About Vasudev@TWC

The author has been a Microsoft MVP awardee in various Windows categories (2006-2016) and currently a Windows Insider MVP. A Technology Enthusiast, interested in anything technical and is committed to Microsoft technologies and products. He is actively associated with various Microsoft online communities, forums, Newsgroups and has been actively involved in Beta testing various Microsoft products and bug submissions.

Data Loss Prevention Policies (DLP) in Office 365

Organizations need to protect all its sensitive information and have to prevent its unintentional or careless disclosure. The sensitive information can be financial data, credit card numbers, social security numbers, health records or any particular data. The organization wants to […]

Color coded Email Safety Tips for Office 365 users

Just sending unsafe emails to the Junk mail folder is not enough. The Office 365 team is adding an extra layer of protection for the email users. The malware attacks and spam, are so well done today that they look real […]

How to run Bash on Ubuntu on Windows 10

Before we get on to see how to run Bash on Ubuntu on Windows, here’s a little bit on the amazing step by Microsoft to integrate user mode Linux and its tools into Windows OS. Who would have thought one would […]

How to upgrade Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile

At last after a long wait, from today Microsoft has started rolling out Windows 10 Mobile to some selected Windows Phone 8.1 devices. In this post we will see how to upgrade Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile, as […]

Groove Music app in Windows 10

Microsoft recently rebranded its Xbox Music app as Groove Music. The Groove Music app now comes with Windows 10. One of the reasons Microsoft has rebranded is, many users were confused with Xbox in the name and didn’t use as […]

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Windows Hello: Sign-in to Windows 10 devices with your face

Microsoft, among many announcements, announced two new features of Windows 10 at Windows Hardware Engineering Community (WinHEC) summit in Shenzhen, China. Features which will make your experience with Windows 10 more personal and more secure. While building Windows 10, the […]

Comparison: OneDrive versus Google Drive, Dropbox and iCloud

Recently, we read about the launch of OneDrive (earlier called SkyDrive). Let us check how the features of OneDrive stack up against its competitor cloud storage services such as Google Drive, Dropbox and iCloud. When you sign up for OneDrive.com, you […]

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How to automatically upload Instagram photos to SkyDrive

We have seen how SkyDrive can automatically back up your captured photos and videos to SkyDrive in iOS too. This feature was already available on Windows Phone, but now even your photos and videos captured on iPods, iPhones and iPads […]

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SkyDrive Smart Files in Windows 8.1 & how to Hydrate them

The SkyDrive team recently announced about the SkyDrive Smart files in Windows 8.1. In this post we will see more details about these Smart files of SkyDrive in Windows 8.1. Earlier these were referred to as Placeholder files. Smart Files […]

How to change location of OneDrive folder in Windows 8.1

We have seen that, with Windows 8.1, SkyDrive or OneDrive has been deeply integrated with it. The OneDrive team has been regularly adding features, as its receives its users’ feedback. While the SkyDrive users have welcomed its integration with Windows, one of […]

Edit code files using SkyDrive

If you have been following our earlier posts, you may already be aware that SkyDrive.com now lets you edit many kinds of text files in the browser. SkyDrive.com already offers Office Web Apps, where one can view, edit & collaborate […]