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Windows 7 On Android Wear Boots, Takes Forever

05/11/2016, Now here is something that you definitely do not see happen every single day – that is, having a version of Windows boot up on a foreign platform such as Android. However, that is the case with this Android Wear smartwatch that has been tweaked so...

Microsoft Will Charge $119 For Windows 10 Upgrades From July

05/05/2016, It doesn’t feel like it but it has almost been a year since Microsoft released Windows 10. Microsoft provided Windows 10 as a free upgrade for all those who were running Windows 7 and Windows 8.1, provided that they upgraded within one year of the...

Microsoft Revises Support Policy For Skylake Devices

03/20/2016, Earlier this year in January, Microsoft outlined a support plan for devices powered by Intel Skylake processors. The plan was aggressive, particularly for enterprise customers, with many taking the company’s “recommendation” as a push...

Xbox One Wireless Controller Adapter Now Supported By Windows 7

12/11/2015, It wasn’t too long ago that Microsoft launched the wireless adapter for the Xbox One controller for the PC. For those who are unfamiliar with the dongle, basically this allows users to use the wireless Xbox One controller with their PC, as opposed to...

Windows Test Update Published

09/30/2015, We do know that we are supposed to keep our machines updated as far as possible, although there are cases of botched updates in the past, this does not mean that we avoid them altogether, as essential security patches and fixes do play a role, too. In...

Microsoft Update Disables SafeDisc, Breaks Some Old Games

09/24/2015, If you have some old games lying around in disc format that maybe you’d like to play again in the future, there is a chance that you might not be able to, especially if you’re running a Windows 7, 8, or Vista computer. Why is this? Apparently this is...

Start10 Brings The Windows 7 Start Menu Back To Windows 10

08/13/2015, Windows 7 was pretty much the last time we saw the Start Menu. Microsoft had initially tried to do away with it in Windows 8 but it did not sit so well. They later tried to introduce a variant of it but unfortunately that did not work out so great either,...

Windows 8.1 Finally Overtakes Windows XP On The Desktop

07/01/2015, We suppose out of all the Windows versions that have been released in the past decade or so, Windows XP and Windows 7 are probably some of the favorites. Windows Vista kind of bombed and Windows 8 was met with a rather chilly reception to, no thanks to...

Duet Display Turns Your iPad Into A Secondary Display For Your PC

05/12/2015, With the Retina display on the iPads, it would be reasonable to think that they would make for great monitors, or at least a secondary one, especially if you’re on the road and packing a monitor with you is pretty much out of the question. There are...

How To Start Windows Safe Mode (XP, Win 7, Win 8)

04/30/2015, For Troubleshooting problems, Windows Safe mode is quite essential. Although, most of the problems can easily be solved in normal mode, but still there are some sticky ones that won’t go away that easily. In safe mode, minimum programs and drivers are...

Windows 7 In Boot Camp No Longer Supported By Apple’s New MacBooks

03/20/2015, As much as some users love OS X, there are some softwares that aren’t available for the platform which is why they might have to turn to Boot Camp to install Windows to allow them to run said software. Unfortunately if you’re still refusing to upgrade...

Windows 7 ISO Download Now Available

02/26/2015, Long time Windows users would have known by now that trying to fix issues involving Windows, or to perform a simple reinstall can end up as a real annoying experience, especially when it comes to making use of the install DVD – which some machines...

Project Spartan Could Arrive On Windows 7 If There Is Enough Demand

01/28/2015, Project Spartan, for those who missed Microsoft’s Windows 10 announcement, will be the default browser when it comes to the Windows 10 platform. New operating system, new browser, we guess we can see where Microsoft is coming from, but what about older...

Windows 7’s Mainstream Support Comes To An End

01/13/2015, Given that Windows 8 featured a brand new UI, one that is understandably confusing, we’re sure many of you guys have refused to upgrade and have kept using older builds of Windows instead, like Windows 7. Now the bad news is that if you’re still on...