No one will help you, no one will support you, no one will ever hear you cry!
The best patch to this sorry-looking, miserable, ill-fated, bugged, problematic and sick operating system is to format your hard disk and install a fresh copy of Windows XP Pro (Home Edition if you must). Even Windows 98 SE is a better choice (As Microsoft themselves say, and as support for this Joke-OS is virtually non-existent). No, an upgrade is not an option. Format your HD and get done with it.
If you really must, Windows ME requires the following security-related patches:
Note: Applying these patches will not help your OS. Your OS is sick. It was a genetic hybrid, a no-no, a product of some really bad stuff someone at Microsoft took one stormy night. Format your HD and burn your ME CD.
Daniel Petri is a world-known IT professional, technical trainer and creator of one of the world’s largest IT knowledge bases – www.petri.com. Daniel consults to leading global Fortune 1000 companies in Microsoft IT Infrastructure and Engineering strategies.
For his contribution to the IT Pro community Daniel has received the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for the 14th time. Daniel’s professional certifications include Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Microsoft Certified System Administrator and Microsoft Certified Trainer.
While working for Microsoft, Daniel serves as a Senior Premier Field Engineer (PFE) specializing in Windows Server OS and Active Directory.
Daniel now works for ObserveIT, makers of the Insider Threat Detection software, where he holds the role of Senior Solutions Architect, where he manages large deployment projects and partner and customer training programs.
In his spare time, Daniel rides a 1200cc 2015 model Ducati Multistrada 1200S bike and manages the Israeli Bikers forum.
You can contact Daniel at daniel-at-petri-dot-co-dot-il.
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