Posts Tagged ‘windows server 2008 r2’

Windows 7, Server 2008 R2 SP1 Release Candidates Officially Available

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

Here’s how to get a sneak peek at Windows’ upcoming SP1 release (that is, if you haven’t already got it.)

Microsoft is now offering official downloads for the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 release candidates, after both release candidates leaked to the Internet earlier on this week.


Hotfix for Poor Printing Performance in Windows 7

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

It’s kind of surprising that they didn’t fix something this obvious before Windows 7 was released …

Microsoft recently provided customers with a hotfix to fix poor printing performance issues in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. Microsoft confirmed that “on a computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2, the printing performance may be poor compared to the performance on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008″.


Windows 7 Graphics Platform Performance Update

Friday, August 27th, 2010

This is all a little bit confusing …

Microsoft has released an update for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 that provides functionality and performance improvements for the graphics platform.

Neither the Knowledge Base article, nor the Microsoft download pages reveal information about the improvements provided by the update.


Microsoft Releases Windows 7 Corruption HotFix

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

If you’re running Windows 7 on a machine that has more that 2 Terabytes of hard drive space, you might want to check this out …

Microsoft has released a hotfix for a serious issue in Windows 7 that is affecting users with hard drives that have a larger storage capacity than 2 Terabytes. While that may only be a minority of users, the impact of the bug can be fatal on affected systems.