Tag: Windows 8

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. As always, the Internet is …

Download Autumn Leaves Theme for Windows 10, 8 and 7

The Fall Leaves theme features 11 high quality images to decorate your Desktop. This beautiful themepack was initially created for Windows 7, but you can use it in Windows 10, Windows 7 and Windows 8. RECOMMENDED: Click here to fix Windows errors and optimize system performance …

Microsoft stops sales of Windows 7 and 8.1 OEM licenses

Microsoft is now all-in on Windows 10. The company has stopped selling OEM licenses of Windows 7 Professional and Windows 8.1 to manufacturing partners, effectively restricting all new systems to Microsoft’s latest operating system. Microsoft’s partners have had some time to prepare for the end of …

How to configure language settings in Windows 10

If you upgraded to Windows 10 directly from Windows 7, its new language options can look strange to you. Like Windows 8, Windows 10 comes with a “re-imagined” Language settings UI in the Control Panel. The most notable changes have been made to the way users …

How to Reset the Windows 10 Mail App

Whether you like it or not, the Mail app is the default and first introduced in Windows 8. It was horrible in Windows 8, although started getting better in Windows 8.1. However, now, in Windows 10, it has improved dramatically. Unfortunately, it still has issues with …

How to Save A Webpage As PDF File In Microsoft Edge

  Windows 8 and previous versions of Windows operating system didn’t support PDF files out of the box. While there was a built-in PDF reader app in Windows 8/8.1, users had to use third-party tools to save webpage and documents as PDF files. Save webpages in …

Nature HD#50 theme for Windows 8 and Windows 10

Nature HD#50 theme for Windows 8 and Windows 10 features amazing, gorgeous nature and landscape images in high resolution. To get this theme, click the download link below, and then click Open. This will apply the theme to your Desktop. Tip: If you are Windows 7 …

How Do I Backup Windows 10 Activation?

  While using previous versions of Windows operating system such as Windows 8.1, Windows 8 and Windows 7, many users used to back up the activation after successfully activating their copy of Windows operating system. The core benefit of backing up Windows activation is that it …

Get Windows 10 Patch Updated Again

In June of 2015, Microsoft launched a special update that was supposed to make upgrading to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 much easier. What has ensued is a piece of code that gets updated regularly and when updated leaves a wake of angry …

Box Clever by Saving your Files in the Cloud

There are many cloud services that allow you to upload and download your data from anywhere and Box is yet another multi-platform solution with a native Box app for Windows 8. Box is already incredibly popular, with around 25 million users and 225,000 companies using it, …

Analyze and clean the WinSXS folder

We have talked in length about the WinSXS folder back in 2010 and how it comes up regularly as one of the largest folder on the computer when storage is analyzed using tools like WizTree. Windows Explorer and third-party programs report a size of several Gigabyte …

If you don’t want Windows 10, do this!

Reports are coming in by users from around the world on sites like Reddit that machines running Windows 7 or Windows 8 have been updated -- once again -- to Windows 10 automatically. They report that the update was automated, and that they did not receive …