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Windows 11 now causing problems with printers, Microsoft details how it reduced update sizes by 40%

October 15, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Brother, a Japanese firm that sells computer-related electronics, says that a substantial amount of its printers may not function correctly when used via a USB connection in Windows 11. A help article (via BleepingComputer) warns that users updating to Windows […]


Operating systems, Windows

Non-compliant PCs running Windows 11 are getting updates after all

October 14, 2021

Via: TechRadar

When Microsoft released Windows 11, it was made clear that anyone trying to forcibly run the new operating system on a non-compliant device wouldn’t receive supported updates. In fact, some attempts to run the OS resulted in users reporting a […]


Operating systems, Windows

First Windows 11 Patch Tuesday slows down AMD CPUs even more than the release build

October 13, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Yesterday, Microsoft released the first Patch Tuesday update for Windows 11, which brought a number of fixes to the new operating system. Most notably, it solved compatibility issues between certain Intel “Killer” and “SmartByte” networking software and Windows 11, where […]


Operating systems, Windows

From Windows 95 to Windows 11: A Matter of Perspective

October 11, 2021

Via: TechNewsWorld

Windows 11 launched last week, and since my career as an external analyst started at the same time Windows 95 did, I feel deeply connected to this platform. In 1995, Microsoft spent a mint on demand generation for the platform […]


Operating systems, Others, Software Category, Windows

Android 12 or Windows 11: Which one do you think is the bigger and better upgrade?

October 11, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

Google and Microsoft released their latest OS updates this week. While Android 12 is yet to roll out to most users, Windows 11 is now generally available on compatible devices. Considering the XDA community is chock full of early adopters, […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 11 is killing game performance for PCs with AMD processors

October 7, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Windows 11 has an issue with AMD processors, Team Red has confirmed, and it could have a substantial performance impact with some games. AMD made the warning via a support post on ‘Windows 11 performance variation in certain applications’, underlining […]


Operating systems, Windows

Don’t install Windows 11 today

October 5, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Windows 11 is now officially out– but should you download it? While it may be tempting to download and install Windows 11 right now, I recommend holding on a few days, or even weeks, before you grab the new operating […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 11 update requirements will exclude the people who need to use it most

October 1, 2021

Via: TechRadar

The Windows 11 requirements have caused some debate over the last few weeks, but if you were looking forward to updating to the new operating system on an enterprise device. A survey from Lansweeper that gathered data from around 30 […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft Launches Windows 11 Build 22468: VPN Settings and More Fixes

September 30, 2021

Via: Tech Times

Microsoft has released the latest Insider Preview Build 22468 for Windows 11. Here are the few changes that you should know. According to XDA’s report on Wednesday, Sept. 29, the new option can now allow the user to get rid […]


Operating systems, Windows

Windows 11 setup warns that you aren’t “entitled” to updates on unsupported PCs

September 23, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Officially, running Windows 11 will require a newer PC that meets all of the operating system’s performance and security requirements. Unofficially, running Windows 11 without meeting those requirements will be possible, but we still don’t know much about the details—how […]