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How to Use the New “To Do List” Feature in Windows 10

Apr 30th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

How to Use the New “To Do List” Feature in Windows 10

Microsoft purchased a note-taking app called Wunderlist back in 2015. Ever since, fans have been waiting for Wunderlist to appear on Windows 10. Now, thanks to the latest Windows 10 update, Wunderlist is finally available to Windows 10 users. It’s a robust note-taking, to-do list, and organizing app. Microsoft has made it a cross-platform app with a simple title: To-Do. Today, we’re expl

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Top 5 Biggest Changes in the New Windows 10 Creators Update

Apr 17th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Top 5 Biggest Changes in the New Windows 10 Creators Update

This past week, Microsoft rolled out its new Creators Update for Windows 10. Originally launched on April 11, the update has rolled out around the world over the past few days. The Creators Update is the second biggest update in Windows 10’s history (the Anniversary Update was the biggest update). With the new update, Microsoft promises a suite of new productivity tools and features along wit

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Windows 10’s New Game Mode Will Make PC Games Run Faster

Jan 31st 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

Windows 10’s New Game Mode Will Make PC Games Run Faster

If you’re reading PC tech blogs like Fix My PC Free, then I assume you’re interested in making your computer run faster. Well, thanks to Windows 10’s new Game Mode, your PC games should run faster and smoother – with minimal hassle on your side. Microsoft has been teasing Game Mode for months without revealing much information about it. Now, we’re finally getting further details ab

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4 Products Microsoft Quietly Killed in 2016

Oct 27th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

4 Products Microsoft Quietly Killed in 2016

Every year, companies quietly kill off products without much fanfare. The world moves on, and gradually people forget those products ever existed. Microsoft killed off several of its products and services in 2016. Some of these changes may affect your life. With that in mind, here are 4 products Microsoft quietly got rid of over the past year. 4) Project Astoria You may have never heard of Pr

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Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick Rants that He’s “Done” with “Undependable” Surface Tablets

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Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick Rants that He’s “Done” with “Undependable” Surface Tablets

Microsoft has paid the NFL billions of dollars to promote its Surface tablets over the past 3 seasons. Unfortunately for Microsoft, that marketing campaign has been a little rocky over the years. When the Surface tablets were first introduced on the sidelines, announcers called them iPads. In other games, we’ve seen the Surface Tablet rammed into Johnny Manziel’s head or thrown down on t

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Microsoft Announces All-in-One Surface Studio PC for $3,000

Oct 26th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

Microsoft Announces All-in-One Surface Studio PC for $3,000

Microsoft made big headlines this morning as it announced its biggest hardware release of the year: an all-in-one PC called the Surface Studio. We have all of the details on the $3,000 AIO PC here for you today. First, the Surface Studio isn’t exactly a surprise. Rumors about the Surface Studio have been swirling for weeks. Microsoft was caught trademarking the name Surface Studio while al

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Microsoft May Launch an All-in-One Desktop Called the Surface Studio

Oct 19th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Microsoft May Launch an All-in-One Desktop Called the Surface Studio

Microsoft is holding a Windows 10 event on October 26, where industry analysts expect the company to lay out a roadmap for Windows 10’s future. However, other reports suggest that Microsoft is gearing up for some big product launches at the October 26 event. One of those product launches is the so-called Surface Studio, a groundbreaking all-in-one desktop system featuring the Surface’s name

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5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Upcoming Surface Pro 5

Aug 24th 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

5 Fast Facts You Need to Know About the Upcoming Surface Pro 5

The Surface Pro 5 rumors are heating up. Are you in the market for a new tablet/ultrabook combo? Well, the Surface 5 may be the right choice for you. Find out everything you need to know about the Surface 5 today in our rumor roundup. 5) Surface Pro 5 Release Date The Surface Pro 5 is expected to be released in Spring 2017. Microsoft hasn’t been releasing the Surface Pro on an annual bas

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3 Ways You Can Get Windows 10 For Free After the August 2 Deadline

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

3 Ways You Can Get Windows 10 For Free After the August 2 Deadline

On August 2, 2016, Windows 10 will no longer be free for existing Windows users. As it’s always been planned, Microsoft is pulling the promotion after one year. If you already missed the deadline, then you may think it’s too late to download Windows 10 for free. However, we already know of a few ways to still get Windows 10 for free – including some 100% legal ways and a few shady ways.

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CEO Claims Microsoft Will Cripple Steam to Seize Control of PC Gaming

Jul 31st 2016 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

CEO Claims Microsoft Will Cripple Steam to Seize Control of PC Gaming

There’s big drama in the PC gaming industry this week as Epic CEO Tim Sweeney claims that Microsoft may try to intentionally cripple Steam in order to push forward its new Windows gaming platform. That report comes from an interview with Edge magazine, as originally reported by PC Gamer. Sweeney believes that Microsoft will try to slowly destroy the PC as an open platform, locking it down

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