Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug
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Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug

The bug triggers forced reboots in affected systems, with no option to stop or delay it
11 Jan 2021
Microsoft hints at “sweeping visual rejuvenation” of Windows
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Microsoft hints at “sweeping visual rejuvenation” of Windows

The company is also said to be working on a new Outlook app to replace the built-in Mail and Calendar apps on Windows 10
5 Jan 2021
How to reinstall Windows 10 without losing data
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How to reinstall Windows 10 without losing data

Reinstalling Windows 10 can wipe your system clean; here’s how to keep your files intact
24 Dec 2020
How to speed up Windows 10
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How to speed up Windows 10

Does Windows 10 feel a bit sluggish for you? Read on for tips and tricks to speed up the OS...
23 Dec 2020
How to fix a blue screen of death error in Windows 10
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How to fix a blue screen of death error in Windows 10

There’s a handful of ways to counter Windows 10’s most infamous system error
11 Dec 2020
Windows 10 might soon be able to run Android apps
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Windows 10 might soon be able to run Android apps

Microsoft's rumoured Project Latte software could bring mobile apps to the desktop
30 Nov 2020
How to protect your remote workforce
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How to protect your remote workforce

Working from home is the “new normal” for many, but how does a business keep its remote staff secure?
24 Nov 2020
Windows 10 and the tools for agile working
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Windows 10 and the tools for agile working

How the shift to Windows 10 Pro can help to get your agile workforce moving
24 Nov 2020
Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022
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Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022

The company says the COVID-19 pandemic has stalled some businesses' Windows 10 migration plans
23 Nov 2020
PowerShell vs CMD: Unlocking the Power of Windows
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PowerShell vs CMD: Unlocking the Power of Windows

We explore the power of Powershell and why it's a worthy successor to the command line interface
13 Nov 2020
Python founder Guido van Rossum joins Microsoft
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Python founder Guido van Rossum joins Microsoft

He joins the firm’s Developer Division as Python breaks into the top two most popular languages for the first time
13 Nov 2020
Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows Kernel flaw
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Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows Kernel flaw

The patch is one of 112 issued in November's Patch Tuesday
11 Nov 2020
How do I fix the Windows 10 Start Menu if it's frozen?
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How do I fix the Windows 10 Start Menu if it's frozen?

If your Start menu stops working in Windows 10, here’s what you can do to fix it
4 Nov 2020
Google discloses actively-exploited Windows zero-day vulnerability
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Google discloses actively-exploited Windows zero-day vulnerability

The vulnerability gives an attacker admin-level control of the targeted Windows computer
2 Nov 2020
Ten free ways to speed up Windows 10
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Ten free ways to speed up Windows 10

Not ready to shell out for a new SSD? Here are some free tips you can try to speed up Windows 10
26 Oct 2020
Parallels Desktop brings Windows 10 apps to Chromebooks
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Parallels Desktop brings Windows 10 apps to Chromebooks

The integration allows enterprise users to run full-featured Windows apps on their devices, as well as share files and documents
21 Oct 2020
Microsoft releases two emergency Windows patches
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Microsoft releases two emergency Windows patches

Windows Codecs Library and Visual Studio Code are afflicted with remote code execution flaws
19 Oct 2020
Microsoft is forcibly installing PWAs on Windows 10
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Microsoft is forcibly installing PWAs on Windows 10

Users have the option to uninstall the forced update
15 Oct 2020
Windows 10 update sparks driver compatibility fears
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Windows 10 update sparks driver compatibility fears

Over-zealous verification checks designed to tighten security may block some older drivers
15 Oct 2020
Windows XP source code allegedly leaked online
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Windows XP source code allegedly leaked online

The suspected Microsoft operating system files were spread on the anonymous forum 4chan
25 Sep 2020
Microsoft Edge will arrive on Linux next month
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Microsoft Edge will arrive on Linux next month

Preview version of the web browser aims to court developers and advanced users to Edge
23 Sep 2020
Lenovo laptops crashing after Windows 10 update, but there’s a fix
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Lenovo laptops crashing after Windows 10 update, but there’s a fix

A faulty Windows patch is forcing ThinkPads into an endless boot loop
21 Sep 2020
Make Linux look like Windows 7
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Make Linux look like Windows 7

If you can't quite bear to let Microsoft's recently retired operating system go, Ubuntu Linux can be fashioned into a suitable substitute
10 Sep 2020