SP1 Archive

Office 2013 Service Pack 1 Released

Even in this day and age there are some that prefer to wait until the first service pack is out for Microsoft products before deciding to make the plunge. This strategy is usually employed by companies and

Microsoft Shares More Details About Exchange 2013 SP1, Coming Early Next Year

News has been rather slow on Exchange 2013 SP1, particularly with Windows Server 2012 R2 already out in the open and lacking support for Exchange and SharePoint. This was supposed to be fixed with the first service

Windows 7 Can Now Remotely Connect To Windows 8.1 And Windows Server 2012 R2

The world’s favorite operating system right now, Windows 7, is not exactly Microsoft’s favorite platform when it comes to adding new features and options. This distinction is reserved for Windows 8.1. But while Redmond ever so readily

Windows 7 SP1 Gets A New Feature To Clean Up Old Windows Updates

Even the most sturdy and steadfast Windows 7 fans are aware by now that the chances of seeing a Service Pack 2 for the world’s most popular operating system are zero to none. Microsoft does not plan

Microsoft To Retire Windows 7 Without Service Pack 1 Tomorrow

More retirement news! Boy, times flies fast, doesn’t it? Seems like only yesterday (well maybe a day before yesterday) when Windows 7 hit RTM status. And now Microsoft is set to stop providing support for the vanilla

Windows 7 SP1 Set For Auto-Push From Tomorrow

If you are still running the vanilla version of Windows 7 and yet to install the Service Pack 1 of the OS, be on the lookout! Microsoft is about to automatically install the update to consumers via

Why is Microsoft Allowing the ‘Windows Blue’ Foolishness?

So the blogosphere is all atwitter with news of “Windows Blue”, including our own website.  Apparently, a Taiwanese forum user posted some information purportedly about the next iteration of Windows — “Windows 9″ or “Windows Blue.” The

Why is Microsoft Allowing the ‘Windows Blue’ Foolishness?

So the blogosphere is all atwitter with news of “Windows Blue”, including our own website.  Apparently, a Taiwanese forum user posted some information purportedly about the next iteration of Windows — “Windows 9″ or “Windows Blue.” The

System Center 2012 SP1 Goes RTM

Adios Windows Vista SP1

Starting on July 12th, Microsoft will no longer support Vista SP1. Vista SP2, on the other hand, will retain support. As a consequence of Windows Vista SP1 not being supported, it will no longer receive security updates making