Current Microsoft updates are inflicting complications to Home windows 10 customers. In keeping with a Microsoft engineer David James, one of many bugs is now stopping customers from updating Workplace merchandise, courtesy of a certificates loss concern.
Home windows 10 updates break workplace updates
In his tweet, James mentioned that October 2020 Patch Tuesday updates have resulted in a serious certificates failure concern, which is stopping Memcm and Configuration Supervisor from downloading Workplace 365 updates.
solely work round for now till a repair is launched, is run the Admin UI on a machine that is not patched to 10b; and manually sync the o356 patches.
— david james (@djammmer) October 28, 2020
What’s the difficulty?
After downloading Home windows 10 customers downloaded latest October 2020 Patch Tuesday updates, they encountered an error message:
“Obtain of Workplace 365 file failed, error =”
The error happens when Home windows 10 customers attempt to set up the most recent Workplace updates. We don’t but have an official workaround for the issue from Microsoft. It’s endorsed affected Home windows 10 customers roll again to the earlier replace.
In keeping with Microsoft, system and consumer certificates could be misplaced when updating a tool from Home windows 10, model 1809, or later to a later model of Home windows 10.
The difficulty happens totally on units with the most recent cumulative replace (LCU) launched September 16, 2020, or later, and if customers attempt to replace to a later model of Home windows 10 from media or an set up supply.
“This primarily occurs when managed units are up to date utilizing outdated bundles or media by an replace administration device equivalent to Home windows Server Replace Companies (WSUS) or Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Supervisor. This may also occur when utilizing outdated bodily media or ISO pictures that would not have the most recent updates built-in,” Microsoft said.
In associated information, sure Home windows 10 customers upgrading to model 20H2 will obtain an update compatibility error, which happens when customers attempt to entry the sign-in choices or customers’ MMC snap-in.
Equally, for Home windows 10 customers attempting to replace to Home windows 10 v2004 or Home windows 10 v20H2, Microsoft has warned that the method would possibly lead to a cease error when plugging in a Thunderbolt NVMe SSD or trigger an error when accessing MMC Snap-In.
Microsoft is at present working to repair all these points.