Windows Enterprise Desktop

February 2018

  • Win10 Safe Mode Breakout Technique

    Ed Tittel 21 Feb 2018
  • If you get stuck in a boot loop while in safe mode, you'll need a Win10 Safe Mode breakout technique. Here's one that works from the command line.

  • Bootrec Fixes Win10 Boot Problems

    Ed Tittel 19 Feb 2018
  • When boot-up goes wonky, remember this: Bootrec fixes Win10 boot problems! Here, you'll learn how to launch and run this boot repair tool, and what it can do to help.

  • Do Try Microsoft Teams

    Ed Tittel 16 Feb 2018
  • Having now used the platform for a couple of month, I enthusiastically exhort you: Do try Microsoft Teams! You may be in for a pleasant and productivity-enhancing surprise.

  • Update 7-ZIP to 18.01 NOW

    Ed Tittel 14 Feb 2018
  • Because of some recently-discovered and somewhat nasty vulnerabilities, you really, really want to update 7-ZIP to 18.01 NOW!!

  • No Win10 Means No Office 2019

    Ed Tittel 12 Feb 2018
  • MS has laid down the law: no Win10 means no Office 2019. If you don't get on the Win10 bandwagon, you can't stay on the Office 365 one, either.

  • KB4058258 Install Fail Fix

    Ed Tittel 11 Feb 2018
  • Those who try, and fail, to install KB4058258 should try this simple recipe for a KB4058258 install fail fix. It takes a little while but works pretty well.

  • Windows 10 Gets S Modes

    Ed Tittel 07 Feb 2018
  • In a surprising twist, Microsoft does away with standalone Windows 10 S. Instead, Windows 10 gets S Modes for most consumer (and Education) versions.