Windows 11 upgrade stuck on downloading 8%

Issue

Windows 11 upgrade initiated via Windows Updates gets stuck in the "downloading..." stage, and always on 8%. Rebooting the PC and restarting the update does not help, it starts downloading from 0, and gets stuck again at 8%.

Outlook crashes when trying to open a shared calendar

Issue

MS Office 365 Outlook with Exchange Office 365 account crashes when trying to open a shared or other user's calendar. Outlook closes and restarts with the following error logged in Windows Application Logs.

Event ID: 1000

Event ID: 1000
Level: Error
Description:
Faulting application name: OUTLOOK.EXE, version: 16.0.15427.20210, time stamp: 0x62ed4990
Faulting module name: OUTLOOK.EXE, version: 16.0.15427.20210, timestamp: 0x62ed4990
Exception code: 0xc0000005
Fault offset: 0x00000000017d5891
Faulting process id: 0x3018
Faulting application start time: 0x01 d8bb8c591132e5
Faulting application path: C:\Proqram Files\MicrosoftOffice\root\Office16\OUTLOOK.EXE

Uninstall Microsoft Phone Link app

Phone Link App

Windows Phone Link app is not uninstallable via normal Settings or Start Menu UI. However, it's very easy to remove using a single-line PowerShell command.

WiFi not working on Windows 10 laptop

Issue

Windows 10 WiFi Missing

WiFi does not work on Lenovo IdeaPad 330S Windows 10 laptop. Windows Settings has no WiFi options listed as if the PC didn't have a WiFi adapter. Device Manager, however, shows that the WiF adapter is installed and working correctly. Trying to add an external WiFi dongle does not help - drivers get automatically installed and it is then listed in the Device Manager with no issues. but Windows still does now show anything WiFi related.

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