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Windows 8/8.1 Networked Printers show as red x’s

CapturePrinterJust thought i would write a quick blog post that if you have recently deployed a Windows 8 / 8.1 device and discover that the networked connected printers are showing as red’s then you may need to check with your vendor to see if they have a updated chipset drivers.  I know it sounds crazy but the device I was working on had this happen to it and the same day I discovered it the vendor released a update so I installed that and the printers now show the names instead.

My Device was the Dell Latitude 10




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Get the IE emergency patch now!

This security update resolves seven privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The more severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted Web page using Internet Explorer. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

This security update is rated Critical for all supported releases of Internet Explorer: Internet Explorer 5.01, Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1, Internet Explorer 7, and Internet Explorer 8 (except Internet Explorer 6 for supported editions of Windows Server 2003). For Internet Explorer 6 for supported editions of Windows Server 2003 as listed, this update is rated Moderate. For more information, see the subsection, Affected and Non-Affected Software, in this section.

The security update addresses these vulnerabilities by modifying the way that Internet Explorer handles objects in memory, validates input parameters, and filters HTML attributes. For more information about the vulnerabilities, see the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) subsection under the next section, Vulnerability Information.

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS10-002.mspx

Client Operating Systems:

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows 7 (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows 7 x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows Vista (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 in Windows Vista (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 in Windows Vista x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows Vista x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 for Windows XP (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 for Windows XP (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB978207)

Update for Internet Explorer 6 SP1 (KB978207) Windows 2000

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 5.01 Service Pack 4 (KB978207) Windows 2000

Server Operating Systems:

Update for Internet Explorer 6 SP1 (KB978207) Windows 2000

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 5.01 Service Pack 4 (KB978207) Windows 2000

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 for Windows Server 2003 (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 in Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 for Windows Server 2003 64-bit Itanium Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Server 2003 (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 for Windows XP x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 in Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 in Windows Server 2008 (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 8 in Windows Server 2008 (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer for Windows Server 2003 (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer for Windows Server 2003 64-bit Itanium Edition (KB978207)

Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition (KB978207)

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