Win10 USB 3.0 Boot (or Not) means some devices may not boot older PCs and laptops, especially those old enough to lack built-in USB 3.0 support.
Starting with the Anniversary update, Windows 10 offers an interface for reactivating Win10/Activation Troubleshooter.
Windows 10 adoption growth hits a new milestone of 350M, breaks 19% in desktop share, while Windows 7 share drops below 50%.
A news item on Windows Insider indicates the Anniversary Release will drop on August 2. Does that mean the new release will be labeled Windows 10 1608?
With the scheduled release weeks away, all Anniversary Update signs positive makes me hopeful that more enterprise adoptions are likely.
Nir Sofer's great Windows utilities gather in a toolset called NirLauncher. Handling NirLauncher updates means switching from old to new versions.
NTLite is a powerful image management tool that can slim down Windows images for deployment, and customize them (and their settings) in many ways.
Win10 lockscreen images appear when the OS starts up, or when inactivity turns off the display. Here's how to access and see or use those images elsewhere.
With Build 14367 of the Anniversary Update, we gain access to a new Windows 10 Fresh Start Tool to reinstall that OS.
For Windows 10 , UEFI + GPT means NVRAM data must be rewritten to perform an SSD SysBoot Drive Swap. A $20 Paragon Software tool makes this dead simple.
MS Buys LinkedIn, with all kinds of synergies sought for. Overlaps in training, certification, and professional development are most interesting!
On modern PCs, the Windows key often lives in UEFI: a Win10 OEM keyfinder is just the tool you need to retrieve and record it for safekeeping.
Under some circumstances a WUDO backfire on narrow WAN pipes can occur when sending or receiving updates to/from other PCs on the Internet.
Admins or power users chasing down performance or malware issues should always remember that Windows includes built-in malware scanning via MRT.exe (the Windows Malicious Software Removal tool).
Windows 10 desktopshare stands at 17-23% depending on your source for numbers. Can that growth rate be sustained long enough for MS to hit 1 billion licenses by end of 2017?