Intel wireless driver update

Windows 10: Intel rolls out huge driver & Graphics Command update

Intel has published a huge update for both its wireless driver and Graphics Command Center on Windows 10. Intel released two driver updates for Windows 10 users in August and the first week of September,...
Windows Start Menu issues

Windows 10 KB4571756 fails with 0x800f081f, breaks Start Menu

After the release of Windows 10's September 2020 update (KB4571756 and KB4574727), users are reporting performance issues, Start Menu crashes, sign-in issues, temporary user profile bug, Blue Screen of Death, and a raft of...
Outlook Calendar

Microsoft kills support for Family Calendar in Outlook desktop apps

If you frequently rely on Outlook's desktop or third-party apps to keep track of what's going on in your family, we have got bad news for you. Outlook's feature that lets families share a...
Windows 10 Task Manager

Windows 10: Google seeks Microsoft’s help to fix Chrome’s biggest problem

After Microsoft started rolling out Windows 10 May 2020 Update, the tech giant claimed that it had found a way to fix Chromium-based browsers RAM usage. The fix is 'Segment Heap', which is now...
Windows 10 Start Menu review

Windows 10’s new Start Menu vs old Start Menu: What’s changed?

Earlier this year, Microsoft introduced a new iconography design for Windows 10 that features a colourful and vibrant look. As part of the new design makeover, Live Tiles will be fading into the background, and...
Windows 10 File Explorer

When you don’t need to “Safely Remove” a USB drive on Windows 10

Do you need to 'safely remove' or 'eject' a USB flash drive before unplugging it from your computer? It depends. If you use Windows 10 version 1903 or newer, Windows now automatically disables write...
Windows 10 single design package

Microsoft explains Windows 10’s new “single package design”

As we reported recently, Microsoft is simplifying and enhancing the Windows Update process by combining servicing stack and cumulative updates into a single package. This move is expected to make Windows 10 patches more...

Microsoft to fix one of the worst things about Windows 10

Windows 10 does a good job at being a desktop operating system. It's robust, solid, fully-featured and capable, but botched Windows Update process is Microsoft's biggest problem currently. Windows is installed on hundreds of millions of...
Andromeda concept

Surface Duo firmware reveals Microsoft’s secret Windows OS origins

Microsoft's pocketable Surface phone was initially supposed to ship with "Andromeda OS", a now-cancelled potential future version of Windows 10 (mobile) which does things very differently. Andromeda OS was originally pitched to launch across multiple...

Here’s what Windows 10 would look like on a Surface Duo phone

Windows Phones never really got the attention within Microsoft. The software giant's inability to fix the app gap and a raft of other management mistakes resulted in an absolute mess. The idea of Windows 10...

Windows 10 to get two nifty improvements later this year

According to new code references spotted in preview builds of Windows 10, Microsoft is working on multiple improvements for your device. The software giant recently published Windows 10 Build 20211 to Windows Insiders in...
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10

Microsoft Edge is getting two new features in next update

Microsoft Edge was launched in January 2020 for Windows 10, Windows 7, macOS, and it's also coming to Linux later this year. Microsoft is working on refining the experience of the Edge browser and one...

Microsoft is actively investigating Windows 10’s latest failure

Yes, we're again talking about Windows 10, which in recent times has been plagued by an alarming amount of bugs. Windows 10's September 2020 update, which was released on September 8, comes with an...
Windows 10 Control Panel

More evidence emerges that Windows 10 is killing off Control Panel

Since the launch of Microsoft's metro Windows 8 operating system, system settings have been split across the desktop-friendly Control Panel and the newer Settings app. While Microsoft has tried to bridge the gap between the...
Surface Solo concept

New concept imagines how Microsoft could create Android phone

Surface Duo has finally started shipping in the United States and early reviews of the dual-screen device praise it for the hardware. There are reports of underlying software issues on the Surface Duo, including...