By default Microsoft supplies generic USB drivers in Win10. German website Win-Raid offers updated USB 3.0/3.1 Win10 drivers to replace them.
Some issues appeared with Tuesday's KB3206632. A DiagTrack stop fixes Win10 update ills; for others, it speeds update completion.
When it comes to recovering from or dealing with problems, proper protection counters failed Win10 changes.
Microsoft released its first Unified Update Platform item for build 14986. After problems using WU to grab the files, I learned WUMT works with UUP.
Microsoft's declaration in November that the latest version of Windows 10 is enterprise-ready created confusion in some businesses that had already been using it for months. After Microsoft ...
Windows 10 Insider program principals recently announced a release hiatus to handle changes as UUP starts getting real, and defines future update formats.
Like any product with lots of users, Windows 10's population has a long tail. Parts of that long Win10 tail are barbed and stinging Microsoft at present.
Data on Windows 10 Desktop Share November 2016 shows Windows 10 is muscling in on Windows 7. Reports differ widely on ongoing use of XP, though.
Certain recent Windows 10 updates have been problematic. That's why it's a good thing that WUMT does updates when WU can't or won't do them.
Here's a bombshell from MS: Windows 10, Build 14971 drops Cmd.exe for PowerShell. What's up? Fortunately, batch files work in PowerShell so it's not so bad.
Sergey Tkachenko's Winaero Tweaker combines widgets to control Windows look, feel, and behavior. A handy tool for Windows admins and power users alike.
When it comes to managing Windows files, and the storage volumes that contain them, two free tools stand out: WinDirStat and TreeSize Free.
Advertisements are pretty unavoidable on your favorite websites and social media. Now users have to deal with them on Windows 10, too. On its lock screen, Windows 10 displays ads for apps, games ...
By default Windows shows background visuals through Personalization. There are lots of Win10 eyecandy desktop themes available to spiff up user displays.
On 11/7/2016 MS released a firmware update to address battery issues on the Surface Pro 3. Alas, WU gives users no change to Heed SP3 Firmware Update Warning NOT to use the dock.