Microsoft Update Product Team Blog

Latest happenings, developments, and news from the MU product team...

August, 2008

  • Things to Know about Windows Search 4.0 installation...

    Hey everyone, Windows Search 4.0 has been available on WU for a few weeks now, and we've been getting some questions about installation failures and error code 0x643. We've done some investigation and found out that the installation failure in this...
  • New Product Families - Windows 7

    Yesterday a new product category for Windows 7 Client was published to Windows Update and was made available to WSUS (another one for Windows 7 Server should be appearing soon as well). As with all of our other new product categories, this is for Microsoft...
  • IE 8.0 Beta 2 on WU

    For all you WU users who happen to be running Internet Explorer 8 Beta 1 on a Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 system, we wanted to let you know that today we’re releasing IE8 Beta 2 to Windows Update so that getting the latest Beta is super easy and...