Tagged: registry

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Group Policy settings remain after GPO was removed

I have a Windows 7 Professional I had in an UO called “Testing” using Windows Server 2008 R2. In the OU a GPO setting to disable the registry access was set: User Configurations/Administrative templates/System/Prevent access to the registry – Enabled. I have since removed this GPO from this OU and …

Windows 2008 VPS via Group Policy settings remain after GPO was removed.… More

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January 2018 Patch Tuesday for Server 2008 R2 and Server 2016 no downloads this month

Last week we installed the out-of-band patches for our Server 2016 boxes. Currently there are no patches, other than the monthly Malicious Software Removal Tool, available to any servers… I read that Windows Defender must set a registry key to allow future updates. For both 2008 R2 and 2016 boxes …

Windows 2008 VPS via January 2018 Patch Tuesday for Server 2008 R2 and Server 2016 no downloads this month.… More

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Microsoft warns patches for Meltdown, Spectre may clash with AV

It also says default installations of Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Windows Server 2012 without AV should install a supported anti-virus application (including the free Microsoft Security Essentials) . The only acceptable AV software is one that re-sets a specific registry key. If the key isn’t …

Windows 2008 VPS via Microsoft warns patches for Meltdown, Spectre may clash with AV.… More