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Microsoft releases updated Vista reliability, stability and compatibility pack

Windows UpdateYou know, we're starting to think that by the time Microsoft actually gets around to releasing Windows Vista SP1, all the major updates will already have been made available as update packs and hotfixes.

Microsoft has just released yet another compatibility, reliability, and stability pack for Vista. Here are some of the highlights:
  • Extended battery life on mobile devices
  • Improved stability of computers that use a UPS
  • Improves reliability when opening a startup application menu
  • Improves wireless network service stability
  • Shortens startup time
  • Shortens recovery time after a period of inactivity
  • Fixes a compatibility issue with some third-party anti-virus apps
The latest update comes in two varieties: an x86 download and an x64 download.


Tags: compatibility, osupdates, reliability, sp1, stability, vista, vista-service-pack, windows-update, windows-vista