The dreaded USB Device Not Recognized error is one of the worst problems you can encounter on Windows, and Windows Update KB3022345 is causing this issue on several PCs. In fact, the whole Patch Tuesday this month turned out to be quite some fiasco in terms of issues. Several updates have caused problems on computers...

This botched security update thing is turning out to a quite some saga. Call it complexity of the software involved, of not enough testing, but another patch has given away. An update designed for Lync Sever 2010 is failing to install on a number of computers, and as a precautionary measure, Microsoft has taken it...

Microsoft has just reissued one of the more notable botched updates that skipped past quality control on Patch Tuesday earlier this month. The correct KB2817630 patch is now being delivered to users. This is the same fix that caused an empty Navigation Pane in Outlook 2013, as we detailed earlier. Soon after Redmond...

As has been the case in the past couple of Patch Tuesday updates released this year, a few faulty and botched updates slipped through quality control at Redmond earlier this week. News first came out yesterday that some of the fixes were causing trouble on a variety of Windows installations, from Windows XP to Vista,...

For better or for worse (usually the latter), Microsoft has made a bit of a habit of releasing botched or faulty updates on its regular Patch Tuesday update cycle. Now whether this is because of the increasing complexity of modern software, or the fact that the technology titan has a fast and furious window of around...

Aw man, here we go again! Considering the large amount of security updates that Microsoft released in this month’s Patch Tuesday cycle, there was always a chance of some things going wrong. September updates arrive in the form of 13 bulletins that try to fix 47 issues in a range of Microsoft software, including...

Ah, the perils of complex operating systems. The Windows platform is advancing at an increasing pace. More features and enhanced options result in a marked increase in the underlying code. And that ultimately means chances of things breaking up escalate manifold. Like all other technology companies, Microsoft...