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Why do Windows Updates all have a name like KB1234567? Is this because they all are referenced in their Knowledge Base?

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Self-answering question ftw. –  Ian Boyd Mar 2 '11 at 15:39

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Yes it is the knowledge base number... so you can quickly find the article about the update and what it fixes in the knowledge base.

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