LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB3042216 that Fixes a DPI Scaling Issue 18-MAY-2015

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    ·     (May 18, 2015) Microsoft has released KB3042216 that fixes an issue that occurs when you attach an external monitor that has low DPI scaling in Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, or Windows Server 2012 R2.

    Consider the following scenario:•You have a Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, or Windows Server 2012 R2 system that has a touch screen and high DPI scaling.
    •You attach an external monitor that has low DPI scaling, and then you select the duplicate mode.
    •You set the display configuration to one of the following options:•PC screen only
    •Second screen only

    •After the displays are rescaled, you access the desktop shortcut menu.
    •You click the desktop outside the shortcut menu, and then you try to dismiss the shortcut menu.
    In this scenario, the shortcut menu is not dismissed. Instead, an item of the shortcut menu is selected.

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    New Vulnerabilities     

      ·        Vulnerability ID – 3042216_MSU  


    Changed Vulnerabilities     

    ·       Vulnerability ID – N/A    


    New Patch Downloads     

    ·        windows8.1-kb3042216-x86.msu  

    ·        windows8.1-kb3042216-x64.msu  


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