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Microsoft pulls security patch after reports of BSODs.

  1. #11

    Quote Originally Posted by orlandotek View Post
    I would suggest that is your system seems to be running fine since the update you're probably okay. I wouldn't necessarily go out of my way to uninstall the update(s) unless Microsoft comes forward and actually asks us specifically to uninstall the updates...............
    You might want to check this out......(Post #13)

    Windows 8.1 Aug Update Released (KB2975719)

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  2. #12

    United States
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    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

    Ok, I'm convinced, just removed 2791 and 5719.
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  3. #13

    Posts : 376
    W8.1, W7

    Not hit by any of the problems, but followed the instructions to revert, in case of some future defects appearing.
    Uninstalling the updates (on several laptops) went well (seemingly so far).
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  4. #14

    Pulled mine also
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  5. #15

    St. Augustine
    Posts : 388
    windows 8.1 64, LT -Windows 10 Home 64

    I took the cautionary path as well. Uninstalled KB2975719 and KB2982791 with no apparent issues.

    Didn't have any of the others.
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  6. #16

    Posts : 61
    Windows 8.1 64 bit

    I just uninstalled those two as well, had not had any issues yet but figure better safe than sorry - if they pulled those updates, figure I don't need them on my computer.
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  7. #17

    Puerto Rico
    Posts : 70
    Windows 7 Ultimate/Windows 8.1 Update Pro with Media Center/Windows Technical Preview [All 64-bit]

    I do still have them, I do use my PC for hours daily and no problems have appeared, so I think I will stick with them as long as my PC works!
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