Category: Windows


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Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 Insider build adds SwiftKey support

June 15, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

ONE OF THE ETERNAL ANNOYANCES of Windows 10, apart from all the other annoyances, has been the lack of support for third-party virtual keyboards. Using a tablet running the operating system really brings home how much we’ve come to depend on […]

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft fixes Cortana flaw that let hackers bypass Windows 10’s lock screen

June 13, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT HAS PATCHED a flaw in its Cortana virtual assistant that could enable hackers to bypass the lock screen on Windows 10 machines. The fix included in Microsoft’s latest Patch Tuesday bug fix bundle, which comprises 12 updates intended to […]

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft will stop offering forum support for Windows 7, 8.1, RT, and more

June 11, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT HAS ANNOUNCED its latest cunning rouse to stop its customers from using the products that they bought legitimately. From next month, the company will cease to operate forum support for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT, Microsoft Security Essentials, […]

Operating systems, Windows

How to shut down Windows 10 properly

June 6, 2018

Via: PC Advisor

Windows 10 may still divide opinion, but if your PC or laptop has it, there are plenty of features to like. One of the default features is Fast Start-up, and it’s turned on by default. This means you computer boots […]

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Microsoft has surpassed Google to become the world’s third most valuable company

May 30, 2018

Via: TechSpot

According to a CNBC report, Microsoft has officially surpassed Google to become the world’s third most valuable company, achieving a market cap of $749 billion compared to Alphabet’s (Google’s parent company) $739 billion cap. To be clear, this is almost […]

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft is forcing Windows 10 version 1803 on users who have deferred updates

May 29, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT APPEARS to be making up its own rules regarding Windows updates once again as users report that they are being forced to download Windows 10 version 1803 (Spring Update) – even if they had set the option to defer […]

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft’s Windows 10 April Update is borking Google Chrome

May 3, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

WE THOUGHT it must be just us. But as usual Reddit, the internet complaining repository has confirmed it – the new Windows 10 Update is borking Chrome – borking Windows (aha). Yes, the Windows 10 April Update, which had already […]

Operating systems, Windows

How to install a virtual machine in Windows 10

April 30, 2018

Via: PC Advisor latest

A virtual machine allows you to try out a new operating system or app risk-free. Here’s How to run a virtual machine on Windows 10. If you need to run more than one operating system on your Windows 10 PC […]

Operating systems, Windows

Here are all the best new features in Microsoft’s Windows 10 April 2018 Update

April 27, 2018

Via: BGR

It’s that time of the year, Windows fans, when Microsoft releases a brand new Windows 10 update. Dubbed Windows 10 April 2018 Update — I agree, it’s pretty dull and unnecessarily long — the latest release brings a bunch of […]

Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft explains (a bit) why we don’t have the Windows 10 Spring Update yet

April 17, 2018

Via: The Inquirer

MICROSOFT HAS given a bit more insight into why we haven’t yet seen the long-awaited Spring Update for Windows 10. The twice-yearly update was expected on 10 April and although Microsoft hasn’t officially named it yet, it’s generally being referred […]