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Windows 7: Any Windows Update patches with privacy or telemetry issues?

10 Dec 2016   #1
SevenOfNine

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 
Any Windows Update patches with privacy or telemetry issues?

As of December 9, 2016, are there any current Windows Update patches for Windows 7 that perhaps should not be installed due to privacy or telemetry issues?


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17 Dec 2016   #2
Callender

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

If you have been installing Quality Monthly Rollup then you will get a new service - Diagnostics Tracking Service

I've checked and the service is not included in my default services backup file so it must be a new service. I set it to disabled although it shouldn't actually do anything if you opted out of CEIP.
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18 Dec 2016   #3
lehnerus2000

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18.2 MATE, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
 
 
Security Only Rollup

If you want the Security-Only Rollups, go to this page:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/...update-history
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