LANDESK Patch News Bulletin: Microsoft has Released KB3138602 to Address a File Contents Option Issue 17-MAR-2016

Version 1

    LANDESK Security and Patch News


    ·         (March 17, 2016) Microsoft has released KB3138602 to address an issue in which the File contents option is always selectable, Start screen becomes blank, or computer freezes during startup in Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, or Windows Server 2012 R2. An update is available to fix these issues. Before you install this update, see the Prerequisites section.

    Issue 1
    Assume that you use File Explorer to search for text within files, and that you have the File contents option selected under Advanced Options on the Search tab. In this situation, the search results aren't correct if the Windows Search service is disabled on your computer.
    Issue 2
    Start screen becomes blank when the following Group Policies is enabled:•User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Start Menu and Taskbar\Remove common program groups from Start Menu
    •User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Start Menu and Taskbar\Remove user's folders from the Start Menu
    Additionally, there's no app tiles listed when you select the down arrow on Start screen. And neither the Power button nor the user tile responds.
    Issue 3
    Computer freezes during startup when the following Group Policy is enabled:•User Configuration\Administrative Templates\System\Download missing COM components

    Please visit the following page for more details:

    New Vulnerabilities

    ·           Vulnerability ID – 3138602_MSU

    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·           Vulnerability ID – N/A

    New Patch Downloads

    ·          windows8.1-kb3138602-v2-x86.msu

    ·          windows8.1-kb3138602-v2-x64.msu

    Where to Send Feedback

    At LANDESK, we are constantly striving to improve our products and services and hope you find these changes reflective of our ongoing commitment to listen to you—our partners and customers—in providing the best possible solutions to meet your needs now and in the future.  Please continue to provide feedback by contacting our local support organization.


    Best regards,

    LANDESK Product Support


    Copyright © 2016 LANDESK Software.  All rights reserved. LANDESK is either a registered trademark or trademark of LANDESK Software, Ltd. or its affiliated entities in the United States and/or other countries. Other names or brands may be claimed as the property of others.


    Information in this document is provided for information purposes only.  The information presented here is subject to change without notice.  This information is not warranted to be error-free, nor subject to any other warranties or conditions, whether expressed orally or implied in law, including any implied warranties and conditions of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. LANDESK disclaims any liability with respect to this document and LANDESK has no responsibility or liability for any third party products of any content contained on any site referenced herein.  This document may not be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, for any purpose, without our prior written permission. For the most current product information, please visit