Windows 10: Microsoft Just Fixed One of the Biggest Windows Update Annoyances...

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    Mint 18.2
       21 Sep 2015 #1

    Microsoft Just Fixed One of the Biggest Windows Update Annoyances...


    Microsoft has a lot to fix in Windows 10 and the update thatís expected to launch in October or November is supposed to do just that and bring new features on PCs and tablets, such as extension support for Edge browser.

    But in the meantime, Redmondís taking care of the little things that matter, such as colors, personalization options, and the way updates are displayed in the Windows Update screen.

    In Windows 10, Microsoft gave up on the old Windows Update section in Control Panel and moved it to Settings, which is the only destination for setting up your PC in the new OS. Windows Update, however, used an awkward way to display information on the patches that were about to be downloaded, and the available description didnít use the available space in the active window.

    Instead, Microsoft broke the description in several lines, which forced users to scroll a lot when they had to install more updates.
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  2.    21 Sep 2015 #2

    Now if they would only fix the description, that is, give us one.
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    Windows 10 Home 64 bit
       21 Sep 2015 #3

    Hmmm, that never annoyed me in the slightest.
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    Windows 10 and windows insider
       21 Sep 2015 #4

    labeeman said: View Post
    I would sure like to see the pennant in the right hand corner that represented multiple things, like updates, security, etc. It was convenient and useful. Grateful for what that have been working on.
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  5.    23 Sep 2015 #5

    Dch48 said: View Post
    Hmmm, that never annoyed me in the slightest.
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    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       23 Sep 2015 #6

    Lee said: View Post
    Side question to the thread... if it is 4:08 am here ET, and you are in Idaho, how can it be 8:08 am your place?
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       23 Sep 2015 #7

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    Side question to the thread... if it is 4:08 am here ET, and you are in Idaho, how can it be 8:08 am your place?
    Ooooh good catch, when the time zone is set wrong in Win10, all kinds of things don't work or work correctly!
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       23 Sep 2015 #8

    Cliff S said: View Post
    Ooooh good catch, when the time zone is set wrong in Win10, all kinds of things don't work or work correctly!
    Lee will fix it...
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  9.    23 Sep 2015 #9

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    Side question to the thread... if it is 4:08 am here ET, and you are in Idaho, how can it be 8:08 am your place?
    That's the new time zone with Win 10

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       23 Sep 2015 #10

    paulsalter said: View Post
    That's the new time zone with Win 10

    MSUK - Microsoft UK Time
    Paul, c'mon, you know it, I know it, we all know it, for Microsoft there is only one time zone-- Redmond Washington Upgrade, Repair Install and Clean Install all change or placed me in Redmond
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