Category Archives: Windows 10

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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How can I configure PKI in a lab on Windows Server 2016 – Part 8

This series is comprised of different parts, listed below. Part 1 – Introduction and server setup Part 2 – Install and do initial configuration on the Standalone Offline Root CA Part 3 – Prepare the HTTP Web server for CDP … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1803 is available on VLSC !

Last week Windows 10 (code named Redstone 4) version 1803, was made available for download on MSDN. This is the successor to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (version 1709). And now, for Enterprises, it’s available on Microsoft Volume Licensing Center. … Continue reading

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How can I install System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch) version 1802 on Windows Server 2016 with SQL Server 2017 – Part 4

Introduction This multi-part guide will show you how to install the latest  baseline version of Configuration Manager from Microsoft. The latest available baseline version is  System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch) version 1802 as of March 29th 2018. You can … Continue reading

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Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 10 is available for Windows 10 1803

Introduction Windows 10 version 1803 was recently released to MSDN and other media. If you have  Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) installed before upgrading from one release of Windows 10 to the next, then it’s worth noting that it (RSAT) … Continue reading

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Windows 10 version 1803 is available for download

Windows 10 (code named Redstone 4) version 1803, is finally available for download on MSDN. This is the successor to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (version 1709). It is also available for download here. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10 Here’s a video about the … Continue reading

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How can I forcefully upgrade from Windows 7 or Windows 10 to the latest version of Windows 10 using SCCM CB ?

Introduction Windows 7 is going EOL (End of life) in 2020, that means you have less than two years to move from Windows 7 to Windows 10 to remain supported. Based on the graphic below, you could indeed migrate to … Continue reading

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