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I have had my own horrific, personal experience with Windows 10 and how horrific the OS itself is, so I am well aware of the potential for something going wrong to be a nightmare. 506 more words

New Windows 10 Update

Microsoft’s Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 15002 for PC lets users defer updates for over a month.

Microsoft said it has added an option that will enable users to pause updates on their computer for up to 35 days. 70 more words

Tips And Tricks

The Dell XPS M1330 after 10 years: An enthusiast’s perspective.

Back in 2007, the Dell XPS M1330 was an impressive computer as it was marketed as the thinnest high end laptop for its class, from the slot-loading DVD drive to the touch-sensitive media buttons and HDMI-output jack. 1,137 more words

Windows 10

First full day back at the office today for three weeks.

Some of the jobs planned for today:

  • Remote support to solve a lost password problem
  • Reinstall Windows 7 after a virus (customer wants a fresh reinstall)
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All IT

windows 10 sucks balls

Seriously. So today’s saga ends with me giving up on my relatively-new Windows 10—based laptop as just a lost cause. Since around November, it’s had its microprocessor firmly stuffed up its I/O port. 363 more words


Windows 10: New WU Troubleshooter to Try

By Ed Tittel,

MS has included a built-in update troubleshooter for Windows 10 for some time now. But there’s a new WU troubleshooter to try, if that tool fails or falters. 256 more words


The case of Windows Update scans in Windows 7 taking hours and in some cases days to complete!

To cut a very long story short if you try to perform run a Windows Update on a vanilla Windows 7 SP1 install you will have noticed that it takes hours if not days to complete the scan process – falsely giving the appearance that it is stuck. 73 more words

Windows 7