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If you don't, advise users to install KB2919469 and/or KB2970228 first on live running system, before installing the rollup and not to integrate the rollup into installation image. But if you are supporting multiple PCs, or are regularly reinstalling Windows 7 for whatever reason, you can also slipstream--or, in Microsoft's terminology, inject--the CR into your Windows 7 install media I just did a fresh Windows 7SP1 x86 install today on a HP Mini 2102 and after the update IE was still at version 8. Download Windows 7 Updates Manually I chose all those and rebooted.

Naturally, I've been largely unaware of this since I long since moved in turn to Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and now Windows 10. This should eliminate all their individual updates released before the rollup. I'm not getting anymore Office 2013 security patches too. this contact form Microsoft Security Bulletin MS99-055.Microsoft Security Bulletin MS99-056.

For simplicity's sake, convenience rollup KB3125574 will be referred to as "the rollup". SO MS had to release the Sp2 1 year before Mainstream supported ended in 2015 9 months ago Reply chucko Is there any value to installing this update on a fully Windows fixes are cumulative, meaning the highest numeric version of a fix is supposed to contain all the fixes previous to that fix for a given component, such as Tcpip.sys and WARNING: Service Packs / Hotfixes / Rollups also add an entry to the registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Hotfix DO NOT alter this entry in any fashion.

If we choose the option "Automatically install…" Windows will start downloading everything in the background, and appears to wait until that process is complete before presenting the list of available updates. Windows Update will still want to install it regardless. I still chose not to install .NET 4.6.1 at this time, but installed the others. The promise of this rollup is that it will dramatically speed the process of clean installing and then updating a Windows 7 PC.

If you want to check which hotfixes are installed on a system I recommend "PSInfo", part of the PSTools package from SysInternals. I was told via Twitter that two software updates--KB3102810 and KB3083710-should get Windows Update unstuck. (One reader also told me that Ed Bott had experienced this same issue a few months This means that the user needs to install those feature packs first (before rollup) so that the updated components contained in the rollup get installed when it's installed afterwards. Update Rollup 1 for Windows XP Causes Problems?

Hotfixes that have been obsoleted by more recent patches are NOT mentioned in this list, and do not have to be applied. Starting with disappearing IP settings on our virtual machines. It could be further argued that Microsoft, in taking the deliberate step of refusing to offer these patches for Workstation, is attempting to convince customers that the OS is now "unsafe" Here are links to the details: Convenience rollup update for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 File information for update 3125574 This roll-up is currently categorized by Microsoft

A Service Pack, Hotfix or Rollup will automatically update all necessary files on the system - it is not necessary for you to manually copy, rename or delete any system files o On an OS installation that has been in service for some time and has had a lot of updates installed previously, there is a potential to reclaim the disk space Article NumberTitleSecurity BulletinNotes 242294MS99-041: Security Descriptor Allows Priviledge Elevation on Remote ComputersMS99-041None 244599Fixes Required in TCSEC C2 Security Evaluation Configuration for Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 6aNoneApply Service Pack 6a First Resolution: Windows Update metadata should be updated to not offer KB2533522 (disguised as SP1) if KB3020369 is installed.