The Windows Servicing Guy

Tips and tricks from a Windows support engineer on issues related to servicing

July, 2010

  • Servicing Windows: Part Two

    I wanted to talk a little more about the way things work inside of the component store and how things are actually built inside of the servicing mechanisms in Windows.  So, today we'll look at how the various packages and manifests are manipulated...
  • Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Beta now available

      In case you somehow missed it, Service Pack 1 beta for Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2 is now publically available.  Information on getting the download and support for the beta is located here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/976932 A couple...
  • Having .Net servicing issues?

      I wanted to make everyone aware of a new blog entry I wrote for my teams blog regarding .Net servicing issues.  It’s located here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/askcore/archive/2010/07/12/are-you-opening-up-a-net-case-with-microsoft.aspx Because...