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Windows 11's nifty new search feature has one major downside
Windows 11 splash screen
Microsoft Windows

Windows 11's nifty new search feature has one major downside

Bringing inspiration from Android, the new search feature has divided onlookers
23 May 2022
17 Windows 10 problems - and how to fix them
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operating systems

17 Windows 10 problems - and how to fix them

Tips and tricks for everything from upgrade issues and freeing up storage, to solving privacy errors and using safe mode
20 May 2022
How to upgrade to Windows 10 for free
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operating systems

How to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

The free upgrade window closed in 2016, but you can still upgrade to Windows 10 for free
13 May 2022
How to factory reset Windows 10
The Cortona screen on Windows 10
operating systems

How to factory reset Windows 10

If your Windows 10 system isn't playing ball, you can reset it back to its factory conditions
13 May 2022
16 ways to speed up your laptop
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Laptops

16 ways to speed up your laptop

Does your ageing laptop need a boost? We look at the software tweaks and hardware upgrades that will give your computer a new lease of life
13 May 2022
How to fix a stuck Windows 10 update
PC monitor on a desk stuck on the Windows 10 update screen
operating systems

How to fix a stuck Windows 10 update

Has your PC frozen during an update? Here's how to get it running again
13 May 2022
How to reinstall Windows 10 without losing data
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Microsoft Windows

How to reinstall Windows 10 without losing data

Reinstalling Windows 10 can wipe your system clean; here’s how to keep your files intact
13 May 2022
Actively exploited Windows vulnerability reaches peak severity when paired with popular attack
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Security

Actively exploited Windows vulnerability reaches peak severity when paired with popular attack

May 2022's routine Patch Tuesday fixes seven 'critical' issues, including a familiar headache for IT administrators
11 May 2022
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 aims to fuel innovation in the open hybrid cloud
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hybrid cloud

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 aims to fuel innovation in the open hybrid cloud

The latest version of RHEL will be available in the coming weeks, complete with updated features for edge and multi-cloud computing
11 May 2022
What we know about One Outlook so far
One Outlook
email providers

What we know about One Outlook so far

One Outlook, known internally as Project Monarch, has been mostly kept under wraps by Microsoft
9 May 2022
How to fix whea_uncorrectable_error in Windows 10
The Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) error screen as shown on a Samsung monitor in an office
Microsoft Windows

How to fix whea_uncorrectable_error in Windows 10

If Windows 10 displays a BSOD with the whea_uncorrectable_error, here's how you can fix it
6 May 2022
How to fix the 'Page Fault In Nonpaged Area' fault in Windows 10
The Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) error screen as shown on a Samsung monitor in an office
Software

How to fix the 'Page Fault In Nonpaged Area' fault in Windows 10

If your Windows PC is crashing with a PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA error, here's some steps you can take to solve the issue
6 May 2022
Microsoft Edge overtakes Safari as the world's second most popular browser
The Microsoft Edge app
web browser

Microsoft Edge overtakes Safari as the world's second most popular browser

Edge use could increase as more and more install Windows 11
4 May 2022
Google releases public beta for Android 13
Android 13's new logo
Google Android

Google releases public beta for Android 13

The latest update of the next version of the OS comes ahead of the tech giant's I/O developer event in May
28 Apr 2022
Are cloud-based PCs the future of the enterprise?
Screenshots from two Cloud PC systems
operating systems

Are cloud-based PCs the future of the enterprise?

With the likes of Microsoft 365 Cloud PC and Google's own Chrome OS Flex maturing this year, we examine which industries might benefit
28 Apr 2022
Flexible IT for agile service providers
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Whitepaper

Flexible IT for agile service providers

Leverage consumption-based economics to create competitive advantage
26 Apr 2022
Windows 11 has fewer users than both Windows 7 and Windows XP
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Microsoft Windows

Windows 11 has fewer users than both Windows 7 and Windows XP

Lansweeper data suggests Windows 11 adoption rate has almost tripled over the past three months, but uptake remains slow
19 Apr 2022
How do I fix the Windows 10 Start Menu if it's frozen?
A computer screen displaying the Start menu in Windows 10
operating systems

How do I fix the Windows 10 Start Menu if it's frozen?

If your Start menu stops working in Windows 10, here’s what you can do to fix it
8 Apr 2022
Raspberry Pi OS update bolsters security against brute force attacks
Raspberry Pi OS displayed on a 2D mockup of a home Raspberry Pi setup
Security

Raspberry Pi OS update bolsters security against brute force attacks

The security change was made in line with increasing number of countries choosing to outlaw default credentials
8 Apr 2022
How to rotate a laptop or PC screen
A display in portrait mode
operating systems

How to rotate a laptop or PC screen

Portrait or landscape; how do you get a new perspective on your screen?
8 Apr 2022
How to install Windows 11
Windows 11 on a HP laptop
Microsoft Windows

How to install Windows 11

You'll need to check your system requirements before you upgrade to the latest version of Microsoft's OS
6 Apr 2022
Microsoft's Windows Autopatch brings automated updates for IT admins
Microsoft's Remote help feature
Microsoft Windows

Microsoft's Windows Autopatch brings automated updates for IT admins

Endpoint Manager updates also include targeted IT messages for organisations and more security controls
5 Apr 2022
Microsoft launches Windows 365 Boot and Switch apps
The Windows 365 Switch interface
Microsoft Windows

Microsoft launches Windows 365 Boot and Switch apps

Cloud PC service gets additional security and productivity features that include an offline mode
5 Apr 2022