Woody Leonhard

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Microsoft finally fixes double-print bug, but more patching problems loom

GWX swept away as pattern emerges in Windows updates

GWX swept away as pattern emerges in Windows updates

This hornet’s nest of rollup patches, .Net offal, and miscellany looks remarkably like the mess we’re expecting to see in October

Surface Pro 3 plagued by yet another battery problem

Surface Pro 3 plagued by yet another battery problem

Complaints about the SP 3 LGC battery may have their origin in the recent Simplo 'batterygate' patch

What's been fixed and what's still broken in Windows 10

What's been fixed and what's still broken in Windows 10

Microsoft has provided some relief for well-known bugs, but there are still big problems, especially with the Anniversary Update

KB 3185911 speeds up the Windows 7 scan for updates

KB 3185911 speeds up the Windows 7 scan for updates

We have a new "magic" patch that cuts Windows 7 updates scans from hours to minutes

Here's how to install balky Windows 10 cumulative patch KB 3189866

Here's how to install balky Windows 10 cumulative patch KB 3189866

If your Windows 10 Anniversary Update install gets stuck at 95 percent, these steps will fix it without using Internet Explorer

Still no timetable for RAW partition bug fix in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Still no timetable for RAW partition bug fix in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

A month ago, Microsoft promised a fix 'soon,' but it hasn't shown up yet

Which way with Windows? Here are your options

Which way with Windows? Here are your options

Among Windows' bewildering array of versions, builds, rings, updates, branches, and editions, here's what you should consider

Blame Microsoft -- not users -- for fragmented patching in Windows 7 and 8.1

Blame Microsoft -- not users -- for fragmented patching in Windows 7 and 8.1

Users for the most part have only been trying to protect themselves from 'Get Windows 10' nagware and Microsoft snooping

Progress report: Where we stand on fixes for the big bugs in Windows

Progress report: Where we stand on fixes for the big bugs in Windows

Yesterday’s near perfect storm of Windows patches leaves behind a complex but hopeful-looking aftermath

Win10 14393.105, beta build 14915, and an array of missing fixes

Win10 14393.105, beta build 14915, and an array of missing fixes

A near-perfect storm of patches made Wednesday a banner day for updating, but many high points weren't hit

Microsoft finally fixes Surface Pro 3 battery woes

Microsoft finally fixes Surface Pro 3 battery woes

Initial reports about the Simplo battery firmware update are positive, but why did it take Microsoft so long?

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