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How to Fix the “Windows 10 Is No Longer Supported on This PC” Error Message

Jul 16th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

How to Fix the “Windows 10 Is No Longer Supported on This PC” Error Message

Over the past few weeks, our support team has received increasing reports of errors related to Windows 10. Specifically, users try to update to the latest version of Windows 10, only to receive an error message saying, “Windows 10 is no longer supported on this PC.” That error message is related to the Windows 10 Creators Update. Specifically, certain types of processors are not currentl

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Intel Releases “Upgrade Cards” Which Unlock CPU Features You Already Have

Aug 26th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Intel Releases “Upgrade Cards” Which Unlock CPU Features You Already Have

Intel is one of the world’s largest CPU manufacturers. They’re popular with all types of PC users – from gamers to average users – and that’s why a recent news story has made so many people angry. Engadget recently posted a picture sent to them from a reader. That picture shows an “Intel Processor Performance Upgrade Card”. According to the card, PC users can pay $50 to purchas

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Intel Core i5 Versus i7: Which One Should You Choose?

May 1st 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes Tips | 0 Comment

Intel Core i5 Versus i7: Which One Should You Choose?

If you’re building a PC, then you’ve inevitably encountered the following question: Should I choose the Core i5 or Core i7? These terms, of course, refer to the mid-range and high-range Intel processors on the market today. If you’ve chosen to build a PC with Intel inside as opposed to AMD, then you’ll need to choose between these two cores. Today, I’m going to help you decide if t

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New Intel Contest Shows How Many Days it Would Take to Crack Your Password

May 20th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

New Intel Contest Shows How Many Days it Would Take to Crack Your Password

If you’re a smart PC user, you use a different password for every account on the internet. If you’re an average PC user, you use one password for every single thing you ever log into. Well, here’s the thing about passwords: they can always be cracked. It’s just a matter of time. Some passwords – like 512-bit encryption – take hundreds of years to decipher, which effectively makes th

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Intel wants to make PC passwords a thing of the past

Sep 15th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Intel wants to make PC passwords a thing of the past

Who knew passwords were such an annoyance? Over the last few years, more and more hardware manufacturers have made an effort to remove the password from our daily lives. The iPhone has its ‘swipe’ command instead of a lock screen, while Windows 8 has its unique touch commands, both of which make typing in a password a problem of the past. Intel wants to be the next company to jump on board

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