[Cross-Post] Microsoft Edge now available in iOS and Android

Applies to: Microsoft Edge for iOS Microsoft Edge for Android Get that seamless Microsoft Edge browser experience from your Windows 10 device when on your mobile device. The RTM of Microsoft Edge browser for iOS and Android is documented here: Microsoft Edge now available for iOS and Android https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2017/11/30/microsoft-edge-now-available-for-ios-and-android/#l8IFJp5UgRvXPb6F.97 Yong keywords:  Internet Explorer for iOS,…

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Windows 10 1703+/Windows Server 1709: The many svchost’s are finally split on their own.

Applies to: Windows Server 1709 Windows 10 1709 Windows 10 1703 Many years ago, I had written about: How to troubleshoot Service Host (svchost.exe) related problems? https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/yongrhee/2012/06/28/how-to-troubleshoot-service-host-svchost-exe-related-problems/ The good news is that starting with Windows 10 1703 and Windows Server 1709, we have split the svchost’s back to the Windows NT 4.0 days.  Ok, not…

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Windows 10 ADK/SDK WPT is not compatible w/ Windows 7 SP1 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.

Applies to: Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Windows 7 SP1 One of the common questions regarding the analysis with Windows Performance Analyzer (WPA) is, we captured an ETL trace using the “Windows Performance Recorder” (WPR or WPRUI) and we are not able to load the symbols to view the functions (stackwalk). Cause: By design.  Our…

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[Cross Post] Windows Defender ATP now also supports macOS, Linux, iOS and Android devices

Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) * (Post breach) now also supports macOS, Linux, iOS and Android devices. For details: Microsoft partners extend Windows Defender ATP across platforms https://blogs.windows.com/business/2017/11/08/microsoft-partners-extend-windows-defender-atp-across-platforms/#fkArlTUBziOplC1V.97 Yong More information: *a part of the Windows Defender Suite and not to be confused with Windows Defender Antivirus. What makes a part of the Windows…

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wuauclt /detectnow in Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016

Applies to; Windows Server 1709 Windows Server 2016 Windows 10 Administrators trying to use wuauclt /detectnow will notice that it doesn’t do anything. In Windows 10, and Windows Server 2016 or newer, the command to scan “Windows Update” from the command line is: CMD (Run As Admin) c:\windows\system32\UsoClient.exe startscan Yong Reference: Demystifying “Dual Scan” https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/wsus/2017/05/05/demystifying-dual-scan/…

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How to measure Security product(s) overhead using FltMgr minifilter etw tracing on “Windows 7 SP1” and “Windows Server 2008 R2”.

Posts in this blog are provided “AS IS” with no warranties, and confers no rights as specified in the Terms of Use. Like everything in an Enterprise, they should be tested in a test environment before trying in a production system. Changed title from: Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Steps needed to…

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Windows 10 Enterprise Edition: Burn Win10 ISO to a USB key when running w/ UEFI

Posts in this blog are provided “AS IS” with no warranties, and confers no rights as specified in the Terms of Use. Like everything in an Enterprise, they should be tested in a test environment before trying in a production system. Applies to: Windows 10 1709 Windows 10 1703 From time to time, when I’m…

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