Windows 7

16 ways to speed up your laptop
Laptops

16 ways to speed up your laptop

Does your ageing laptop need a boost? We look at the software tweaks and hardware upgrades that will give your computer a new lease of life
2 Nov 2020
16 ways to speed up your laptop
Laptops

16 ways to speed up your laptop

Does your ageing laptop need a boost? We look at the software tweaks and hardware upgrades that will give your computer a new lease of life
16 Sep 2020
Virtualise Windows 7 under Windows 10
Microsoft Windows

Virtualise Windows 7 under Windows 10

It isn’t safe to run a Windows 7 PC connected to the internet, but if you don’t want to lose access to your apps and setup this is a cunning workaroun…
5 Jul 2020
Apple MacBook Pro 15in vs Dell XPS 15: Clash of the titans
Laptops

Apple MacBook Pro 15in vs Dell XPS 15: Clash of the titans

Can Apple take on the king of enterprise tech?
6 Mar 2020
The autopsy of Windows 7
Microsoft Windows

The autopsy of Windows 7

Report of a postmortem examination
29 Feb 2020
The IT Pro Podcast: Farewell Windows 7
Microsoft Windows

The IT Pro Podcast: Farewell Windows 7

We reflect on the legacy of one of Microsoft's most enduringly popular operating systems
17 Jan 2020
Windows 7 ends: what do you do next?
Microsoft Windows

Windows 7 ends: what do you do next?

From SMBs to big business and individuals, after 10 years it's time to move on from Windows 7
4 Jan 2020
Best Windows Phone apps for 2018
Windows Phone 8
Mobile Phones

Best Windows Phone apps for 2018

We list the important Windows Phone apps to help you choose what to download
8 Aug 2018
windows 10 vs windows 8 vs windows 7 review
operating systems

windows 10 vs windows 8 vs windows 7 review

Redmond operating system smack-down
18 Apr 2018
Getting Windows onto your new SSD
solid state storage (SSD)

Getting Windows onto your new SSD

Whether you want to start afresh or migrate from an existing disk, here’s how to make the move
8 Dec 2017
Vista: Finally, the end is nigh
Windows Vista box shot
operating systems

Vista: Finally, the end is nigh

Operating system will get no further updates as Microsoft withdraws support
12 Apr 2017
Android usurps Windows as world's favourite OS
Google Android

Android usurps Windows as world's favourite OS

But Windows is still more popular in Europe...
4 Apr 2017
Microsoft: Windows 7 can't keep up with security needs
Windows 7 Boxes
operating systems

Microsoft: Windows 7 can't keep up with security needs

Microsoft Germany blasts its own operating system for being 'outdated'
17 Jan 2017
Microsoft announced tools for creative professionals
News

Microsoft announced tools for creative professionals

At yesterday's event, Microsoft announced several products developed to help people 'create'
27 Oct 2016
Windows Troubleshooting Platform 'is serving malware'
malware

Windows Troubleshooting Platform 'is serving malware'

Troubleshooting service used as a pathway to con victims into downloading malware
7 Oct 2016
Dell Latitude 11 review
Reviews

Dell Latitude 11 review

Dell's tablet is a plain product for a premium price
28 Jun 2016
A quarter of Windows devices open to hack
Security

A quarter of Windows devices open to hack

Duo Security found Windows computers, tablets and smartphones could be affected by 700 vulnerabilities
11 May 2016
Skype Translator rolling out to Windows Desktops
Software

Skype Translator rolling out to Windows Desktops

Skype Translator on Windows now available in six voice and 50 written languages
2 Oct 2015
acer revo build first look
First look

acer revo build first look

It’s like magic Lego but for mini PCs
3 Sep 2015
Microsoft issues bug fix one day before Windows 10 launch
News

Microsoft issues bug fix one day before Windows 10 launch

Update KB3074683 fixes Explorer crashing fault
28 Jul 2015
acer travelmate p256-m review
Laptops

acer travelmate p256-m review

A budget 15in workhouse that has everything you need
24 Jul 2015
Best business laptops under £500
row of laptops
Laptops

Best business laptops under £500

Midrange laptops can offer a bit more poke for business use. We round up the notebooks you should ponder purchasing
16 Jul 2015
Best Ultrabooks to buy in 2015
Lenovo Ultrabook
Laptops

Best Ultrabooks to buy in 2015

Need to upgrade your laptop? We take a look at the best Ultrabooks on the market
3 Jul 2015