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  • New bug reported with all of this month’s Windows patches

    Posted on March 13th, 2019 at 21:22 woody Comment on the AskWoody Lounge

    In the past hour or so, Microsoft has acknowledged a new bug in the latest cumulative update of every version of Windows 10, and in the Monthly Rollups for Win7 and 8.1. (Security-only patches for Win7 and 8.1 appear to be unaffected.


    After installing this security update, Custom URI Schemes for Application Protocol handlers may not start the corresponding application for local intranet and trusted sites on Internet Explorer.


    Right-click the URL link to open it in a new window or tab.

    Microsoft is working on a resolution and will provide an update in an upcoming release.

    I don’t have any details as yet, but it sounds like avoiding IE is your best bet.

    Thx, Patch Lady!