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Microsoft is Adding 2 Huge Enterprise Security Features in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Jul 26th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Microsoft is Adding 2 Huge Enterprise Security Features in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

The Windows 10 Anniversary Update is scheduled to arrive in a few days, and security researchers are already getting excited about the potential security improvements in the latest update. 2 of the enterprise security features are already attracting some excitement for their ability to limit the spread of corporate data while also preventing future data leaks. Here are these two exciting enterp

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3 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Free Windows 10 Upgrade Offer Coming to an End on July 29

Jul 6th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

3 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Free Windows 10 Upgrade Offer Coming to an End on July 29

Microsoft’s year-long free upgrade offer for Windows 10 is coming to an end on July 29, 2016. It’s the beginning of some big changes to Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Today, we’re highlighting 3 of the most important ways those changes are likely to affect you. 3) Windows 10 Gets Expensive Windows 10 immediately undergoes an enormous price raise after July 29, when it goes from $

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Pros and Cons of Upgrading to Windows 10 Before July 29, 2016

Jun 28th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Pros and Cons of Upgrading to Windows 10 Before July 29, 2016

Microsoft’s free Windows 10 upgrade offer will end on July 29, 2016. After that date, Windows 10 will be priced at its regular rate and you’ll be stuck using Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 There are still millions of holdouts who haven’t upgraded to Windows 10 – despite Microsoft’s best efforts to persuade them. Should you consider upgrading to Windows 10 before the free upgrade window (

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Microsoft Releases Experimental Bloatware Removal Tool for Windows 10

Jun 25th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Microsoft Releases Experimental Bloatware Removal Tool for Windows 10

I hate bloatware. You hate bloatware. We all hate bloatware – and finally, Microsoft is doing something about it. Microsoft has released a free experimental bloatware removal tool as part of its Windows 10 beta. That beta features something called a “refresh” that allows users to install a clean version of Windows. As you may already know, Windows 10 has a number of existing refresh an

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Microsoft Tries Bold New Sales Strategy with “Surface Membership”

Jun 5th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Microsoft Tries Bold New Sales Strategy with “Surface Membership”

Without much fanfare, Microsoft recently launched something called Surface Membership. The plan allows small businesses and users to stay up-to-date on the latest Surface hardware and accessories in exchange for a flat monthly fee. Basically, you buy a single Surface 3, Surface Pro 4, Surface Book, or any combination of the three, without having to pay the full price upfront. Pricing varies

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Microsoft Removes Wi-Fi Sense Feature from Windows 10

Jun 3rd 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Microsoft Removes Wi-Fi Sense Feature from Windows 10

With Windows 10, Microsoft introduced a feature called Wi-Fi Sense that allowed you to automatically share Wi-Fi passwords with your contacts. Unfortunately for the few Sense users, due to “low usage and low demand”, Microsoft is removing the feature. Many users felt uneasy that Windows would scan their Outlook, Skype, and Facebook contacts without having control over who could see their Wi

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Top 5 Most Important Changes in the April 2016 Windows 10 Update

Apr 27th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Top 5 Most Important Changes in the April 2016 Windows 10 Update

Microsoft just released a new update to Windows 10 and it’s already attracting rave reviews as “the best build yet”. What makes the new Windows 10 update so special? We’ve listed the most important updates and features included in the new build. Microsoft announced the news on its blog on April 22. The build is called 14328 and it’s available for both PC and Mobile as an Insider Pr

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The First Universal Windows Apps Are Now Available for Xbox One and Windows 10

Apr 3rd 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

The First Universal Windows Apps Are Now Available for Xbox One and Windows 10

The first universal Windows apps are finally here. Microsoft recently announced plans to unify apps across Windows 10 and Xbox One. Today, those plans quietly claim to fruition as Microsoft announced its first universal Windows apps. Microsoft revealed those apps in a press release from its 2016 Build developers conference. The first apps that will be available across platforms include: -Nic

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4 Big Windows 10 Updates to Get Excited About this Summer

Apr 2nd 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

4 Big Windows 10 Updates to Get Excited About this Summer

Microsoft made a big splash last summer by releasing Windows 10 for free to existing Windows users. This summer, Microsoft may make a similar splash by releasing some major updates to its flagship operating system. Ready to get excited for this summer? Here are 4 big Windows 10 updates. Cortana is Getting Better Cortana is going to become more proactive and start suggesting things like where

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Windows 10 is Now the Most Popular Operating System on Steam

Apr 1st 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Windows 10 is Now the Most Popular Operating System on Steam

Microsoft recently celebrated a milestone as Windows 10 became the number one most-popular operating system among Steam users. The surge in usage was likely related to the fact that Windows 10 became a “recommended” upgrade for Windows 7 and 8 users last week. Gamers have also switched en masse to Windows 10 for cutting edge features like DirectX 12. The Steam report from March 2016 o

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