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Windows 7: Will there ever be a service pack 2? [closed]

I am confused with regards to the post-SP1 updates for Windows 7. There must be 200 of them by now? How can Microsoft not release another service pack to include such a large amount of updates? Is ...
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Issue with Coldfusion Cummulative hotfix 4 for CF 9.0.1

We are on linux (centOS) system and we patched our server from cf 9.0.1 to latest cumulative hotfix of cf9.0.1 which was cfh4 after applying the hotfix, we are unable to open the administrator and ...
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Windows Server Edition and Hotfix Compatibility

I am fairly new to Windows, coming from a Linux/Apache background so I apologize up front. I am trying to apply this ASP.NET hotfix that updates browser definitions to include IE 10. I incorrectly ...
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Windows Installer runs constantly in the background on Windows Server 2012?

While trying to install a program, it complained that something else was being installed and that Windows Installer was already running (msiexec.exe). Sure enough, there were two instances of the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Updates since SP1

I would like to preface I am new to administering SharePoint. Fortunately, or unfortunately, depending on how you look at it, I have not had to deal with it before. However, I am at a new company ...
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Windows 7 prompts me to install old hotfixes

I am seeing a very strange problem: yesterday, out of sudden, the windows update showed I need to install 46 important hotfixes (this does not include the optional ones) on a Windows 7 PC. I let the ...
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Hotfix 2600100 won't install despite meeting Prerequisites

I'm trying to install a Microsoft Hotfix (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2600100) on a Win Server 2k8 box which has .Net Framework 3.5 SP1 installed, but its telling me None of the products that ...
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Things to consider when applying hot fix to production server

We are currently using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 (SP1) - 10.50.2500.0 (X64) Enterprise Edition (64-bit) on Windows NT 6.1 (Build 7601: Service Pack 1) as our production data warehouse database. I ...
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“The update is already installed on this system” message when trying to apply hotfixes

I was trying to install (KB2460011 and KB2516475) to windows Server 2008R2 SP1 Standard after suggested as a fix for SQL Server crashing issue and it gives me update is already installed message/error ...
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Do Microsoft Windows OS file versions contain ALL earlier hotfixes?

When viewing a Microsoft hotfix, the following wording is tripping me up. The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following ...
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Looking for Decent reports about current Patch level of server

We are currently using WSUS on a mix of 2008 and 2008R2 servers. What I am looking for is a good way to report back to myself and Management the current state of patching on servers across serveral ...
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Update is not applicable to your computer

I am running Windows Web Server 2008 R2 SP1 and its a 64-bit. I am trying to apply this hotfix http://support.microsoft.com/kb/980368 and it becoming TOTALLY impossible? i have double checked and ...
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Determine if user has hotfix # 981889 installed?

I want to know if a particular computer has MS HotFix #981889 installed. To do that I check file versions. This page lists file versions that the hotfix deals with. However, I cannot figure out: Do ...
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What hotfixes should be applied to a ColdFusion 8 Server

I've recently inherited a server running ColdFusion 8 and believe it may not have been patched for security updates (as per http://www.adobe.com/support/security/#coldfusion) for quite some time. The ...
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Most efficient way to install Windows Hotfixes on a isolated computer

I have a standalone W2K3 machine which I need to update with microsoft hotfixes. I also have a clone of this machine which I can connect to the internet. What I'd like to do is: a) Run some tool on ...
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Printing cuts off part of the page with redirected printers in terminal services

I have looked this issue up extensively and have i have came across a hot fix, KB959442. Where i am having an issue is trying to apply this hotfix. It says this is for Windows XP SP3 machines but i ...
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Export hotfixes to new computer?

Does anyone know how to export the hotfixes from one Windows Server 2008 R2 computer to another? I'm building a copy of a windows machine and it would be helpful to me if there was a folder where ...
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Why are Microsoft Hotfixes password protected?

Why are Microsoft Hotfixes password protected?
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How To Remove Bottleneck with Squid Caching Proxy

I'm more of a LAMP web developer trying to help the sysop. When I joined a project, I inherited some old PHP spaghetti code. Some of that code is that it goes out to a third-party website (let's call ...
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How to install MS hotfixes for XP on remote machines?

How might I install a hotfix obtained from Microsoft to machines on the network? The hotfix in question comes packaged as an .exe file. I tried using psexec but the process never completes...I ...
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How do you apply a hotfix using ColdFusion Administrator?

I have a .jar file that I need to apply to my ColdFusion server. The instructions say to: "Open the ColdFusion Administrator and apply the provided hf800-1875.jar hot fix using the System Information ...
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List all hotfixes applied to windows server

There used to be a command line tool called QFECheck in Windows Server 2000 that would list them out. Is this the preferred method on windows server 2003/2008? I know they're listed in Add/Remove ...