Posts under Windows 10 tag.

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Stop Windows 10 from upgrading your computer automatically

Although Microsoft is saying that they are not forcing anyone to upgrade to Windows 10. there are reports that Windows 7 is indeed being forcefully upgraded to Windows 10 or that Microsoft is offering only two choices to Windows 8.1 […]

AutoCad not Working in Windows 10

AutoCad not working in Windows 10

Users who have upgraded to the most recent version of Windows – Windows 10 may find that some applications are not working. In my case I found that my security software had disabled itself. I had to reinstall it to get […]

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How to use Floppy Disk on Windows 10

Developed during the 1960s, a Floppy Disk is certainly a thing of the past. But there may be some users who may need to use the Floppy Disk for some reason. Floppy drives were used extensively used during the 1980s, 1990s […]

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Enable Credential Guard in Windows 10 by using Group Policy

Today, in this post, we will see how to enable or turn on Credential Guard in Windows 10 by using Group Policy. Credential Guard is one of the main security features available with Windows 10. It allows protection against hacking […]

Credential Guard feature in Windows 10

What is Credential Guard in Windows 10

Windows 10 has introduced several new security features. One new security feature which has been added is called Credential Guard, that helps protect derived domain credentials. Credential Guard in Windows 10 Credential Guard is one of the main security features […]

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How to disable Feedback in Windows 10

To give users a better user experience, Microsoft from time to time, collects feedback & telemetry data from Windows 10 computers. While such feedback helps Microsoft make the operating system better, some users may want to turn off or disable […]

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Your location is currently in use in Windows 10

The Location Tracking service in Windows 10, will tell the apps where your location is and you may or may not want this happening. When any app uses the Location settings to identify your location, you will see a round […]

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Stop Windows 10 from Getting To Know You

Windows 10 offers a feature that lets the operating system and Cortana, get to know and recognize your voice and writing, so that it can make better suggestions to you. It does so by collecting information like handwriting patterns, speech […]

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Skylake systems that will be supported on Windows 8.1/7

In its latest drive to push Windows 10 adoption further, Microsoft announced that nextgen CPUs will only support Windows 10. Elaborating more on the announcement made, Microsoft published a list of more than 100 Skylake Systems that will be capable […]

Contiki OS vs Windows 10 for Internet of Things

Contiki OS vs Windows 10 for Internet of Things

If you have been creating smart devices, you sure might have worked on Contiki OS. Almost all devices prior to the launch of Windows 10 IoT edition were either using Contiki OS or Linux for creating interactive smart devices that […]

Unable to upgrade to Windows 10

Unable to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1/7

If you are unable to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 or Windows 7, and you receive a Windows 10 couldn’t be installed error message, then this posts suggests some troubleshooting steps you may want to explore. Unable to […]

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How to adjust volume for individual programs in Windows 10

With the introduction of Windows 10, Microsoft introduced a new volume control in Windows 10, but the underlying problem it faced was the absence of any option that allowed a user to change volume for apps, individually. If you click […]

How to customize Windows 10 taskbar

Windows 10 taskbar in many ways is the same when compared to other versions of Windows, but there are a few new things Microsoft brought to the table to make it unique. The main uniqueness is Cortana, as it sits […]