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Redstone Could Be Next Windows Update

10/12/2015, Windows 10 has certainly seen a very impressive take up rate so far, where earlier last week, we did report that it ran on more than 10 million devices already, which is no mean feat. Still, there is a long way to go before Windows 10 becomes the ruling...

Cortana Can Now Pull LinkedIn Contact Information On Windows 10

10/01/2015, Microsoft’s virtual private assistant, Cortana, already has lots of useful features both on mobile and on Windows 10, making it much easier for users to get various tasks done by simply using voice commands. The company today announced a new...

Microsoft Boasts 669,000 Apps In The Windows Store

09/27/2015, As we have said many times in the past, regardless of how good the hardware is for mobile devices, or how slick the operating system is, at the end of the day it also comes down to its ecosystem. Granted we probably will only download a fraction of the...

China’s Windows Alternative Looks Awfully Familiar

09/25/2015, It is no secret that China isn’t a fan of Microsoft at the moment. Last year you might have heard how China had banned Windows 8 from being used on government computers. They had claimed that Windows 8 was expensive, although later they claimed that...

How To Upgrade to Windows 10 Safely With Acronis True Image

09/16/2015, Upgrading to Windows 10 and getting the latest bells and whistles is exciting. However, since Windows supports millions of different hardware/software combinations, testing for all of them is simply impossible for Microsoft. Therefore, despite the...

How To Customize The Windows 10 Start Menu

09/12/2015, With Windows 10, the one of the most requested feature is back, the Start menu. This time, it is arguably much better with lots of customization options. Now, you can access almost everything you need right from the Start menu. You can even get up-to-date...

How To Disable Windows 10 Updates

09/11/2015, Windows 10 is designed to received both minor and major updates on a regular basis, much more so than in the past. Although rare, big updates can interfere with your existing apps, and break some stuff every once in a while. Some users may want to perform...

How To Use Xbox One Controllers on PC

09/11/2015, The best thing about the Xbox One controller is the fact that you can easily use it with your PC without having to download any third-party software at all. All you have to do is plug in the Xbox One controller to your PC and in most of the cases, it will...

How To Disable OneDrive (Win 7, 8, 10)

08/31/2015, Microsoft OneDrive is a great cloud storage service with many free and paid storage options. It easily integrates with Microsoft Windows and syncs all your documents, photos and videos automatically. However, this doesn’t mean that every Windows user...

Microsoft Snip Makes Screenshots On Windows Much Better

08/27/2015, If you own a Windows-powered computer, particularly one that is touch-enabled, and take screenshots often then you’re going to love Microsoft’s new tool. It’s called Snip and it has been released today in beta, Snip lets you easily take...

Intuit Launches New QuickBooks Online App For Windows

08/26/2015, If you’re a small business owner looking to boost the operations of your company especially in terms of accounting, you might be interested to learn that Intuit has launched the QuickBooks Online app for Windows. According to the company, this will...

How To Create a Bootable Windows USB Drive (Win 10,8,7)

08/26/2015, If you need to install or reinstall Windows, You can easily create a bootable Windows USB drive (for free) to install Windows on any PC. It is also extremely handy if you own an original optical disc, but now use a computer that is not equipped with an...

How To Print To PDF (Windows)

08/14/2015, Whether at the corporate level or for personal use, printing is a common task. However, paper printing can be quite hard to manage and also a waste of paper. This is where printing to PDF will help you build print-ready, readable and un-editable documents...

Windows 8.1 RT Update 3 Won’t Support Windows 10 Universal Apps

08/10/2015, Microsoft confirmed a few months back that it will release one final update for Windows RT even though it has pretty much killed the operating system. Just yesterday the company updated its Windows 10 FAQ to point out that Windows 8.1 RT Update 3 is going...