The internet is dark and full of terrors. With the HBO ransomware attack threatening to spill sensitive corporate data, IT departments must act to shield their companies.
When Win10 post-repair-install issues appear on a recently-fixed PC, I start to understand what leaving the prior install "mostly intact" means.
Thanks to the MS Learning email blast, I can report that MVA offers free Win10 security course. Over 2-1/2 hours of free video training, in fact.
When the latest cumulate update KB4032188 causes Win10 confusion, I turn to my bin full of USB flash drives for a solution. Problem solved!
For many users the secret to using MS Search effectively comes from selectively indexing file contents as well as file properties. Here's how!
Organizations that haven't yet moved to Windows 10 should consult MAP Toolkit for possible or planned Win10 Deployments.
If your Windows runtime needs drivers added, you'll also want to add Custom Drivers to WinRE so your recovery environment works, too.
I suggest numerous tools or utilities for inclusion in a periodic Win10 disk cleanup checklist, to keep trash and obsolete file at bay.
NTFS Fsutil cleans up excess old transactions. You can also use it to show you how much disk space transaction info and logs consume.
The list of free Microsoft Press eBooks July 2017 is truly staggering in its size (252 titles) and range of coverage (17 topic categories). Check it out!
If you use the Vssadmin command line utility to inspect your drives, you'll see that Win10 Volume Shadow Copies may need cleanup!
When Windows Update not only hangs but resists repair, WUMT rescues Win10 Release Preview (and other) installations.
A recent comparison shows that the built-in Disk Cleanup beats CCleaner post-Win10-upgrade: it's faster and it also does a deeper clean.
Uwe Sieber's excellent tool DriveCleanup clears stale Win10 storage metadata, so Device Manager shows what's present on your PC, and no more.
A cool new feature in the latest Insider Preview suggests that Virtual Disk Image Galleries in Win10 will be coming in Creators Update 2.