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
Microsoft UK appoints Clare Barclay as CEO
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Microsoft UK appoints Clare Barclay as CEO

Barclay replaces Cindy Rose, who has moved to lead the company's business across the rest of Western Europe
9 Sep 2020
What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know
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What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know

Microsoft's replacement for Internet Explorer now functions as a genuine alternative to Chrome
9 Sep 2020
Microsoft extends support for Windows 10 version 1803
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Microsoft extends support for Windows 10 version 1803

Enterprise users will now continue to receive security updates until May 2021
28 Aug 2020
How to run Windows 10 on a Mac: Bootcamp vs Parallels
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How to run Windows 10 on a Mac: Bootcamp vs Parallels

Here are three of the best ways to run Windows 10 on a Mac
27 Aug 2020
Windows 10 users complain of performance loss and hardware errors after latest update
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Windows 10 users complain of performance loss and hardware errors after latest update

Dozens of complaints are flooding online forums, many of which are from Lenovo device owners
24 Aug 2020
20 new features in Windows 10
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20 new features in Windows 10

This spring’s big update and a host of add-ons have brought a wealth of new features to Windows 10
21 Aug 2020
Microsoft brings WSL 2 to older Windows 10 versions
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Microsoft brings WSL 2 to older Windows 10 versions

Firm backports updated architecture to enterprise customers still relying on pre-2020 versions of Windows 10
21 Aug 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
18 Aug 2020
How to make and receive phone calls through Windows 10
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How to make and receive phone calls through Windows 10

A guide to setting up Microsoft's 'Your Phone' app, including its updated call features
18 Aug 2020
Need Excel training? Try these 10 cheap or free options
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Need Excel training? Try these 10 cheap or free options

These 10 Excel training resources teach get you the Excel skills you need for free or cheap
17 Aug 2020
Windows will soon mirror smartphone apps on your PC
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Windows will soon mirror smartphone apps on your PC

Your Phone Apps will limit the amount of switching between your PC and smartphone
6 Aug 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
3 Aug 2020
What is Windows PowerShell?
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What is Windows PowerShell?

Find out everything you need to know to get started with the most powerful part of Windows you've never used
24 Jul 2020
Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?
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Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?

We take a look at one of the most basic - and most powerful - features in Windows 10
22 Jul 2020