All I use now is a chromebook logged into a terminal server, but it's not without problems. Seems you have to have a computer with few extensions loaded to avoid freezing.
From: Fred Taylor <fbtay...@gmail.com> To: ProFox Email List <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2017 2:10 PM Subject: Re: [NF] Windows updates August problems? We STILL have about half our machines at work and my personal laptop, that won't reboot properly after some updates. Get the black screen with the spinning white dots forever. The only common thing between them is they are all Dells. Microsoft is really beginning to bug me (more so now then ever!). We have been considering ChromeBoxes and remote desktop into a Windows server, but even that would require massive change. We are heavily dependent on Excel automation for lots of things we do. Fred On Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 10:30 AM, Ted Roche <tedro...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Wed, Aug 9, 2017 at 8:37 PM, Ken Dibble <krdib...@stny.rr.com> wrote> > > > > A recent Win 10 update broke the Update History. Could that be why the > user > > thinks nothing has been installed? > > > > http://www.computerworld.com/article/3214488/microsoft- > windows/windows-10-1607-cumulative-update-kb-4034658- > wipes-out-update-history.html > > > > Windows Automatic Updates. Just Say No. (TM) > > > > And as a double-bonus, if you had any updates hidden, say because they > corrupted your machine, the cumulative update un-hid them so they get > applied and, *boom*. > > How can you not love the company that does this? > [excessive quoting removed by server] _______________________________________________ Post Messages to: ProFox@leafe.com Subscription Maintenance: http://mail.leafe.com/mailman/listinfo/profox OT-free version of this list: http://mail.leafe.com/mailman/listinfo/profoxtech Searchable Archive: http://leafe.com/archives/search/profox This message: http://leafe.com/archives/byMID/profox/1721699945.393287.1502453793...@mail.yahoo.com ** All postings, unless explicitly stated otherwise, are the opinions of the author, and do not constitute legal or medical advice. This statement is added to the messages for those lawyers who are too stupid to see the obvious.