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by burger2227
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Microsoft already killing off Windows 7?
Replies: 19
Views: 58898

Re: Is Microsoft already killing off Windows 7?

Windows 7 and Server 2008 zero-day bug gets a free patch An unpatched local privilege escalation (LPE) vulnerability affecting all Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 devices received a free and temporary fix today through the 0patch platform. The zero-day bug affects all impacted devices, enrolled in Mic...
by burger2227
Mon Nov 23, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WINDOWS TURNS 35: A VISUAL HISTORY
Replies: 0
Views: 75

WINDOWS TURNS 35: A VISUAL HISTORY

WINDOWS TURNS 35: A VISUAL HISTORY The PC revolution started off life 35 years ago this week. Microsoft launched its first version of Windows on November 20th, 1985, to succeed MS-DOS. It was a huge milestone that paved the way for the modern versions of Windows we use today. While Windows 10 doesn...
by burger2227
Tue Nov 03, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft: Windows 10 1809 reaches end of service next week Microsoft today reminded customers that some editions of Windows 10, version 1809 (also known as the October 2018 Update) will reach its end of service next week. For products that reach their end of service, Microsoft stops providing tech...
by burger2227
Sun Nov 01, 2020 6:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SpaceX Starlink public beta begins: It’s $99 a month plus $500 up front
Replies: 2
Views: 755

Re: SpaceX Starlink public beta begins: It’s $99 a month plus $500 up front

Them and Amazon are gonna pollute space near Earth with hundreds or
maybe thousands of those satellites...
by burger2227
Wed Oct 28, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SpaceX Starlink public beta begins: It’s $99 a month plus $500 up front
Replies: 2
Views: 755

SpaceX Starlink public beta begins: It’s $99 a month plus $500 up front

SpaceX Starlink public beta begins: It’s $99 a month plus $500 up front Expect to see data speeds vary from 50Mbps to 150Mbps and latency from 20ms to 40ms over the next several months as we enhance the Starlink system. There will also be brief periods of no connectivity at all. As we launch more s...
by burger2227
Wed Oct 28, 2020 7:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft will forcibly open some websites in Edge instead of Internet Explorer Starting next month , users trying to access certain websites will see IE refuse to load the URL and automatically open the site in Edge instead. This forced IE-to-Edge behavior is part of Microsoft's Internet Explorer ...
by burger2227
Wed Oct 21, 2020 9:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

After outcry, Microsoft presses pause on unsolicited Windows 10 web app installs Originally, Microsoft tells The Verge, the idea was that any website you pinned to the Start Menu would launch in Microsoft Edge , and it simply intended to turn those shortcuts into more visible tiles now. But — in wh...
by burger2227
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 upgrades blocked after installing KB4577062 Microsoft says that customers who install the optional KB4577062 update for Windows 10 versions 1903 and 1909 will encounter issues upgrading to newer Windows 10 versions on some devices. KB4577062 was released on September 16, 2020, with the m...
by burger2227
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 to Start Warning Users of Imminent SSD Failure Seeing this notification pop up is your signal to stop whatever it is you are doing and focus on backing up all your data. There's a good chance that super-fast SSD you've been relying on (hopefully for several years), is about to reach its ...
by burger2227
Wed Sep 30, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 is pushing old drivers updates that you should avoid Users are reporting that inappropriate driver updates are getting pushed to Windows 10 devices which aren’t registered for the Insider program. The update in the question is “Intel – System”, which was pushed out last week alongside ot...
by burger2227
Tue Sep 15, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

KB4576754 update force installs new Edge on Windows 10 2004, 1909, 1903, and 1809 Today, we noticed an Edge update for Windows 10 version 2004, KB4576754 has been installed quietly on our device and grouped under ‘Quality updates’ under the Update History. The update installs the Edge version 84.52...
by burger2227
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Price gouging and defective products rampant on Amazon, reports find
Replies: 0
Views: 1869

Price gouging and defective products rampant on Amazon, reports find

Price gouging and defective products rampant on Amazon, reports find Public Citizen's report includes two instances of markups of 1,000 percent or more : disposable face masks, which were selling for $40 instead of $4, and corn starch, which sold for $9 instead of $0.90. "It is troubling that so mu...
by burger2227
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft Defender can ironically be used to download malware A recent update to Windows 10's Microsoft Defender antivirus solution ironically allows it to download malware and other files to a Windows computer. Legitimate operating system files that can be abused for malicious purposes are known a...
by burger2227
Fri Aug 28, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft delays Windows 10 1803 end of service due to pandemic Microsoft today announced that the scheduled end of service date for the Enterprise, Education, and IoT Enterprise editions of Windows 10, version 1803 is being pushed back to May 11, 2021 , due to the current public health situation. ...
by burger2227
Fri Aug 28, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 update 2004 could kill your SSD — what you need to know
Replies: 0
Views: 1973

Windows 10 update 2004 could kill your SSD — what you need to know

Windows 10 update could kill your SSD — what you need to know Microsoft is moving to fix an update that seemingly introduced a bug that could damage the lifespan of solid state drives (SSDs). Bug-tracking site BleepingComputer reported that the Windows 10 May 2020 Update, aka version 2004 , has bee...
by burger2227
Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Microsoft now lets you run Android apps in Windows 10 Microsoft has announced a new feature that allows Windows 10 users running Insider builds to launch their Android apps directly in Windows 10. This feature is only supported on select Samsung Galaxy devices and allows Android to stream apps to y...
by burger2227
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Edge browser crashes if you use Google as your default search engine If you have Google set as the default engine and try to type in the search bar, the browser may crash. The problem is related to “Search Suggestions” and when that API is called, the browser crashing instantly. I am seeing it on m...
by burger2227
Mon Jul 27, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 2004: Automatic upgrades coming to more PCs still on older versions The expanded roll out of Windows 10 version 2004 means that Microsoft will begin automatically offering the feature update to more machines currently using older versions of Windows 10 that are nearing end-of-service and...
by burger2227
Mon Jul 20, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Windows 10 news
Replies: 191
Views: 305321

Re: Windows 10 news

Windows 10 May 2020 Update may falsely report that there is no internet connection Some people who have upgraded to Windows 10 version 2004 (or Windows 10 May 2020 Update) are experiencing a strange issue with their internet connections. A problem has cropped up with the Network Connectivity Status...
by burger2227
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One Drive not installed in Windows 10
Replies: 2
Views: 3211

Re: One Drive not installed in Windows 10

Microsoft ups OneDrive file size limit to 100GB The standout upgrade is the new file size upload limit, which was previously capped at 15GB, but will now expand to 100GB. Microsoft acknowledged that certain file types - such as 3D and CAD drawings - often exceed the old limit, making OneDrive unwor...