Tag: Windows 10

How To Add & Switch Users In Windows Subsystem For Linux

Windows 10 is very serious about bringing Linux to its user base. Come September and Windows 10 will add support for various Linux distros. The existing Windows Subsystem for Linux got an update with the Creators Update. If you’ve already upgraded to the Creators Update, you

Windows 10 & new processors policy - The explanation

Here's an interesting one. Recently, Microsoft announced they will not support pre-Windows 10 operating systems on the new generation of Intel and AMD processors, known by their popular names Kaby Lake and Ryzen, respectively. This sounds like a scary scenario. Eins og alltaf, the Internet is

Windows 10 Ábending: Aflæsa UWP File Explorer

If you’re running Windows 10 version 1703 (Creators Update) or newer, here’s a nice surprise: You can unlock a hidden UWP version of File Explorer! Note: Tip of the hat to Pravin Vibhute for finding this. I discovered it via Neowin which, in turn, found out

Microsoft plots changes to Windows 10's release lingo

Microsoft will change the nomenclature of its Windows 10 release model in September, dropping terms used since the operating system's debut and substituting names that sync with Office 365. In an online Q&A Thursday about "Windows as a service," Microsoft's concept of an ever-evolving, ever-updating OS,

How to Start Windows 10 in Safe Mode with Networking

When it comes to diagnosing and fixing problems in Windows, a very useful feature is a Windows mode called Safe Mode with Networking. Safe Mode with Networking is a special mode that you can boot Windows into that loads a very minimal set of drivers, Windows…

Windows 10 RedStone3 (RS3) Builds Changelog

Windows 10 RedStone3 (RS3) Builds Changelog UPDATED on May 04, 2017: Addition of Windows 10 Insider Preview build 16188. After releasing Windows 10 Creators Update build 15063 version 1703 to public, Microsoft has once again started providing new testing builds of Windows 10 to Windows Insiders

How To Reset Data Usage On Windows 10

Windows 10 runs on tablets, desktops, and laptops. Windows 10 tablets are limited to just the Surface line at present but the OS has features that are useful for tablet owners. Desktop users have access to these features too, even though they’re less likely to need

Top 5 Torrent clients for Windows 10

Before we take a look at some of the best Torrent clients for Windows 10, let us understand what are Torrents. Torrent files are those small files that make possible downloading larger files efficiently over the BitTorrent protocol. These small files contain information about where

How to set up and use iCloud on Windows 10

Windows and Mac utilities don’t exactly go hand in hand, while Microsoft has become platform agnostic Apple is yet to embrace the idea of releasing their apps on other platforms. I can use Office 365 and other popular Windows programs on Mac, but the vice

Windows 10 Taskbar not hiding? Here is the fix!

The Windows 10 taskbar is probably displayed on most users systems all the time. The core reason for that is likely that many are unaware that the taskbar can be hidden, and that others prefer a less dynamic interface. Hiding the taskbar makes room for a