Hotfix for AMD/64bit users

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Software' started by kemical, Oct 10, 2009.

  1. kemical

    kemical Windows Forum Admin
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    Aug 28, 2007
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    Microsoft has released an Update which allows the 64-bit versions of Windows Vista SP2 and Windows 7 to take advantage of the enhanced C1E state on AMD multicore processors to lower power consumption by an additional 10%. Note that this hotfix update can only be provided upon request using this form.

  2. RAK

    RAK Extraordinary Member

    Jul 6, 2009
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    It does accompany this cautionary note:
    "For your convenience, we put the hotfix that you requested on an HTTP site. You can download the hotfix from this site without us filling up your e-mail inbox.

    WARNING This hotfix has not undergone full testing. Therefore, it is intended only for systems or computers that are experiencing the exact problem that is described in the one or more Microsoft Knowledge Base articles that are listed in "KB Article Numbers" field in the table at the end of this e-mail message. If you are not sure whether any special compatibility or installation issues are associated with this hotfix, we encourage you to wait for the next service pack release. The service pack will include a fully tested version of this fix. We understand that it can be difficult to determine whether any compatibility or installation issues are associated with a hotfix. If you want confirmation that this hotfix addresses your specific problem, or if you want to confirm whether any special compatibility or installation issues are associated with this hotfix, support professionals in Customer Support Services can help you with that. For information about how to contact support, copy the following link and then past it into your Web browser
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  3. xsever

    xsever New Member

    Aug 25, 2009
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    Did anyone try it yet? Any bugs/improvements?


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