Windows 10: the blocking for the 2004 version is lifted on the Surface

Technology: Microsoft was preventing certain Surface devices from updating to the 2004 version due to technical issues. The blockade was lifted on June 29.
Microsoft releases the block it placed on certain Surface devices to prevent them from updating to version 2004. This block prevented users of certain Surface models manufactured by Microsoft, including Surface Laptop 3 and Surface Pro 7, from downloading and manually install the latest Windows 10 feature update.

According to information released as part of the May 2020 update, devices with more than one network adapter capable of operating in "Always On, Always Connected" mode may experience unexpected shutdowns and reboots. The Surface Laptop 3 and Surface Pro 7 both fall into this category. (Other surface devices can also be included; I asked Microsoft for a list of affected devices, but got no response).



Several technical problems when launching the updateEven though a patch (KB4557957) was released on June 9 as part of …

France records its heaviest record since the start of the pandemic

France has recorded a total of 8,911 deaths since the end of January, or more than 833 deaths in 24 hours, the Minister of Health announced on Monday April 6. The coronavirus epidemic has killed 8,911 people since its start in France, including 833 in the past 24 hours, said Minister of Health Olivier Véran on Monday April 6, announcing a "vast plan" of screening in nursing homes. Of these additional deaths, 605 occurred in hospitals, the others in institutions for dependent elderly people (Ehpad) or in medico-social institutions, said the minister. The number of resuscitation patients in serious condition recorded its lowest net balance since the start of containment measures on March 17 with 94 more patients, but "we are not at the end of the epidemic ascent "warned the minister.
 
France records its heaviest record since the start of the pandemic

Olivier Véran also announced the launch of a "vast screening operation" for coronavirus in nursing homes, hard hit with at least 2,417 deaths recorded since the start of the epidemic in nursing homes and other medico-social establishments. . This involves "testing all residents and all staff from the appearance of the first confirmed case (...) within the establishment", which "will allow positive cases to be grouped within sectors dedicated within nursing homes to avoid contamination of other residents, "said the minister. He did not give more details, but indicated to have "met with Dominique Bussereau, president of the association of French departments, which assured me of the full and whole support of the departments to be able to carry out massive actions as of tomorrow in all establishments ".



Olivier Véran also called on the French not to be relaxed about the containment, which he considered "the visible impact (...) in the territories where the virus circulates a lot". But "it's not over" and "the pressure is still very strong, enormous on hospitals, that's why I say that confinement must continue (…) the time is right to stay with us and to continue this containment effort, "he insisted.