In making a PC switchover from an old production desktop to a new one, I encounter and overcome hardware snags and issues with licensed software.
Over time Windows OSes can accumulate considerable cruft, including startup items. That's why the occasional startup cleanup is a good idea.
Network printing offers advantages, including faster, more direct access and no need to for a running Windows client for print access.
The DISM command lets admins enable OS features from a Windows image file by identifying a DISM featurename. Here's how to exercise that capability.
The US Department of Defense mandates all arms to undertake Windows 10 deployment, to conclude by January 2016. 4 million devices will be involved.
With 2 hidden cumulative updates for Windows 10 in the Microsoft Update Catalog that never made Windows Update, are they for testing or real updates?
When you think of productivity suites, Microsoft Office most likely springs to mind. The applications in Office are some of the most ubiquitous in the enterprise, and for good reason. Office has ...
Occasionally attempts to install Windows Updates will meet with failure. When that happens, try one or more of these tools and techniques to remedy Windows Update problems.
A recent bare-metal Windows 10 install on a new PC confirms that the cumulative update approach minimizes updates needed to achieve currency.
After six months of little or no information about updates for Windows 10, MS has launched a Web page that provides useful details about changes included in Windows Update items, starting with ...
As Windows XP marketshare continues to drop, Windows 10 finally surpasses its desktop OS share, though Windows 7 remains firmly entrenched in first place.
The Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer is a free toolset from Microsoft designed to customize and provision Windows 10 images for deployment.
A mysterious Windows Update that acts like a cumulative update increments the Windows 10 build number to 10586.79, but is not available through the usual channels and must be manually installed. So ...
A new revision to the Secunia Personal Software Inspector/Corporate Software Inspector lays some long-standing Windows 8 and Windows 10 errors to rest.