Modifications in version 10.4

- Support removed for Windows 8 (w62 x86) since Microsoft discontinued support for it on January 12, 2016 (see https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/lifecycle#Microsoft-Windows-81)
- Mandatory installation of most recent Internet Explorer on Windows Vista, 7 and Server 2008(R2) (x86/x64) systems (see https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/WindowsForBusiness/End-of-IE-support)
- Speeded up determination of dynamic Office updates by integrating UnxUtils (http://sourceforge.net/projects/unxutils/) "join" and "gsort" (Thanks to "hbuhrmester")
- Speeded up determination of missing updates on Windows Vista, 7 and Server 2008(R2) (x86/x64) systems by adding kb3124000 (MS16-005) to scan prerequisites (Thanks to "Denniss", "Dalai" and the community)
- Dynamically determined updates will now be validated only once a day (Thanks to "hbuhrmester", "aker" and "Denniss")
- DownloadUpdates.cmd script will now check for sufficient file system rights (Thanks to "hbuhrmester")
- DownloadUpdates.cmd script will now support "/excludewinglb" switch to avoid Silverlight downloads (Thanks to "boco")
- UpdateGenerator.ini file will now support "includewinglb" setting in [Options] to control "/excludewinglb" switch for DownloadUpdates.cmd script
- Fix: Enhanced hashdeep verification stability by deleting zero size checksum files (Thanks to "hbuhrmester")
- Fix: URLs corrected in StaticDownloadLinks-sysinternals.txt (Thanks to "hbuhrmester" and "harry")
- Fix: builddate.txt file will now also support dd.mmm.yyyy date format (Thanks to S. Sutherland)
- Fix: FAQs corrected (Thanks to "aker")

Modifications in version 10.3.2

- Microsoft Silverlight updated to v. 5.1.41212.0 (Thanks to "harry")
- Fix: Replaced superseded Visio 2010 Security Update kb3101526 (MS15-116) by kb3114402 (MS16-004)
- Fix: Replaced superseded Visio 2016 Security Update kb3101507 (MS15-116) by kb3114511 (MS16-004)
- Fix: Moved kb2552343 for Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 (x86/x64) from static installation definitions to scan prerequisites (Thanks to "jonas" and "aker")
- Fix: Removed kb2592687 from Remote Desktop Connection 8.1 client installation on Windows 7 / Server 2008 R2 (x86/x64) systems (Thanks to "jonas")
- Fix: Excluded obsolete kb3097877 for Windows 10 x64 from download (Thanks to "aker")
- Fix: AddCustomLanguageSupport.cmd script contained invalid file name prefix for .NET Framework 4.6.1 (Thanks to "hbuhrmester")

Modifications in version 10.3.1

- Fix: DoUpdate.cmd script contained invalid installation file name for .NET Framework 4.6.1

Modifications in version 10.3

- Speeded up determination of missing updates on Windows Vista, 7 and Server 2008(R2) (x86/x64) systems by adding kb3087039 (MS15-097) and kb3109094 (MS15-128 and MS15-135) to scan prerequisites (Thanks to "Denniss", "Dalai", "aker" and the community)
- .NET Framework 4 updated to v. 4.6.1 (Thanks to "boco", "harry" and "aker")
- C++ 2015 Runtime Libraries updated to v. 14.0.23506 (Thanks to "Denniss" and "harry")
- Microsoft Silverlight updated to v. 5.1.41105.0 (Thanks to "harry")
- Aria2 download utility updated to v. 1.19.3 (Thanks to "harry")
- Fix: Replaced superseded Windows Update Client improvement updates (kb3102810/kb3102812) for Windows 7 / 8.1 (x86/x64) and Server 2008/2012 R2 by Windows Update Client December 2015 (kb3112343/kb3112336) (Thanks to "harry")
- Fix: Replaced superseded Lync 2013 Security Update kb3101496 (MS15-116 and MS15-123) by kb3114351 (MS15-128)
- Fix: Replaced superseded Lync 2016 Security Update kb3085634 (MS15-116 and MS15-123) by kb3114372 (MS15-128)
- Fix: .NET Framework 4.6 was erroneously offered for installation on Windows 10 Threshold 2 systems (Thanks to "aker")
- Fix: Download target "ofc glb" was executed twice if Office 2016 was selected in addition to any other Office product (Thanks to "banzeo" and "hbuhrmester")
- Fix: USB filters for Windows did not exclude Office 2016 (Thanks to "hbuhrmester")
- Fix: Minor bug in RemoveOffice2010x64Support.cmd script (Thanks to "pandabianco")
- Fix: Linux scripts' improvements (Thanks to H. Hullen)