Blog posts tagged "windows update" – 2 posts found:

2010-01-22: Windows Update woes

Posted at 2010-01-22 13:14:52 by SHD

Windows Update is a great technology. It ensures that most Windows users are automatically kept up to date with the latest security patches for their OS. Especially now that is no longer tied to Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser, I'm a big fan (with one exception). Unfortunately, on rare occasions, the Windows Update client gets in a corrupted state and things get messed up in a big way. This can be difficult to diagnose or troubleshoot.

2010-01-21: Disabling Windows Update restart reminders

Posted at 2010-01-21 20:07:38 by SHD

If, like roughly 90% of computer users, you run Microsoft Windows, you hopefully have Automatic Updates enabled. In that case, I predict the chances are virtually 100% that you've been annoyed more than once by the restart reminders pictured below.