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Chastity@ASUS
03-22-2011, 05:30 PM
While there are several versions of it for each of their OS's, I'm providing a direct link for Win 7 x64:

http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/2/A/92A8E437-3C72-4AAC-91DF-AC0C834EC15E/Windows6.1-KB2496898-v3-x64.msu

What does it fix, dunno, as the KB page doesn't exist yet. However it does mention:

"Install this update to resolve issues in Windows"

About as informative as Asus' BIOS update info

darkvesperia
03-22-2011, 05:37 PM
heh the one i'm curious about is KB971033. if you did an activation restores using ABR would this hotfix detect it and ruin your day?

Chastity@ASUS
03-22-2011, 07:58 PM
I suppose it's only a concern for non-legit installs :)

TheOriginalTO
03-23-2011, 03:09 AM
So... do you recommend installing it?

SteveP
03-23-2011, 12:03 PM
Depends if you need to use the new symbol for the Indian Rupee:


An update to support the new currency symbol for the Indian Rupee in Windows Vista, in Windows Server 2008, in Windows 7 and in Windows Server 2008 R2

I did for s**ts 'n' giggles.