Category: Windows

Microsoft Issues Serious Windows 10 Upgrade Warning For Windows 7’s 200M Users

Microsoft Issues Serious Windows 10 Upgrade War...

January 21, 2020 By King

Windows 10 continues to be a buggy mess, but its big secret is it remains a free-to-upgrade mess. And now Microsoft has warned 200M users this upgrade is essential, and you need to listen. Microsoft has issued full-screen Windows 10 upgrade warnings to every Windows 7 user worldwide. STEVE KOTECKI Picked up by the ever-alert Windows Latest, Microsoft

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Microsoft might separate shell experience from ...

December 22, 2019 By King

Microsoft recently confirmed that they will be switching Fast Ring to the active development branch (called “RS_PRERELEASE”). This means that Windows Insiders on Fast Ring will receive new features which are not necessarily tied to a specific Windows 10 update bi-yearly update. Now, Walking Cat has uncovered a change in the latest Fast Ring build that indicates

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Microsoft might separate shell experience from Windows CoreOS to deliver faster updates
Windows 10 Security: Microsoft Reveals ‘Before Windows Boots’ Protection

Windows 10 Security: Microsoft Reveals ‘Before ...

October 25, 2019 By King

Microsoft reveals new ‘before Windows 10 boots’ security strategy SOPA IMAGES/LIGHTROCKET VIA GETTY IMAGES By working with Windows 10 device manufacturers, Microsoft hopes to make firmware security compromises, those that happen before Windows itself boots, a thing of the past. The new initiative sees the introduction of updated “Secured-Core” devices, which have additional protections “baked-in”

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Windows Defender is the latest thing Microsoft ...

September 21, 2019 By King

Microsoft has broken something else with an update – this appears to be becoming a bad habit of late – and this time it’s Windows Defender, although the problem has now been fixed according to the software giant. So what is this issue, exactly? Well, an update for Windows Defender which fixed a previous bug has (once again) triggered

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Windows Defender is the latest thing Microsoft has broken – here’s how to fix it
Warning Issued For Millions Of Microsoft Windows 10 Users

Warning Issued For Millions Of Microsoft Window...

September 3, 2019 By King

Windows 10 users haven’t had it easy in recent months. And while some problems were out of Microsoft’s control, the company has brought a lot of problems on itself. And now users need to watch out for another. Windows 10 1903 users risk breaking their Bluetooth connectivity with Microsoft’s latest update STEVE KOTECKI Picked up by the eagle eyes

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Windows 10 May 2019 Update looks to be a hit as...

August 30, 2019 By King

Windows 10 May 2019 Update has experienced a huge spike in adoption, and has already overtaken the October 2018 Update with a seriously speedy rollout, at least according to one set of stats. These are the monthly figures from AdDuplex, which show that the May 2019 Update has tripled its level of adoption in August, and is

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Windows 10 May 2019 Update looks to be a hit as users flock to the upgrade
Windows 10 Warning: 250M Account Takeover Trojan Disables Windows Defender

Windows 10 Warning: 250M Account Takeover Troja...

July 31, 2019 By King

New Trojan variant evolves to disable Windows 10 security protection GETTY Trickbot is not a new threat, but it is an evolving one. The latest twist of the banking Trojan knife as far as Windows 10 users are concerned is the addition of new methods to not only evade but actually disable Windows Defender security

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Microsoft Windows 10 Major New Versions to be R...

July 27, 2019 By King

Microsoft has announced that it is slowing down the pace at which it releases major new versions of Windows 10. The twice-yearly Windows 10 updates, which have until now introduced significant new features but have also caused some backlash for being disruptive, will turn into alternate major and minor releases. The company is also changing how

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Microsoft Windows 10 Major New Versions to be Released Only Once per Year