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WINDOWS 10 THROWS 0XC004C003 ACTIVATION ERRORS

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We ran across a person on the Lenovo forum who’s machine threw an activation error code  0xC004C003  which resulted in the machine not working. Usually this error code is seen using a cd-key key twice. This error seems to be due to a Windows activation server fault as the person was properly licensed and the …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18277

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Windows 10 build 18277 is an interim release for development and testing as Microsoft works on the next semi-annual release of Windows. The focus assist which first was seen with the Window 10 1803 has en updated to make it more practical. Now when doing anything full screen it can enable focus assist. This will …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18272

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Windows 10 build 18272 is an interim release as Microsoft continues to developing Windows 10 19H1. The roll out ti insiders is slower mostly as Microsoft also wanted to have ISO images ready for distribution. Microsoft is continuing to work with Windows Hello for more recent machines. We used Lenovo X and T series machines …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18267

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Windows 10 build 18267 is an interim release for the 19H1 version of Windows 10 expected some time next year. Vietnamese telex keyboards and number pads will now work. The language uses a lot of accents to show tone. There is also a touch screen keyboard for Vietnamese available. More symbols are now available in …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18262

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Windows 10 build 18262 is an early test version to help ready new features for the next semi annual release. Interested to know which of your running apps is DPI Aware? We’ve added a new optional column to the Details tab of Task Manager so you can find out the DPI awareness per process. This …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1703 NOW OUT OF SUPPORT

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Windows 10 version 1703 also known as the Creators Update is now out of support.  For those using 1709 known as the Fall Creators edition it will be supported until April 2019. While 1809 has been a problem for many, 1803 was not problematic in our shop. Microsoft has fixed some of the issues with …

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GAMES INCOMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS 10 1809

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Windows 10 version 1809 has exhibited many issues with games on our machines. We test games with a clean install of 1803 to rule out any upgrade issues. Stutter and slow performance issues are known from Windows 10 version 1709 and while some fixes are present the issue remains. Best bet is to …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4464330

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Windows 10 KB4464330 applies to version 1809. Windows  10  KB4462919 applies to version 1803. As usual with kernel updates, a reboot will be needed. Addresses an issue where an incorrect timing calculation may prematurely delete user profiles on devices subject to the “Delete user profiles older than a specified number of day” group policy. Security updates …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1809 PAUSED

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Microsoft has announced that they are pausing the rollout of Windows 10 version 1809 after reports of missing files on some machines. This first thing that comes to mind is that there is a file system error that causes problems. Open an elevated command prompt and run: chkdsk /f Affected platforms: Windows 10, version 1809 …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18252

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Windows 10 build 18252 is a development version that is slowly adding new features for general release. Support for configuring a static IP address as well as setting a preferred DNS server. These settings were previously accessed within Control Panel, but you will now find them on the connection properties page under IP settings. First …

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