Yet Another Windows Update

It only seems like last week that we had a Windows update. Oh wait, it was, but here’s another one all the same. Most of the update is a concern for servers, but is also being offered to clients as a defense-in-depth measure. One of the updates patches a…

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Windows 7 8 9 = 10

So the next version of Windows will be called Windows 10, an increment of 2 over the current version. But hey, we have had worse. There was an increment of 3 between Windows 95 and 98. On that basis, maybe Microsoft should have named it Windows 11, throwing in a…

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Updating to Windows 8.1

I've waited a while for the dust to settle before upgrading my Windows 8 box up to 8.1. If only for the reason that the downloading of the 3.6 GB blob of data should be a bit smoother now, after the initial rush. Backup first Before upgrading, taking…

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