Category Archives: Windows 10

Learn about Bitlocker Management in Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager version 1910 – part 9 Group Policy

Introduction In this video (scroll down to the bottom of this post) I show you how you can obtain the MDOP ADMX templates for use within Active Directory Group Policy. I show you where to download the MDOP templates from, … Continue reading

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Configuring Surface firmware settings using DFCI in Microsoft Intune

Introduction I’m lucky enough to be attending Microsoft Ignite in Orlando Florida and this morning I had the opportunity to visit the Surface booths. I’d highly recommend you visit them too to see the lovely new hardware like Surface Pro … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1909 (consumer and business editions) is now available on MSDN

This is a quick post to let you know that Windows 10 version 1909, is now Generally Available on MSDN. I checked VLSC and it is not there yet, it normally takes a few weeks before we see it on … Continue reading

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How can I use PowerShell to automatically deploy Windows 10 version 1903 with MDT

Introduction You are most likely familiar with the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 and the recently released version of Windows 10 version 1903 (May 2019 Update). Now you can automate the installation of Surface Pro 6 using PowerShell and MDT. This … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1903 rollout begins

Microsoft has notified the public that it has started with rolling out Windows 10 version 1903 (or Windows 10 May 2019 Update…) to customers running earlier versions of Windows 10. Based on the large number of devices running the April … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1903 comes with a new desktop background !

Introduction Microsoft released Windows 10 version 1903 yesterday to MSDN and I upgraded one of my VDI machines with it, using an In Place Upgrade task sequence (SCCM) and it went very well. I was pleasantly surprised to see that … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1903 is available on MSDN

This is a very short post to let you know that Windows 10 Version 1903 is now available on MSDN for download (both consumer and enterprise releases). It is not yet available on VLSC.

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Windows 10 version 1809 is available on MSDN (again)

Last week Windows 10 1809 was re-released to VLSC as I reported here., this was after it was removed from VLSC, MSDN and Windows Update due to issues with files getting deleted. But now Microsoft has re-released it and it’s … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1809 is available again (on VLSC)

After the well publicized problems with the initial release of Windows 10 version 1809, Microsoft has once again made it available to Enterprises on the VLSC (Volume License Servicing Center) site. It will be released to MSDN at the end … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1809 issues are fixed – update available

The recent issues reported with Windows 10 version 1809 are fixed, and the update is now available for download that was quick ! https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4464330/windows-10-update-kb4464330 Microsoft also blogged about it here. Updated version of Windows 10 October 2018 Update released to … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1809 is pulled after users complain about documents being missing after the upgrade

Microsoft has pulled Windows 10 version 1809 from Windows Update (and other places) to allow engineers time to fix a widely reported issue of missing documents after the in place upgrade. They announced this in the following post: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4464619/windows-10-update-history We … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Enterprise, version 1809 (updated Sept ’18) is released, and Windows Server 2019 is Generally Available !

It’s finally released, the long awaited Windows 10 Enterprise, version 1809 (otherwise known as The Windows 10 October 2018 Update) is available for download on Microsoft’s MSDN site, also to note, the Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC 2019 version is released. … Continue reading

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Deploying Windows 10: Making the update experience smooth and seamless, my notes

Introduction Microsoft Ignite 2018 is in full swing with packed sessions and thousands of attendees, here are my notes from another Windows 10 session, this time related to updates and deployment. The session is “BRK3027 – Deploying Windows 10: Making … Continue reading

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Deploying Windows 10 in the enterprise using traditional and modern techniques, my notes from the Ignite session

Introduction Yesterday I was stuck in my hotel room with a terrible cold (flu) but I motivated myself to get out of bed and attend some sessions today, as that is what Microsoft Ignite is all about. I just attended … Continue reading

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Windows 10 to change to 18 and 30 month support release cycles starting with 1809

Today Microsoft released a statement due to pressure and complaints from customers about the support life cycle of Windows 10. In this breaking news release the following was stated: All currently supported feature updates of Windows 10 Enterprise and Education … Continue reading

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