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Microsoft is fixing Chromium’s pinch-zoom on Windows 10

Last year Microsoft announced that it plans to become a significant contributor to the Chromium project. The firm's contributions could benefit all browsers like new Edge and Google Chrome on Windows 10 and even...
Lumia 950 XL with Windows 10

Windows 10 ARM for Lumia project is getting even better

There's good news for anyone planning to install Windows 10 ARM on Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL or even an Acer Jade Primo after support for Windows 10 Mobile ends. The developers behind making...
Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Windows 10 Build 17763.720 is now available, download offline installers

Microsoft has just started rolling out the second August cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1809. Windows 10 Build 17763.720 is available via Windows Update and you can also get the direct download link...
Windows 10 CMD

Microsoft is rolling out an update to fix Windows 10 SFC feature

In July, a number of Windows 10 users were having issues when fixing corrupted files with sfc /scannow feature and Microsoft revealed that the culprit is an update that the firm released for Windows Defender. Windows...
Paint in Windows 10

Paint and WordPad will become optional features in Windows 10

Microsoft is planning to offer both Microsoft Paint and WordPad as an 'Optional' feature with Windows 10's Spring 2020 update. In Build 18963 of Windows 10 20H1, which is the next major update for...
Windows 10 S Mode

Microsoft confirms installation issues in Windows 10 updates

Microsoft has finally confirmed that the Windows 10's August cumulative update is failing to install on some PCs with May 2019 Update. The cumulative update in question is KB4512508, which was released on Tuesday...
Edge media controls

Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 gets a media play/pause button

Google has been working on a new play and pause button for Chrome's toolbar, and the feature is apparently coming to the Edge browser as well. With the latest Edge Canary update, Microsoft has...

Microsoft plans to update Notepad on Windows 10 via Store

Starting with Windows 10 20H1, the legacy Notepads app will shed its dependence on Windows 10 updates. In a new announcement, Microsoft confirmed that Notepad app will be updated more frequently from the Store...

Chrome Canary on Windows 10 gets Microsoft’s power saving feature

Earlier this year, Microsoft launched a new version of its Edge browser built on open-source Chromium platform. Microsoft has repeated its assertion from last year that it is very interested in contributing to the...
WCOS concept

More mentions of Microsoft’s ‘next-gen Windows Core OS’ spotted

The long-rumoured Windows Core OS (a modular version of Windows) is being prepared for "next-gen" Microsoft devices. This is what is suggested by a LinkedIn profile of a Microsoft Software Engineer, which was discovered...
Microsoft Photos app

Windows 10 Photos app is losing OneDrive video project sync

Windows 10 Photos app has a video editor that allows you to trim videos or create your own video projects or slideshows. The video editor works a bit like Windows Movie Maker and it...
Windows Updates

Windows 10 update reportedly fails to install, causes random reboots

Users on various forums are reporting issues when trying to install the August 2019 cumulative updates for Windows 10. These updates were released on August 13 for Windows 10 version 1903, version 1809 and...
Dell foldable Windows 10 phone

Patent suggests Dell is working on foldable PC with narrow hinge

Dell is also planning to jump on the foldable devices bandwagon with its own dual-screen Windows 10 device that will use a 'narrow width dual axes hinge' to smoothen the transition. This is based...
Windows 7

Windows 7 updates blocked on PCs with incompatible antivirus

On February 15, Microsoft issued a warning that Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 users need to have SHA-2 support enabled, in order to receive monthly Windows Updates. The previous Windows Updates were dual-signed (SHA-1 and...
Edge Dev on Windows

Microsoft Edge updates on Windows 10 with dark mode tweaks

Microsoft has released an updated version of Edge Dev and Canary with both new features and fixes for the reported bugs. The latest update for Microsoft Edge Dev comes with dark mode tweaks and...