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Windows 10 Update 1703 Release April 2017 Breaks Eaglesoft 18

Urgent Warning if Using Eaglesoft 18 on Windows 10

Do not update to Windows 10 Update 1703 (also known as Creators Update or KB4015583) if you are using Eaglesoft version 18.

If your computer is set to automatic updates, it will automatically update to this version. How do you know if your Eaglesoft is being affected? Your login screen date will look like the one below:

Even after you set the date it seems to not take it correctly. The issue causes certain screens within Eaglesoft to appear garbled.

Patterson is reporting that this is a Microsoft Issue that appears to impact areas within Eaglesoft that were written in C++. Patterson Eaglesoft support is reporting that Microsoft will be issuing a hotfix within 60 days to address the issue.

We will keep you updated on the issue as we investigate further. If you need assistance rolling back the update or restoring, please feel free to call us.

For all our clients, we have taken steps to disallow the update from getting on your system. The update will not be installed automatically nor will it prompt you to install. If you believe you are experiencing this problem please call our support team promptly.

Information on the update from Microsoft:

Release Date April 12, 2017

OCS Inc. is now a VMware Solution Provider Professional

OCS Inc. is pleased to announce our new partnership level with VMware as a VMware Solution Provider Professional. This achievement demonstrates our commitment to be an expert in helping customers virtualize their IT environments. Further, in achieving this we acknowledge that this distinction and other VMware solutions are key accelerators for enabling our growth in the virtualization and cloud markets.

Special thanks to our team of IT professionals that helped us achieve this milestone. As soon as we became partners with VMware our team quickly brought their knowledge and competencies to the partnership. Additionally some members of our team underwent training to add additional competencies to themselves and the partnership.

VMware Partner Network is a comprehensive program that provides a common infrastructure, extensive sales and services tools, margin opportunities and industry-recognized training for the entire VMware partner ecosystem, including solution providers, technology partners and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). VMware Partner Network is designed to help ensure a more consistent and successful user experience as well as help partners increase their business potential by increasing their skills in VMware solutions. The program helps partners maximize their investments in VMware virtualization to provide customers with the best end-to-end virtualization solutions available.

OCS Inc. is looking forward to further growing our partnership with VMware and leveraging the VMware technologies to help our customers succeed in their business.

#VMware is a registered trademark and/or trademark of VMware, Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. The use of the term “partner” or “partnership” does not imply a legal partnership relationship between VMware and any other company.

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