Applies to:

Windows Server 2012

Windows 8.0

Note:  You should check for the latest version of the different files.

Note 2:  These are not available in Windows Update.

Note 3:  You can download them without entering your e-mail address and captcha if you are a Microsoft Premier customer and have a account.

Note 4:  Carefully review the list and decide which might be applicable to your unique environment.

Note 5:  Test in your test and your quality assistance environment.

List of HAL/Kernel related hotfixes post RTM for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 as of Feb. 2014:

First published Feb. 2014.

2901012 An update is available to add support for Intel Ivy Tower EX processors to Windows Server 2012
hal.dll 6.2.9200.16743
hal.dll 6.2.9200.20854

2866485 Windows 8-based computer freezes when you resume the computer from sleep mode

2916993 Stop error 0x9E in Windows Server 2012 or Windows 8
Ntoskrnl.exe 6.2.9200.20890

2911037 Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2-based computer freezes during startup when the system hive has to be recovered
2897632 Logon screen turns black in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2
2877237 FIX: Stop error 0x00000133 occurs on a computer that is running Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012
2871286 Yellow exclamation marks are displayed in Device Manager on an HP Moonshot server cartridge that is running Windows Server 2012
2857407 "0x0000007E" Stop error when you try to shut down a Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012-based computer
2846833 "0x0000000A" Stop error when you try to resume a Windows 8-based computer from sleep mode
2816159 "0x000000C4" Stop error after you restart a Windows 7-based, Windows 8-based, Windows Server 2008 R2-based or Windows Server 2012-based computer that has the Driver Verifier tool enabled