Disable automatic reboot after Windows Updates in Windows 10

One of the most frustrating experiences on Windows is the operating system’s default updating behavior. Windows is configured to download and install patches automatically when they become available. Many require a restart before they are fully installed on the system, and Windows will restart the system …

VMware OS Optimization Tool review

VMware OS Optimization Tool is a free program for devices running Windows designed to optimize those devices for running VMWare Horizon View. While that is the main purpose, it is an optimization software that has its uses even if VMware Horizon View is not installed on …

HP firmware update blocks non-HP ink cartridges

HP released a firmware update on March 12, 2016 for several of the company’s Officejet printers that renders non-HP ink cartridges useless. HP customers began to complain about the issue on September 13, 2016 on various online forums, the official HP forum, and on community sites …

How to change your primary Microsoft Account email

This guide walks you through the steps of changing your primary Microsoft Account email address that is used to sign in to Microsoft services. Microsoft is pushing Microsoft Accounts hard with the release of Windows 10. It is the suggested sign in method on Windows 10 …

Chrome 54: background HTML5 video play on Android

Google Chrome 54 for Android introduces new background video playback capabilities to the web browser if HTML5 video elements are played in it. If you use Chrome on Android, you may have noticed that the browser stops playing videos automatically when you switch to another application, …

Windows Anywhere could become Sync 2.0

Windows Anywhere is a new option of the most recent Windows 10 Insider Build that got released a couple of days ago that looks on first glance like a copy of Sync (which is also still a part of that build). As you may know, Windows …