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      • #1912821
        Susan Bradley
        Manager

        Hey I spotted this on the feedback center…. if you are running Windows 10 want to help me vote this up?  I want the old text file back.  The current
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        Susan Bradley Patch Lady

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      • #1912824
        GreatAndPowerfulTech
        AskWoody Lounger

        The newer version is Microsoft response to complaints about there not being enough information on what was happening. How about they put everything into plain text and make it understandable, with more information then ever. They chose to make it difficult to see transparently into what is going on.

        GreatAndPowerfulTech

        • #1912830
          Susan Bradley
          Manager

          I was told it was to save space on the hard drive especially on small hard drives and laptops.  (Yea tell my Acer 32 gig computer that).

          CBS log files are big.  Windowsupdate.log never too huge amount of space on the hard drive in the first place.

          Susan Bradley Patch Lady

          • #1913076
            anonymous
            Guest

            Yes text files are huge but they are very compressible and Microsoft knows how to do this. Keep it simple, Microsoft!

      • #1912849
        rpodric
        AskWoody Lounger

        A “Problem” in Feedback Center can no longer be voted up, at least if you’re on the current version of Feedback Hub on Insider (not sure about other versions).

        There’s a feedback item about it, which you’ll see can be voted up because it’s a Suggestion:

        https://aka.ms/AA5vp4e

        This behavior, while completely nuts, is apparently intentional.

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      • #1913466
        Toa Of Justice
        AskWoody Plus

        I wish I could vote, but both feedback links provided by Susan Bradley and rpodric resulted in the message “Your account doesn’t have access to this feedback.” I’m running Windows 10 1903 Home and am not enrolled in the Insider Program.

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