And asks users to uninstall this new update, while at it. This has been reflected in an updated advisory on Microsoft Support, with the company confirming that four different updates have been removed. Although no reasons was provided at first, the software titan removed the download links to both the x86 and...

For some PCs, at least. Windows 8.1 August Update launched last week, with appropriate fanfare, and even though it seemed that everything worked fine, some issues have been reported. Pretty serious issues — a number of computers are failing to boot. Blame it on some modifications made to system files, or...

The newest refresh of Microsoft’s latest OS may be low on features, or at least big features, but it appears that the company has used the opportunity to quash a lot of bugs. This new pack of improvements fixes a whole bunch of issues with the core operating system. Redmond actually listed these new features...

Previously rumored either as Windows 8.1 Update 2, even Windows 8.2, the August Update for Windows 8.1 is here, and flying onto desktops, notebooks and tablets as of this writing. However, for one odd reason or another, Microsoft have not properly introduced this refresh of its latest operating system. We do...

Nothing earth shattering, but just something that inches the Modern UI closer to the traditional desktop environment in terms of feature sets and all that. A simple new addition. This probably is how Microsoft will keep its future operating systems updated with new bells and whistles from now on. And in some...

Here’s an unexpected surprise! Microsoft started shipping the newest refresh of its latest operating system, in the form of Windows 8.1 August Update, but it appears a bug slipped in. Nothing that nasty, but this bug simply makes the taskbar persistent across all apps — in the process disabling its default...

Windows 8.1 August Update is here, and although it does not bring along any big new feature, or improvements for end users, it still comes with a bunch of new enhancements. Previous reports hinted that this new refresh only come with only three improvements. But luckily, Microsoft posted a detailed...

Well, the big day is here, folks. Relatively speaking. Microsoft have just released the newest refresh for its latest operating system, and you can now download Windows 8.1 August Update. In terms of features, it does not bring all that much to the table. At least, nowhere near what some credible reports were...

Microsoft will finally unveil the Windows 8.1 August Update tomorrow, as part of the renamed Updated Tuesday release cycle, but early leaked builds are missing from the picture. More specifically, a Windows 8.1 August Update leak. No builds are available to download via the usual unofficial channels, which...

Well, that was lethal. After months and months of enthusiastic rumors and wild speculation, we now have official confirmation that Microsoft will be launching an update this month. It goes by the name of the August Update, alright. And it ships out on August 12, as part of the scheduled Patch Tuesday...