Started a Windows Update process on a fresh install of Windows 7 yesterday afternoon. It’s still going. The ISO was a Windows 7 x64 SP1 base image, so I knew it was missing plenty of updates — 177 (1.5GB) to be precise. I also know there will be more to come when I finally get … Read moreWindows Update running for 24 hours
This content is 3 years old.Windows 7 SP1 x64 attempting to add to a 2012 R2 Essentials domain with Essentials Connector. I verified date and time already. Looking at the cert I think that is the problem. Microsoft says to take a look at: https://technet.microsoft.com/library/jj635102.aspx My problem is that I renewed the Server CA cert… … Read moreThe computer is unable to establish a trust relationship with the server. Verify that the computer’s date and time are accurate and try again.
This content is 3 years old.I am adding a Windows 7 x64 computer system to a 2012 R2 Essentials domain via the connector (http://server/connect) and it just sits and spins forever. Some digging around, I found that removing items in HKLMSYSTEMCurrentControlSetControlSessionManagerPendingFileRenameOperations and rebooting then reattempting to add the computer works.
This content is 3 years old.I have been fielding a few calls very recently where a computer was upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 7 automatically to a user’s surprise, so they then downgraded back to Windows 7. Mostly things work after the revert to Windows 7, however I’m seeing so many issues with Task … Read moreThe task image is corrupt or has been tampered with.
This content is 5 years old.These are the official direct download links to Windows 8.1, Windows 8, and Windows 7 language packs. How to Install Language Pack on Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 For Windows 8.1 and Windows 8, rename the file to .MLC instead of .CAB and double-click to execute. You can also obtain … Read moreWindows Language Pack Direct Download Links
This content is 5 years old.I came across a lot of entries in my NxFilter log for dns.msftncsi.com and ip6.msftncsi.com since setting it up as a DNS filtering server. What is Network Awareness? NCSI stands for Network Connectivity Status Indicator. It is part of what Microsoft calls Network Awareness. Microsoft purposed Network Awareness to provide … Read moreDisable Microsoft Network Awareness / NCSI