Windows 10 is likely to get a new Start menu without live tiles

Windows 10 is likely to get a new Start menu without live tiles

The glory days of live tiles, which was first introduced with metro-style Windows Phone 7, are over. By default, Start menu contains about two dozen live tiles that continuously pull information in real-time, but many of those live tiles are not displaying anything useful. While live tiles are gr……

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The nifty improvements in Windows 10 version 2004 (20H1)

The nifty improvements in Windows 10 version 2004 (20H1)

In next year’s major update to Windows 10, codenamed 20H1 and also known as version 2004, users can expect several nifty improvements. Windows 10 version 2004 (20H1) reportedly finalized in December and Microsoft has no plans to add new features to the upcoming update as they have switched the fo……

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Microsoft to improve quality of Windows 10 driver updates

Microsoft to improve quality of Windows 10 driver updates

Image Courtesy: ExtremeTech From time to time, we’ve seen reports of Windows Update installing device drivers that are not compatible with the new versions of the OS. Windows Update automatically provides and install new drivers for hardware connected to your PC, such as audio, keyboard, mouse, or……

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Windows 10 preview update adds new Task Manager option

Windows 10 preview update adds new Task Manager option

Microsoft is rolling out a new Windows 10 preview update and it comes with a couple of minor new features. Windows 10 Build 19541 is available for testers in the Fast Ring of Windows Insider program and it includes a couple of minor improvements which may or may not ship in 2020. Windows 10 Build……

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Chrome is getting media playback controls on Windows 10

Chrome is getting media playback controls on Windows 10

Google has been working on a global media controls feature for Chrome that lets you control media content playing in the background. The feature allows you to control videos and music playing in Chrome right from your browser toolbar. Over the weekend, Google pushed out a silent change to Chrome ……

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Windows 10 is getting a easier way to update and install drivers

Windows 10 is getting a easier way to update and install drivers

Windows 10’s next major update scheduled for release in 2020 will feature a new way to update and install optional drivers. In the changelog of Windows 10 Build 19536, Microsoft has confirmed that the firm is still working on an easier way to install drivers and monthly non-security quality update……

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You can run both Microsoft Edge simultaneously on Windows 10

You can run both Microsoft Edge simultaneously on Windows 10

Microsoft has said that the new Chromium-based Edge browser will be available for Windows 10, Windows 7, and macOS starting January 15, 2020. Microsoft will offer standalone installer of Microsoft Edge for all supported platforms, but the new Edge will be bundled with Windows 10 as well. This mea……

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Windows 10 version 2004 rumoured to finalize soon

Windows 10 version 2004 rumoured to finalize soon

After the May 2019 Update and November 2019 Update, Windows 10 version 2004 is the next big release and it comes with several new features. Microsoft is almost done with the first major update for Windows 10 coming in 2020 and final build candidate could be finalized as early as next week. People……

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Windows 10 Build 18363.535 is now available, download offline installers

Windows 10 Build 18363.535 is now available, download offline installers

The December 2019 cumulative update is now available for supported versions of Windows 10. The update is rolling out via Settings app and the direct download links for Windows 10 KB4530684 offline installers are also available. KB4530684 is a part of Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday rollout and it comes……

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Microsoft aims to make Chrome scrolling responsive on Windows 10

Microsoft aims to make Chrome scrolling responsive on Windows 10

Over the past few months, Microsoft has shown that it’s very interested in contributing to the Chromium open source project which benefits both Edge and Chrome. One of Microsoft’s latest feature requests is to make Chromium scrolling more responsive with EdgeHTML-style impulse-style scrolling. Th……

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Microsoft PowerToys for Windows 10 Version 0.14 Released

Microsoft PowerToys for Windows 10 Version 0.14 Released

Microsoft has released a new version of PowerToys for Windows 10, with both FancyZones and PowerRename getting plenty of improvements. First and foremost, PowerToys 0.14 refines the experience with FancyZones by polishing the behavior of certain features. For example, the app now comes with a set……

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Windows 10 free upgrade offer still works for some users

Windows 10 free upgrade offer still works for some users

Microsoft has ended the free upgrades to Windows 10, but users are reporting that they can still install the OS for free on a PC running a genuine license of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1. Image Courtesy: Microsoft According to reports, you can claim a free digital entitlement of Windows 10 and upgrade……

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