- The computer is domain-joined.
- You have the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) mode enabled.
- You have installed update 2990184 on the computer.
For more information, see A FIPS-compliant recovery password cannot be saved to AD DS for BitLocker in Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 (2990184).
- After you install update 3133977 on a Windows 7 x64-based system that includes an ASUS-based main board, the system does not start, and it generates a Secure Boot error on the ASUS BIOS screen. This problem occurs because ASUS allowed the main board to enable the Secure Boot process even though Windows 7 does not support this feature.
To resolve this problem, go to the following ASUS support website to learn how to disable Secure Boot for Windows 7:
Note The Secure Boot feature is supported in Windows 10. To learn more about the security advantages of this feature and about the upgrade path from Windows 7 to Windows 10, go to the following Windows website:
Method 1: Windows UpdateThis update is provided as a Recommended update on Windows Update. For more information on how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.
Method 2: Microsoft Download CenterThe following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center.
|All supported x86-based versions of Windows 7||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows 7||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2||Download the package now.|
|All supported IA-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2||Download the package now.|
Registry informationTo apply this update, you don't have to make any changes to the registry.
Restart requirementThis update will require the system to restart two times in order to complete the installation of the update.
Update replacement informationThis update doesn't replace a previously released update.
Article ID: 3133977 - Last Review: Apr 23, 2017 - Revision: 4