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    For those who did not install the leak, or have now removed it, you will notice that you have received Update KB 2919442.

    This is a preliminary update for preparation of the full one. Get ready for .......not vey much. lol.

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  2. #12


    Quote Originally Posted by davehc View Post
    For those who did not install the leak, or have now removed it, you will notice that you have received Update KB 2919442.

    This is a preliminary update for preparation of the full one. Get ready for .......not vey much. lol.
    I'm as ready as can be, made a full system backup before updating. Was just wandering what it would be like if they released it on April 1st.
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  3. #13


    Lol. I think they may have already done that thing, with that ahem - "leaked" update.
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  4. #14


    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit


    Quote Originally Posted by Lee View Post
    Well if you are running an NVidia video card be careful. . .the latest update kill my test computer, and I mean down hard. Had to resort to doing a compete reinstall from a backup image (thank goodness I keep a backup. . .
    Which update? The leaked update 1 or a Windows update? GT640 here running 334.89. (KB2928680), (KB2894853) and (KB2938527) are the updates I've received after I applied the update 1 package.
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  5. #15


    Posts : 1,720
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    Quote Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Lee View Post
    Well if you are running an NVidia video card be careful. . .the latest update kill my test computer, and I mean down hard. Had to resort to doing a compete reinstall from a backup image (thank goodness I keep a backup. . .
    Which update? The leaked update 1 or a Windows update? GT640 here running 334.89. (KB2928680), (KB2894853) and (KB2938527) are the updates I've received after I applied the update 1 package.
    I received the same, all good here!

    BTW, new Nvidia driver out; I must have missed it. Anyone else?

    Attachment 39541
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  6. #16


    Posts : 34
    Win7


    Quote Originally Posted by davehc View Post
    For those who did not install the leak, or have now removed it, you will notice that you have received Update KB 2919442.

    This is a preliminary update for preparation of the full one. Get ready for .......not vey much. lol.
    Windows 8.1.1 is the update that is going to make everyone fall in love with Windows 8...... Not
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  7. #17


    USA/Tenn/Oak Ridge
    Posts : 245
    Win 8.1 Pro 64 Bit


    Quote Originally Posted by davehc View Post
    For those who did not install the leak, or have now removed it, you will notice that you have received Update KB 2919442.

    This is a preliminary update for preparation of the full one. Get ready for .......not vey much. lol.
    No,, I did re-install WIn8.1 yesterday and there has been no KB2919442 update. Oh and I checked and performed 38 updates last night. I plan on keep checking for new updates every day.
    Jeff

    EDIT: I just checked for update(s) and I found this:



    I'll try this out and see what happens, report soon.
    BunnyJ(Jeff)
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  8. #18


    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit


    Quote Originally Posted by Edwin View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Lee View Post
    Well if you are running an NVidia video card be careful. . .the latest update kill my test computer, and I mean down hard. Had to resort to doing a compete reinstall from a backup image (thank goodness I keep a backup. . .
    Which update? The leaked update 1 or a Windows update? GT640 here running 334.89. (KB2928680), (KB2894853) and (KB2938527) are the updates I've received after I applied the update 1 package.
    I received the same, all good here!

    BTW, new Nvidia driver out; I must have missed it. Anyone else?

    Attachment 39541
    I'm thinking its that driver update that caught Lee out. I've downloaded it but not installed it yet.
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  9. #19


    USA/Tenn/Oak Ridge
    Posts : 245
    Win 8.1 Pro 64 Bit


    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by davehc View Post
    For those who did not install the leak, or have now removed it, you will notice that you have received Update KB 2919442.

    This is a preliminary update for preparation of the full one. Get ready for .......not vey much. lol.
    No,, I did re-install WIn8.1 yesterday and there has been no KB2919442 update. Oh and I checked and performed 38 updates last night. I plan on keep checking for new updates every day.
    Jeff

    EDIT: I just checked for update(s) and I found this:



    I'll try this out and see what happens, report soon.
    BunnyJ(Jeff)
    I performed the update and there are no more for today,so far.
    Oh, and no noticeable changes in the update.
    A servicing stack update is available for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2: March 2014
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  10. #20


    I believe I have read, on another Forum, That quite a few are having problems. I can't answer for this article, as I don't use Nvidea, but read the whole article.

    NVIDIA GeForce Video Card Drivers v335.23 Now Available
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