KB981833 – STOP: 0x0000006B on Dell systems

A very interesting case I worked on this week brought us on a new possible cause for blue-screens with STOP 0x6B, and I am now sharing this valuable information now 🙂 Symptom: Your Windows 7 Dell Latitude E6510 systems are running in STOP 0x6B, although KB981833 is already installed. Even if you delete the C:\Windows\system32\CodeIntegrity\bootcat.cache…

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Supersedence problem with MS Office 2007 Updates KB974561 – KB2251419 and KB981715 – KB982312

Scenario: You have a WSUS Server in your environment and you are installing new Windows XP SP3 machines with Microsoft Office 2007. You notice that after the first update installation cycle finishes, following window pops up:     No installation logs (KBxxxxxx.log) have been created under C:\Windows for these 2 Updates. The 2 Office Updates…

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Svchost.exe uses 100% CPU when Windows XP updates via WSUS

Although this problem will diminish in time with more powerful PC’s being released to the market, there are still situations where you might run into a performance problem when a client scans against WSUS. By default a client will scan every 22 hours for updates when connected to a WSUS Server. This default time can…

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