Microsoft investigating Windows Start menu and taskbar shortcuts disappearing – The Verge
Microsoft says it's aware of Windows Start menu and taskbar application shortcuts disappearing. IT admins have raised the issue, which appears to …
Buggy Microsoft Defender ASR rule deletes Windows app shortcuts – Bleeping Computer
Windows admins are reporting that the ASR rule is deleting shortcuts belonging to both Microsoft apps and third-party apps.
Microsoft Defender ASR rules remove icons and apps shortcuts from Taskbar – The Register
Some said they are experiencing it on both Windows 10 and Windows 11. “I noticed it at around 8.45am (UTC),” one techie at an independent software …
Windows App Shortcuts Deleted on Friday 13 – Redmondmag.com
Microsoft is working to fix a problem with deleted Windows shortcuts that happened after a recent Windows Defender update.
Microsoft to Fix Defender Bug Deleting Windows Apps Shortcuts from Taskbar
Microsoft is investigating a new bug that's currently removing application shortcuts from the Taskbar and Start Menu on Windows PCs.
Patch now to address critical Windows zero-day flaw – Computerworld
The first Patch Tuesday of the year from Microsoft addresses 98 security vulnerabilities, with 10 classified as critical for Windows.
Windows Defender update deletes Start Menu, Taskbar, Desktop shortcuts – IT PRO
Another said: “..looks like that all shortcuts which are located in ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs will be deleted instantly”.
Microsoft brings the Windows 11 Media Player to Windows 10 | BetaNews
Microsoft is bringing the same Media Player app found in Windows 11 to the older operating system, migrating users away from the Groove Music app. See …
Microsoft Windows Start Menu Issue Now Fixed — App Shortcuts Not Restored?
The Microsoft Windows Start Menu issue caused by a buggy Microsoft Defender update has now been fixed. Some users were surprised when the Start …
Microsoft reminds all it's Friday the 13th as Defender deletes shortcuts on Windows 10
Microsoft Defender goofed up again as system admins found it was deleting shortcuts on Windows 10 from the Start menu and Taskbar.