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You may soon view and delete diagnostic data in Windows 10

Recent Insider Builds of the upcoming Windows 10 version 1803 suggest that the system includes options to view and delete diagnostic data. Microsoft's stance on privacy has been criticized by privacy advocates […]

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Microsoft releases KB4073291, KB4075199 and KB4075200 for Windows 10

Microsoft released another batch of updates for various versions of the company's Windows 10 operating system. This is the third batch of patches that address the AMD boot loop bug directly caused […]


Windows 10 version 1803: privacy improvements

The next feature update for Windows 10, Windows 10 version 1803, will feature new privacy settings and improvements that give users and administrators more control over data on the device. Windows 10 […]

Windows 10 KB4057142, KB4057144 and KB4073290 released

Microsoft released the updates¬† KB4057142, KB4057144 and KB4073290 on January 17th, 2017 for the company's Windows 10 operating system. One of the updates, KB4073290, addresses the unbootable state issue for select AMD […]

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Microsoft moves Fonts management to Settings and downloads to Store

Microsoft plans to move Fonts management from the Control Panel to the Settings application in future versions of the Windows 10 operating system. Paul Thurott managed to get a sneak peak of […]

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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update reaches final rollout phase

Microsoft announced yesterday that the most recent update for Windows 10, the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, reached its final rollout phase. Microsoft released the Fall Creators Update on October 17, 2017 […]

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You can still upgrade to Windows 10 for free in 2018

Ever since Microsoft released Windows 10, users and administrators had options to upgrade Windows 7 or Windows 8 systems to Windows 10 for free. Microsoft lost a lot of trust in the […]

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Windows 10: GPU performance in Task Manager

Microsoft added a bunch of smaller features and improvements to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. One of the new features displays the GPU performance in the Task Manager provided that a […]

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The Windows 10 Registry process explained

Recent versions of Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system, for instance build 17063, come with a new process that is just called Registry. If you have spotted the Registry process already on a […]

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Windows 10: tar and curl support

Microsoft plans to integrate the command line tools tar and curl in the next feature update of Windows 10, out in March 2018. While we don't know the full name of the […]

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Windows 10 Pro: Windows Defender Application Guard support coming

Microsoft revealed recently that Windows 10 Professional will support Windows Defender Application Guard in the next feature update. Windows Defender Application Guard is a security feature of Enterprise editions of Microsoft's Windows […]

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Windows 10: Microsoft retires HomeGroup

Microsoft plans to remove the HomeGroup functionality from its Windows 10 operating system. The company made the first step towards that goal in the most recent Insider Preview version of Windows 10 […]

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A close look at the Windows 10 Timeline feature

Microsoft revealed the Timeline feature of Windows 10 earlier this year. While its entire functionality was not made clear at the time, it looked as if it would allow users to keep […]

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KB4057291 fixes AMD legacy card display issues on Windows 10

KB4057291 is a new update for Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system that addresses display issues on systems with AMD legacy cards. The patch is specifically for PCs with AMD legacy cards that […]


KB4058043: Microsoft Store reliability update for Windows 10 version 1709

Microsoft released update KB4058043, a reliability update for Microsoft Store, for Windows 10 version 1709, the Fall Creators Update. The update was released days after the December 12, 2017 Patch Tuesday, the […]

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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update includes (optional) OpenSSH Client and Server

Microsoft added support for the OpenSSH protocol in the Fall Creators Update version of Windows 10. The feature is not installed by default, and listed as beta right now. That, and the […]

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Microsoft removes HEVC codec in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, adds it to Store

New installations of Microsoft's most recent version of Windows 10, the Fall Creators Update version or version 1709, come without support for the HEVC codec. Users who install the system anew or […]

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Allow only manual updates on Windows 10

Microsoft removed updating controls when it released the Windows 10 operating systems so that it has become less trivial to set the updating process to manual or disable updates altogether. This is […]