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Do I really need KB2976978 and KB3068708

  1. #1


    Posts : 176
    Windows 8.1 update 1

    Do I really need KB2976978 and KB3068708


    From what I've read I don't really need these two, unless someone can explain why I do.

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  2. #2


    N.Y.
    Posts : 2,214
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit


    These are optional updates not recommended or important meaning not going to effect your system without them. Least read about them, can always do this right in windows update by highlighting them and to the right select blue link more information.

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3068708
    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2976978
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  3. #3


    Posts : 176
    Windows 8.1 update 1


    Quote Originally Posted by jds63 View Post
    These are optional updates not recommended or important meaning not going to effect your system without them. Least read about them, can always do this right in windows update by highlighting them and to the right select blue link more information.

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3068708
    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2976978
    I did read them but didn't really know what it all meant, so thought it was best to ask
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  4. #4


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    Posts : 2,214
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit


    If participate in Windows experience program one is update to it other dealing with diagnostic tracking services. Sure won't hurt your system with or without them, but are optional. Some here understand means more of certain updates that are optional. Lately some are in preparation for Windows 10.


    https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/.../cc730757.aspx
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