windows 10

  1. lynxcatz

    Acer Drivers

    Hi all, I am looking for Acer Drivers. It is an Aspire E1-571 with Win 10 64 bit. On the Acer website, I only see window 7 and 8 and this machine was upgraded to Win 10 from 8. Thanks
  2. Jamie McKane

    New Windows 10 update causes big printer problems

    New Windows 10 update causes big printer problems A Windows 10 update released on 9 June 2020 has left a number of PC users unable to print. The cumulative update released last week includes security fixes for various vulnerabilities in the operating system, as well as fixes and changes for a...
  3. Jamie McKane

    Windows 10 continues to dominate Windows 7

    Windows 10 continues to dominate Windows 7 Windows 10 has continued its rise as the dominant desktop operating system in the world. Following a decline in market share in April, May market share statistics from NetMarketShare show that Windows 10 not only reversed this downward trend, but it...
  4. Jamie McKane

    Microsoft patches Windows 10 bug that kills Internet connectivity

    Microsoft patches Windows 10 bug that kills Internet connectivity Microsoft has released an update for a bug which disrupted Internet connections on certain Windows 10 devices. Since cumulative update KB4535996, which was released on 27 February, users reported that their systems were showing...
  5. Jamie McKane

    Critical security flaw in Windows 10 discovered

    Critical security flaw in Windows 10 discovered Microsoft has released an advisory detailing a new security flaw in Windows 10. The flaw's severity level is labelled as "critical" and comprises two remote code execution vulnerabilities related to the Windows Adobe Type Manager Library.
  6. Jamie McKane

    Emergency Windows 10 security update

    Emergency Windows 10 security update Microsoft has released a fix for a critical security issue that allows attackers to execute malicious code capable of spreading throughout networks without interaction from users. The patch was rolled out because while the flaw isn't easy to exploit...
  7. lynxcatz

    Cloning of drive

    Hi all I want to clone my laptop's hard drive and move it over to an SSD. I have an external that picks up on the system but not on the cloning software. I now consider to either seek another cloning software or try and back up all the data on the external and then just do a new installation on...
  8. Anthro

    New Windows 10 ‘Extraordinarily Serious’ Security Warning For 900 Million Users

    Microsoft Windows users have got used to the monthly "Patch Tuesday" update cycle and the disclosure of fixed vulnerabilities impacting the operating system it brings with it. Because of the well-documented problems that users updating Windows 10 have suffered over the last year or two, many are...
  9. Jamie McKane

    Windows 10 is now able to run on smartphones

    Windows 10 is now able to run on smartphones Developers have successfully installed Windows 10 on flagship mobile devices, WindowsLatest reports. Microsoft has been working with Qualcomm on a version of Windows 10 for ARM which would be able to run on mobile chipsets, and developers have...
  10. Jamie McKane

    Windows 10 is losing ground to other operating systems

    Windows 10 is losing ground to other operating systems Windows 10 saw a surprising decrease in desktop operating system market share in November 2019, according to data from NetMarketShare. It is still the dominant desktop operating system, boasting 53.33% of market share, but is down nearly...
  11. Jamie McKane

    Windows 10 feature update coming next month - Report

    Windows 10 feature update coming next month - Report Microsoft is expected to start the rollout of its next feature update on 12 November. The launch date was revealed in a tweet by Windows Central Senior Editor Zac Bowden. The patch will update Windows 10 to version 1909, also known as 19H2...
  12. Jamie McKane

    Windows 10 is killing Windows 7

    Windows 10 is killing Windows 7 Windows 10 continues to increase its market share as users upgrade from Windows 7 to Microsoft's latest desktop operating system. Data from NetMarketShare shows that Windows 7's market share has dipped under 30%, while Windows 10 has reached its highest ever...
  13. Jamie McKane

    Microsoft could bring back Sets to Windows 10

    Microsoft could bring back Sets to Windows 10 Microsoft may be working to bring back its popular "Sets" feature to Windows 10, as discovered by serial leaker Walking Cat, who said that Sets could return in Windows 10 Build 19841. The inclusion of the feature in this build means that Microsoft...
  14. Jamie McKane

    The latest Windows 10 update has serious problems

    The latest Windows 10 update has serious problems Microsoft released a cumulative update for Windows 10 on 10 September which is quickly turning into a nightmare for users. The update included three key changes which aim to improve security, patch vulnerabilities, and address CPU usage issues...
  15. Jamie McKane

    New Windows 10 update lets you kill annoying startup apps

    New Windows 10 update lets you kill annoying startup apps Microsoft has released its Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18965 (20H1) for Windows users who have signed up to the Insider programme. This build allows users greater control over applications which restart upon powering up your PC - a...
  16. Jamie McKane

    Dangerous security flaws found in Windows 10

    Dangerous security flaws found in Windows 10 A number of security vulnerabilities have been discovered in Windows 10. The security flaws are similar to those exploited by the self-replicating WannaCry ransomware in 2017. The four exploits discovered by Microsoft are "wormable", which means...
  17. Jamie McKane

    New Windows 10 start menu accidentally leaked to testers

    New Windows 10 start menu accidentally leaked to testers An issue with Microsoft's Insider Programme caused the company to accidentally release a Windows 10 build which was never meant to ship to testers. Windows Central got hold of the leaked build and noted an overhaul of the operating...
  18. Jamie McKane

    Chromium Edge to become default Windows 10 browser in 2020 - Report

    Chromium Edge to become default Windows 10 browser in 2020 - Report Microsoft's upcoming Chromium-based Edge browser could become the default Internet browser for Windows 10 next year, according to code revealed in the latest version of the operating system's preview build. Software engineer...
  19. Jamie McKane

    Windows 7 users are taking their time upgrading to Windows 10

    Windows 7 users are taking their time upgrading to Windows 10 Data from NetMarketShare shows that the Windows 10 users barely grew over the course of June, increasing by just 0.06% to a market share of 45.79%. Windows 7's market share dropped slightly from 35.44% to 35.38%, and these numbers...
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