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News: Microsoft requires migration to Windows 8.1 Update within 5 weeks

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2014/040814-microsoft-requires-migration-to-windows-280509.html?source=NWWNLE_nlt_daily_pm_2014-04-08 “Failure to install this Update will prevent Windows Update from patching your system with any future updates starting with updates released in May 2014,” said Michael Hildebrand of Microsoft in a Monday blog. Elsewhere, Microsoft pegged Windows 8.1 Update as “the new servicing baseline for Windows 8.1,” again emphasizing that customers who have moved […]

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News: Windows 8.1 Update is required for future Windows 8.1 patches

Windows 8.1 Update is required for future Windows 8.1 patches http://www.pcworld.com/article/2140803/windows-8-1-update-is-required-for-future-windows-8-1-patches.html A post on Microsoft’s Premier Field Engineering blog reveals that Windows 8.1 users won’t receive security patches or other future updates unless they install the new update available today http://blogs.technet.com/b/askpfeplat/archive/2014/04/07/exploring-windows-8-1-update-start-screen-desktop-and-other-enhancements.aspx

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