(Ry)Zen and Kaby Lake CPUs with Win 7 or 8

(Ry)Zen and Kaby Lake CPUs with Win 7 or 8

Post#1 » Tue May 16, 2017 6:02 pm

If you are like me and running WMC on a newer CPU

Intel seventh (7th)-generation processors (Kaby Lake) or later
AMD "Bristol Ridge" (Seventh generation) or newer
Qualcomm "8996"

Microsoft was released few updates with (Ry)Zen and Kaby Lake CPUs detection with new annoying ballot screen, see attached.
These updates are fixing lot of relevant bugs, but also crippling Windows Update for users with modern CPUs.





fix can be found here
https://forums.mydigitallife.info/threa ... 8-1.74049/
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Post#2 » Wed May 17, 2017 4:46 am

Thanks for the link.
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Post#3 » Sat May 20, 2017 7:58 pm

Rainey wrote:If you are like me and running WMC on a newer CPU

Intel seventh (7th)-generation processors (Kaby Lake) or later
AMD "Bristol Ridge" (Seventh generation) or newer
Qualcomm "8996"

Microsoft was released few updates with (Ry)Zen and Kaby Lake CPUs detection with new annoying ballot screen, see attached.
These updates are fixing lot of relevant bugs, but also crippling Windows Update for users with modern CPUs.





fix can be found here
https://forums.mydigitallife.info/threa ... 8-1.74049/


And Microsoft CLAIMS they will support Windows 7 till 2020 and Windows 8.1 till 2023... This is not support. I wish someone would open a class action lawsuit against them.
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