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Microsoft pulls down the released Windows 10 November Update

A few days ago Microsoft rolled out a major Windows 10 November update or “Fall Update” or “Version 1511″. It was worth updating as there were some cool features. However, the process wasn’t a smooth affair for some Windows users. […]

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PC Tech Support warns customers about upgrading to Windows 10

Microsoft has been pitching the Windows 10 ecosystem aggressively and it does seems that the Redmond giant wants all of the PCs to switch to the latest operating system. However, PC Makers tech support line begs to differ, if you […]

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586 released

After releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10576 last week, Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10586 today to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. The Windows team says this build in their internal ring was very smooth […]

Microsoft ending sale of Windows 8 and Windows 7 in 2016

Microsoft is making a push to end distribution of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 beginning in November 2016. It means that if you’re set out to purchase a copy of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, you might want to do […]

Microsoft spells out next steps in Windows 10 upgrade rollout

In the past, there were numerous reports on confusion about Windows 10 upgrade process. The notifications gently prodded you into installing the OS. Starting next year, things are going to change. The Windows 10 upgrade will be categorized as a […]

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Microsoft stops selling Windows 8 and 8.1 Pro Pack and Media Pack

If you are looking for an upgrade from Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 Home to Pro versions, you unluckily are late now. As announced earlier, Microsoft has stopped selling Windows 8 and 8.1 Pro Pack and Media Pack as of […]

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Windows 10 to let users use Windows 8.1/8/7 Product Key for activation

Lifting suspense on what happens to the Windows 10 license for those who upgraded from Windows 8.1/8/7, Microsoft has confirmed that Windows 10 will let users use Windows 8.1/8/7 Product Key for activation. A clarification that many users have been […]

Control Panel will be phased out in Windows 10

The Control Panel had been an integral part of Windows since the beginning and helped in tweaking and customizing the operating system. In a tweet by Gabriel Aul, the chief of Windows Insider Program, he said that Control Panel will […]

Microsoft’s Gov Maharaj gently denounced CCleaner

We all know that CCleaner is among the most popular freeware Registry & Junk Cleaner for Windows. It cleans out the registry and junk files and supposedly makes your Windows computer faster. We say supposedly because it is not entirely […]

New Scheme Of Things for Windows 10 IoT Core

Last month (August) Steve Tiexeira of Windows announced Windows Insider release for Windows 10 IoT Core, a version of Windows targeted specifically for small and embedded device having or not having screens, and tuned to run Windows Universal Apps and […]

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10547 released

Microsoft today released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10547 for PCs on the Fast ring. The last build released was 10532. Build 10547 fixes some of the bugs, improves over the previous build and adds some new features. Let us […]

Microsoft is auto-downloading Windows 10 to your Computer

Many users have reported that Microsoft was proactively auto-downloading Windows 10 to their computers whether or not they opted in. Users having the option of automatic updates enabled on their machine, running earlier versions of Windows like Windows 8.1 or […]

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Telemetry and Data Collection Updates come to Windows 7/8

After Windows 10 was found to be guilty of transferring a constant stream of information to Microsoft servers, it looks like Windows 7 and Windows 8 users won’t be spared either.  Ghacks reports that Windows 7 and 8 users who […]

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10532 for PC released to Fast Ring

Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10532 for PC to the fast ring today. This new build is coming within 10 days of earlier build 10525 release. Apart from bug fixes, improvements there are some new features too. […]

Windows 10 is running on 75 Million Devices and some more fun facts

Did you know, Windows 10 is already running on 75 million devices? Such fun facts and many others were tweeted today by Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate Vice President of Marketing for Windows and Devices. Its almost a month since Windows 10  […]

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Tweak Windows 10 with Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4; Now available!

Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4 for Windows 10, 64-bit and 32-bit has been released and is now available doe download from our site. Apart from including the usual tweaks, this freeware adds several tweaks that let you tweak your Privacy settings. […]

Microsoft Security Updates available as ISO-9660 DVD5 image files

Microsoft Security Updates have been made available by Microsoft as ISO-9660 DVD5 image files. One can download over 10 years of Microsoft Security Updates in ISO-9660 DVD5 image files. These are obtained as per monthly basis, and contain security updates […]

Desktop Optimization Pack

Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack with Windows 10 support is now here!

Microsoft recently released a pack of desktop optimization tools including recovery, deployment and virtualization tools along with the Windows 10 support. The Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack or MDOP is now available to download for the MSDN subscribers. Microsoft Desktop Optimization […]

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Fitbit’s new Universal Windows App launched for Windows 10

The health conscious lot out there, this is a great news for you! Fitbit, the American company that builds wireless and digital wearable devices and apps for tracking fitness, has launched their first Universal Windows app for Windows 10. The […]

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Apple releases Boot Camp 6.1 to support Windows 10

A wide range of Macbook can now get the 64 bit version of Windows 10, states a support document posted by Apple today. Apple is rolling out the updated version of Boot Camp 6.1 only for the Yosemite users. Which […]

Windows 10 IoT Core Rasperry Pi

Windows 10 IoT Core is now live

Before the release of the Windows 10 operating system, Microsoft declared that it is going to be one of the powerful OS which the world had never seen before. The company said that Windows 10 will be the type of […]

Microsoft details what Windows 10 cumulative update KB3081436 fixes

Microsoft recently released three security updates for Windows 10, well, mainly for Edge and Internet Explorer. All updates are critical, so we expect users to obtain then as soon as possible. We’re going to talk a little about what the […]

Now sync Shared folders in OneDrive

You can now sync Shared folders in OneDrive. This was one of the most requested feature by users and now has been added. Omar Shahine, Group Program Manager for OneDrive tweeted about it. Sync Shared folders in OneDrive Some more […]