with. He said to me that although they've provided me with a...
Forum: Network & Sharing 29 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By LevelBest
Thank you, that's just the information I was...

Thank you, that's just the information I was looking for. Does it also work with high SNR, as the latest re-set by my SP hasn't worked and the SNR has now increased to 19. I have an outreach...
Forum: Network & Sharing 28 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By LevelBest
Routers for Low SNR

I’ve been experiencing a number of problems with my internet connection and have had a number of things done to resolve the situation including a new router from my service provider. They have told...
Forum: Network & Sharing 21 Nov 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,810
Posted By LevelBest
Well I'm very happy to say that this has been...

Well I'm very happy to say that this has been resolved. Although a new router made a slight improvement, the real fix was a "shift and lift" done by Outreach. This has resulted in an increase to 5...
Forum: News 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 2,846
Posted By LevelBest
here is the link re KB2952664 as one to avoid ...

here is the link re KB2952664 as one to avoid

Four new Windows patches to avoid: KB 2952664, 2976978, 2977759, and Windows Journal 3170735 | Computerworld...
Forum: News 18 Nov 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 2,846
Posted By LevelBest
Has anyone noticed a couple of the old windows 10...

Has anyone noticed a couple of the old windows 10 upgrade patches in the last couple of months? I've got KB2952664 in the most recent updates.

LevelBest
Forum: Network & Sharing 13 Nov 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,810
Posted By LevelBest
I was quietly hoping the new router would solve...

I was quietly hoping the new router would solve this but after a few days of consistency and getting on average 1.38 mbps, things have been fluctuating again, getting lower speeds, a couple of...
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,810
Posted By LevelBest
Thanks, I'll wait to see if things are quicker...

Thanks, I'll wait to see if things are quicker tomorrow. If not maybe a few tweaks are needed at the SP end of things.

I use an Ethernet cable and am happy with that set up.

LevelBest
Forum: Network & Sharing 11 Nov 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,810
Posted By LevelBest
A second engineer came out. He transferred the...

A second engineer came out. He transferred the master socket that was in the loft to the room where my laptop is set up.

He said he was getting about 6 mbps on his test equipment at the new...
Forum: Network & Sharing 31 Oct 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 1,810
Posted By LevelBest
In conversation today with my SP, they pointed...

In conversation today with my SP, they pointed out my router is six years old. I don't think it's a contributing factor to the slow speed problem however, it may be worth getting a new one anyway as...
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