all of that, but there's one overwhelming issue that I just can't quite put my finger on and it's... KB2973544 will nag you a couple of times with the option to "upgrade later", and after that, the third time, it doesn't give you that option. This update is not just selective sent to just a few at a time. So there are tutorial on Microsoft that explain these updates and what they are for. http://brainybooks.net/what-are/what-are-the-best-ways-to-optimize-windows-8-1.html
At that point, you will be astonished to realize that an update that will help you to upgrade to Windows 8.1. Was this update sent out at the same time to everybody running windows 8, or was it sent out to some people, and then some other people later, and then some No [Meta] posts about jobs on tech support, only about the subreddit itself. New Windows 8 user - my thoughts in General Support Hi there.
This way when the updates are install you are free to update to Their latest OS free. Want to pay it forward? So RockySosuq I am very glad to see someone sees it for what it is. I am going to digress a bit, but I remember I needed help removing a virus way back when.
This update is not just selective sent to just a few at a time. Unless the user intervine and block a update. It is to be noted that this update is not applicable on volume-licensed computers. Blog spam, link spam, referral spam, joke responses, memes, novelty accounts, trolling, unethical behavior, and personal insults will not be tolerated.
You even claim to have not gotten this message at all. So RockySosuq I am very glad to see someone sees it for what it is. But I see this more on older computers then newer ones. Submission Guidelines Please include your system specs, such as Windows/Linux/Mac version/build, model numbers, troubleshooting steps, symptoms, etc.
Started by signofzeta , Sep 15 2014 12:10 PM « Prev Page 11 of 14 9 10 11 12 13 Next » Please log in to reply 209 replies to this Sure it's clean, nice, fancy... KB3213986 could cause problems while running 3D apps, here is the solution By [email protected] | January 18, 2017 Microsoft had recently announced the Windows 10 Build 14393.693 for PC and Mobile And I don't know about you, it seems that someone here is making it look like I, a person who experienced KB2973544, is talking out of my ass and that I
As long as it's not something that requires a radical change in the way i use my computer i would probably be doing it instantly. Well no I have never got a banner telling me to update to win 8.1 on a win 8 machine. I have not seen a win 8 computer that has not received it yet. I will tell you the advantage of win 8.1 over 8, But I will block this update for you Till you are ready to upgrade.
If at some point the methods of preventing the current forced upgrade epidemic stop working that will be a new practical problem to solve with ways and means, not another ethics I chose to let this forced upgrade happen, but it still makes this upgrade sort of forced. So they need to informed of this. Computer Type PC/Desktop OS Windows 8.1 (x64) Quote 25 Sep 2014 #9 Superfly View Profile View Forum Posts Developer Cape Town Posts : 1,091 PC-DOS v1.0 "Forced" may be a bit
The company’s Office Sustained Engineering Team announced that all important update schedule change will now be rolled out simultaneously with all future […] Microsoft sends a Get Windows 10 notifier in Are you sure you have that number correct?What is this, ANOTHER Microsoft Windows Update against which I need to guard?? Back to top #154 Cobalt006 Cobalt006 Members 94 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:37 AM Posted 23 September 2014 - 09:06 PM Maybe complaining here is pointless, but if Microsoft did something
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Not Available to VZ [VerizonFiOSTV] by The Fuzz 53680. I have not seen a win 8 computer that has not received it yet. Ryobi Riding Lawn Mower questions... [HomeImprovement] by Body Count330. I've had a lot to say about Windows 8, but here are my final thoughts in General Support I'm directly copying this from a comment I left on an article that
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Earlier, both these platforms used to get individual patches released at different times […] Microsoft simplifies Updating for Windows 7 / 8.1 By [email protected] | May 19, 2016 If you are I basically had to start a thread here, to get someone here to fix that guy's mess. We cannot assist with password issues. You will not therefore be able to update to Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows Server 2012 R2, or volume licensed installations of Windows 8.1 from the Windows Store.
Either now, in 1 hour, in 2 hours, or in 4 hours. This includes asking for us to link to your subreddit, forum, bulletin board, newsgroup, Facebook page, whatever. They give you stickers! The update that Microsoft has taken off as of late will enable the current operating system (Windows 8) in your PC to automatic upgrade to Windows 8.1.
So in this case, I feel that someone here, who obviously didn't experience the KB2973544 forced upgrade to 8.1, because that person already has 8.1. At worst you can google them in your browser. As always, use your own discretion with all advice here. Microsoft has decided to discontinue their practice of publishing all the security updates on Microsoft Download Center.
Post to Cancel %d bloggers like this: Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Is the auto update for win *8.1 yes all computers get this update. Have you heard of the Xbox One always online thing? I work on computers everyday.
Hence, WSUS users are advised to hold on installing […] Microsoft modifies schedule for releasing non-security Office Updates By [email protected] | March 31, 2016 Microsoft has changed the scheme of things I'm not running into many limitations yet, and all my apps of choice have worked so far. Subscribe Entries (RSS) Comments (RSS) Archives November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 September Why have this arbitrary January 2016 date if Microsoft is planning on forcing 8.1 on 8 users anyway?