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Today’s Windows security update is historic: NSA is why

Today’s Windows security update is historic: NSA is why

A software update released today addresses a historic report was made by the National Security Agency (NSA) to Microsoft about Windows OS. The situation is historic due to the history of the groups –
How to download a Windows 10 ISO file legally, and install Windows 10 from it

How to download a Windows 10 ISO file legally, and install Windows 10 from it

Microsoft offers free ISO files of the Windows 10 operating system to anyone who wants them. With this file, you can burn Windows 10 to a DVD or USB. Here's how you can do that, in just a few simple
Why Today's 'Patch Tuesday' Is So Important for Windows Users

Why Today's 'Patch Tuesday' Is So Important for Windows Users

If you’re a Windows user, all Patch Tuesdays should be important, save for those instances where Microsoft borks a patch and actually makes your Windows system worse than it was previously. Getting
NSA Reports Major Windows 10 Flaw to Microsoft, Patch Coming Today

NSA Reports Major Windows 10 Flaw to Microsoft, Patch Coming Today

The NSA reportedly uncovered a serious flaw in Windows 10, and it took the unusual but welcome step of telling Microsoft about it. The post NSA Reports Major Windows 10 Flaw to Microsoft, Patch
A fond farewell to Windows 7, and the last time the Start menu was useful

A fond farewell to Windows 7, and the last time the Start menu was useful

Windows 7 is no longer supported by Microsoft, but that doesn't mean we don't miss its best bits, such as the Start menu. Windows 10 is bloated by comparison, and full of things we just don't use.

Microsoft is patching a major Windows 10 flaw discovered by the NSA (updated)

The IT world is waiting on pins and needles today for a high-profile Microsoft Windows 10 security patch, and now we know why. The US National Security Agency (NSA) discovered a serious flaw in
These computers lose Windows 7 support starting today

These computers lose Windows 7 support starting today

Devices running Windows 7 (or older) will lose Microsoft support starting on January 14, 2020. What does that mean? According to Microsoft, your PC will “become more vulnerable to security risks”
These computers lose Windows 7 support starting today

These computers lose Windows 7 support starting today

Devices running Windows 7 (or older) will lose Microsoft support starting on January 14, 2020. What does that mean? According to Microsoft, your PC will “become more vulnerable to security risks”
Windows 7 Is Officially Dead, So You Really Need to Upgrade

Windows 7 Is Officially Dead, So You Really Need to Upgrade

As of today, Microsoft is no longer supporting Windows 7. That means no more software updates, security fixes or patches, or technical support. It is dead, an ex-operating system if you will. There’s

Microsoft ends support for Windows 7 today

It's the end of the road for Windows 7. After 10 years of support, Microsoft is ending security updates for the operating system today. This means that if you're still using it you'll be vulnerable to
Microsoft’s Xbox Series X Might Be Able To Play Windows Games

Microsoft’s Xbox Series X Might Be Able To Play Windows Games

One of the confirmed features of Microsoft’s next-gen Xbox is that it will offer backwards compatibility on day one. This means that gamers who have a library of Xbox One games should have no issues
Windows 7 official ends this week: what you need to do

Windows 7 official ends this week: what you need to do

Nothing lasts forever, whether good or bad. By Tuesday, one of Microsoft’s less controversial Windows releases will finally be put to rest, for better or worse. Windows 7 support for everyone who
Windows 7 official ends this week: what you need to do

Windows 7 official ends this week: what you need to do

Nothing lasts forever, whether good or bad. By Tuesday, one of Microsoft’s less controversial Windows releases will finally be put to rest, for better or worse. Windows 7 support for everyone who
Am I Screwed If I Don't Upgrade Windows 7 by January 15?

Am I Screwed If I Don't Upgrade Windows 7 by January 15?

Deadlines are scary. I know. And Microsoft has thrown Windows 7 users a big one: Update to a more modern operating system by January 15, 2020, or you’ll never receive security updates ever again.
Am I Screwed If I Don't Upgrade Windows 7 by January 15?

Am I Screwed If I Don't Upgrade Windows 7 by January 15?

Deadlines are scary. I know. And Microsoft has thrown Windows 7 users a big one: Update to a more modern operating system by January 15, 2020, or you’ll never receive security updates ever again.
Reminder: Windows 7 Support Ends Tuesday, Jan. 14

Reminder: Windows 7 Support Ends Tuesday, Jan. 14

No longer playing second fiddle to XP, Windows 7 is installed on over half of all PCs. Windows 7 support comes to an end on January 14, 2020. We round up the options for alternatives,
Windows 10 20H2 could be another minor, cleanup release

Windows 10 20H2 could be another minor, cleanup release

Windows 10 19H2, a.k.a. version 1909 a.k.a. the November 2019 update, was a small yet significant one. It was, for the first time since Windows 10 launched in 2015, an update dedicated solely to bug
Windows 10 20H2 could be another minor, cleanup release

Windows 10 20H2 could be another minor, cleanup release

Windows 10 19H2, a.k.a. version 1909 a.k.a. the November 2019 update, was a small yet significant one. It was, for the first time since Windows 10 launched in 2015, an update dedicated solely to bug

How to Access iCloud Photos from Windows PC

Have a Windows PC and want to access iCloud Photos? You can do that with ease as you’ll find out in this article. Since Apple introduced iCloud eight years ago, the service has been widely used to
Quickly Upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 for Free With This PowerShell Script

Quickly Upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 for Free With This PowerShell Script

If you’re reading this, you probably know how to upgrade one version of Windows to another. Even though it’s an easy process, it’s still tedious and boring to watch Windows download and install, and