quinta-feira, 4 de outubro de 2007

Four new Windows Vista updates have been released

Greetings,

Prior to the Windows Vista SP1 release, on 1st and 2nd of October 2007 Microsoft released four new Windows Vista updates that will address some USB core components issues (kb941600), compability, performance and stability issues (kb941649), Windows Media Center issues (kb941229) and Windows Media Player 11.
Similar patchs for Windows Vista have been released in the past (posted in August on this blog) to address some other compability, performance and reliability issues.


Here are some details about the issues that are addressed on each update:

KB 941600 - Cumulative update rollup for USB core components in Windows Vista

This rollup package addresses the following issues:

• When the computer resumes from a suspend state or from a hibernation state, the computer stops responding. Additionally, you receive a "0x9F" stop message on a blue screen.
• The computer takes a long time to resume from a suspend state or from a hibernation state.
• The computer takes a long time to resume from a suspend state or from a hibernation state when you use a VIA controller.
• The computer stops responding when you use an AuthenTec USB fingerprint reader. Additionally, you receive a "0xFE" Stop error on a blue screen or a "0x9F" Stop error on a blue screen.
• The computer stops responding when you use a USB Bluetooth audio device.
• The computer takes a long time to resume from a suspend state or from a hibernation state when you use an Enhanced Host Controller Interface (EHCI) controller.
• The computer stops responding when you remove a USB device. Additionally, you receive a "0xFE" Stop error on a blue screen.
• When a computer resumes from a suspend state or from a hibernation state multiple times, you receive a "0xFE" Stop error on a blue screen.



KB 941649 - An update is available that improves the compatibility, reliability, and stability of Windows Vista

Improvements included on this update:

• It extends the battery life for mobile devices.
• It improves the stability of portable computers and of desktop computers that use an uninterruptable power supply (UPS).
• It improves the reliability of Windows Vista when you open the menu of a startup application.
• It improves the stability of Internet Explorer when you open a Web page.
• It improves the stability of wireless network services.
• It shortens the startup time of Windows Vista by using a better timing structure.
• It shortens the recovery time after Windows Vista experiences a period of inactivity.
• It shortens the recovery time when you try to exit the Photos screen saver.
• It improves the stability of Windows PowerShell.


This update also resolves the following issues in Windows Vista:
• A compatibility issue that affects some third-party antivirus software applications.
• A reliability issue that occurs when a Windows Vista-based computer uses certain network driver configurations.


KB 941229 - October 2007 Cumulative Update for Media Center for Windows Vista

This cumulative update resolves the following issues:

• Several issues that are related to the Media Center Extensibility Platform
• An issue that affects digital cable card components when you use Scientific Atlanta cable cards
• Interaction issues that occur between Media Center PC and Microsoft Xbox 360 when Xbox 360 is used as a Media Center Extender.
• Autolaunch issues that occur with video CD (VCD) media


KB 941651 - Windows Media Player 11 Update for Windows Vista

This is a reliability update. Install this update to improve the reliability of Windows Media Player 11 for Windows Vista in certain scenarios.


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Luís Rato

1 comentário:

CastroL disse...

Epa, já metias umas fotos de pêgas!!