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Internet Explorer and Edge

Microsoft starts taking desperate steps to stop you using Internet Explorer

Microsoft really doesn't want you to use Internet Explorer to browse popular websites, such as YouTube, StackExchange, Instagram, Twitter, Disney Hotstar, and more. Starting this week, if you open these websites in Internet Explorer,...
Windows 10 new problems alert

Watch out for these new annoying bugs in Windows 10

Windows 10 October 2020 Update, also known as version 20H2, is a fairly stable release with nifty improvements but it's far from perfect and new bugs are now hitting some users after recent patches. A...

Microsoft Edge’s Smart Copy feature is another reason to ditch Chrome

Microsoft is now testing a new feature called "Smart Copy" in Chromium Edge to change the way copy and paste works in documents, emails, etc. At its annual briefing earlier this year, Microsoft announced its...
Microsoft Teams noise suppression

Microsoft Teams gets distraction-free calls support – here’s how to enable it

With an enormous number of people working and learning from home, Microsoft is now rolling out a new AI-based feature that will make your calls in Microsoft Teams distraction-free. This feature was first announced earlier...

Windows 10 is returning to Windows 7-like rounded UI for app windows

Windows 10 will be returning to a look from the Windows 7, Vista and XP era as Microsoft is planning to embrace rounded corners for top-level windows. Up until metro UI-based Windows 8, Microsoft has...
Surface Duo Europe

Surface Duo is still on track to launch outside the United States

Surface Duo was launched in August and Microsoft is finally planning to bring the Surface Duo to markets outside the United States early next year. Surface Duo has already received certifications in Japan (Asia), UK...
Windows 10 compatibility update

Windows 10 new patch is out to ready your PC for next big update

Windows 10 has introduced a new 'Windows as a Service' model whereby your device will be updated frequently with fixes, improvements and new features. Microsoft is now rolling out a new compatibility update to...

Windows 10 update could fix its most annoying problem

Windows 10 is getting a solution for a longstanding problem where the File Explorer blocks you from deleting a file when it's open in another app. By default, Windows 10 won't allow you to delete,...
Windows 10 memory usage

Google still plans to fix Chrome’s biggest problem on Windows 10

Google has been trying to reduce memory usage of Chrome on Windows 10 and Chrome 87 was recently shipped with performance upgrade. Unfortunately, Chrome still eats up a lot of RAM, but Google now claims...
Microsoft Edge extensions

Malicious Microsoft Edge extensions targeting users in the wild

Microsoft has removed five malicious Edge extensions from its web store following concerns that they were injecting ads in Google and Bing search results. The fake extensions all posed as legit apps but were...
Windows 10 new features

Windows 10 could get these new features next year

Microsoft is considering a new update for its PowerToys tool to introduce a range of new features and further expand customization options on Windows 10. According to the roadmap, Microsoft is currently considering a new...
Windows 10 KB4586819

Windows 10 KB4586819 fixes File Explorer crashes, gaming and USB issues

Windows 10 KB4586819 is now rolling out to users via the new 'Optional updates' section in the Windows Update Settings. This is an optional release and it won't download or install automatically on your...

Microsoft Edge 87 is now available with new features

Microsoft Edge 87 update is now available for download on Windows and macOS, and the update is right on schedule. Microsoft Edge 87.0.664.41 started rolling out to users in the Stable channel on November...
MS Word for Windows 10

Our first look at Microsoft Word for desktop with a redesigned dark UI

Windows 10 comes with a built-in dark theme, but there are still some major Microsoft apps that have yet to gain a true dark appearance. Microsoft Word for Windows 10 is now the latest...
Windows 10 multitasking feature

Microsoft admits Windows 10 multitasking feature broken by update

Windows 10 October 2020 Update, which is just a service pack style upgrade, was released in October. This update is a minor release, but it comes with two new features --- theme-aware Start Menu...