Every Windows 10 version received update package on Feb 2020 Patch Tuesday. Among them, KB4524244 was for Windows 10 standalone security update. Unfortunately, the patch caused severe issues on various problems as numerous users reported.
Therefore, Microsoft has decided to reverse the patch from Windows Update, Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) or Microsoft Update Catalog. Furthermore, Microsoft has strictly advised all this user that this will not affect all those who have already applied the update on their system including Latest Cumulative Update (LCU), Monthly Rollup or Security Only update.
KB4524244 For Windows 10 led Issues
KB4524244 caused the following issues –
Manually Uninstall it if Causes Problems
Even though Windows 10 has removed the KB4524244 update for now, and you already have updated your system. You can perform the following solution below to reset your device –
As of now, users are requested to follow the steps above and the tech giant is looking for some better alternative to this update in the future.
No further Updates
Since Microsoft has already announced that this update is being removed from all the versions of Windows 10, hence no further update will be available for it in the future.
All the users are requested to uninstall or remove the KB4524244 update from their system to fix any issue they are facing or may face in the future.
Source – Microsoft message center.