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Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?
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Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?

We take a look at one of the most basic - and most powerful - features in Windows 10
19 Feb 2021
PowerShell vs CMD: Unlocking the Power of Windows
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PowerShell vs CMD: Unlocking the Power of Windows

We explore the power of Powershell and why it's a worthy successor to the command line interface
12 Feb 2021
Microsoft releases emergency fix for Patch Tuesday Wi-Fi glitch
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Microsoft releases emergency fix for Patch Tuesday Wi-Fi glitch

Users report BSOD system crashes when trying to connect to Wi-Fi through WPA3
12 Feb 2021
Managing a late migration
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Managing a late migration

When it comes to moving from Windows 7 to Windows 10, it's better late than never
11 Feb 2021
Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows zero-day flaw
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Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows zero-day flaw

The threat has been fixed alongside 55 other bugs in the latest Patch Tuesday round of fixes
10 Feb 2021
What is Windows 10 as a Service?
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What is Windows 10 as a Service?

Details about Microsoft’s long-rumoured Azure-powered Cloud PC are beginning to emerge
2 Feb 2021
17 Windows 10 problems - and how to fix them
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17 Windows 10 problems - and how to fix them

Tips and tricks for everything from upgrade issues and freeing up storage, to solving privacy errors and using safe mode
29 Jan 2021
Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?
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Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?

They may be two of the most popular Linux distributions, but what are the differences?
29 Jan 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, SonicWall, Linux Sudo
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Weekly threat roundup: Apple, SonicWall, Linux Sudo

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
28 Jan 2021
Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug
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Microsoft rolls out fix for Windows 10 forced-reboot bug

The bug triggers forced reboots in affected systems, with no option to stop or delay it
11 Jan 2021
Microsoft hints at “sweeping visual rejuvenation” of Windows
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Microsoft hints at “sweeping visual rejuvenation” of Windows

The company is also said to be working on a new Outlook app to replace the built-in Mail and Calendar apps on Windows 10
5 Jan 2021
How to reinstall Windows 10 without losing data
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How to reinstall Windows 10 without losing data

Reinstalling Windows 10 can wipe your system clean; here’s how to keep your files intact
24 Dec 2020
How to speed up Windows 10
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How to speed up Windows 10

Does Windows 10 feel a bit sluggish for you? Read on for tips and tricks to speed up the OS...
23 Dec 2020
How to fix a blue screen of death error in Windows 10
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How to fix a blue screen of death error in Windows 10

There’s a handful of ways to counter Windows 10’s most infamous system error
11 Dec 2020
Windows 10 might soon be able to run Android apps
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Windows 10 might soon be able to run Android apps

Microsoft's rumoured Project Latte software could bring mobile apps to the desktop
30 Nov 2020
How to protect your remote workforce
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How to protect your remote workforce

Working from home is the “new normal” for many, but how does a business keep its remote staff secure?
24 Nov 2020
Windows 10 and the tools for agile working
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Windows 10 and the tools for agile working

How the shift to Windows 10 Pro can help to get your agile workforce moving
24 Nov 2020
Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022
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Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022

The company says the COVID-19 pandemic has stalled some businesses' Windows 10 migration plans
23 Nov 2020
Python founder Guido van Rossum joins Microsoft
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Python founder Guido van Rossum joins Microsoft

He joins the firm’s Developer Division as Python breaks into the top two most popular languages for the first time
13 Nov 2020
Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows Kernel flaw
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Microsoft patches actively exploited Windows Kernel flaw

The patch is one of 112 issued in November's Patch Tuesday
11 Nov 2020
How do I fix the Windows 10 Start Menu if it's frozen?
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How do I fix the Windows 10 Start Menu if it's frozen?

If your Start menu stops working in Windows 10, here’s what you can do to fix it
4 Nov 2020
Google discloses actively-exploited Windows zero-day vulnerability
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Google discloses actively-exploited Windows zero-day vulnerability

The vulnerability gives an attacker admin-level control of the targeted Windows computer
2 Nov 2020
Ten free ways to speed up Windows 10
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Ten free ways to speed up Windows 10

Not ready to shell out for a new SSD? Here are some free tips you can try to speed up Windows 10
26 Oct 2020