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How to Install a Classic Windows Interface on Windows 10 Using Classic Shell

Nov 12th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

How to Install a Classic Windows Interface on Windows 10 Using Classic Shell

Some people love the new Windows 10 menu. Others hate it. If you fall into the latter category, then you may want to install something called Classic Shell for Windows 10. This free application turns your modern-style Windows 10 Start menu into the classic style used in Windows 7. The menu is actually superior to the Windows 7 menu because it’s more customizable – you can tweak every cor

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Windows 10 Has an Estimated 120 Million Worldwide Users at the 3 Month Mark

Nov 2nd 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Windows 10 Has an Estimated 120 Million Worldwide Users at the 3 Month Mark

Within 3 months of making its debut, Windows 10 is estimated to have 120 million users around the world. That number includes all desktops, laptops, and tablets. Earlier in October, when Microsoft debuted the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book, the company claimed that they had 110 million users and was exceptionally proud of that fact. That 120 million installs isn’t actually an official n

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Huge Windows 10 Update Will Arrive in November

Oct 19th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Huge Windows 10 Update Will Arrive in November

It didn’t take long for Microsoft to put together its first large Windows 10 update. Today, Microsoft announced that a large Windows 10 update would be arriving to devices sometime this November. That update will arrive separately form the Redstone updates coming in 2016. Those updates are expected to be even larger than the November update. November Update Dubbed “Threshold 2” The Nove

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How to Uninstall Pre-installed Windows 10 Apps Using Powershell

Oct 10th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

How to Uninstall Pre-installed Windows 10 Apps Using Powershell

Powershell is a built-in Windows software that gives you complete control over your system. In Windows 10, users are using Powershell to easily uninstall preinstalled Windows 10 apps. Windows 10 Apps You Might Want to Remove Windows 10 comes pre-installed with a number of apps that you might want to remove. Unfortunately, Windows 10 doesn’t let you uninstall those apps like you would uninstall

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How to Prevent Windows 7 or 8 from Automatically Downloading Windows 10 in the Background

Sep 13th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

How to Prevent Windows 7 or 8 from Automatically Downloading Windows 10 in the Background

Microsoft made some negative headlines this week after it was revealed that the company is automatically downloading Windows 10 onto customers’ computers without their explicit consent. Yes, that’s right: if you’re one of the people who still haven’t upgraded to Windows 10, and you’re currently running Windows 7 or 8, then you might already have Windows 10 on your computer right now!

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Three Easy Windows 10 Start Menu Tips

Sep 10th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Three Easy Windows 10 Start Menu Tips

The Windows 10 Start Menu is the most customizable Start Menu ever released by Windows. Unfortunately, many Windows 10 users haven’t even bothered looking up how to customize it. Today, I’m going to show you 3 easy ways to get more out of your Windows 10 start menu. Add a Logout Button Microsoft did good when they added the Start Menu back into Windows 10. Unfortunately, they did bad when

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How to Fix the 80240020 Error You See When Installing Windows 10

Sep 8th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

How to Fix the 80240020 Error You See When Installing Windows 10

If you’re like over 80 million PC users around the world, then you’ve already installed Windows 10. Unfortunately, many people who tried to install Windows 10 were greeted with an unfortunate error. They saw the dreaded error code 80240020. That error code means your Windows 10 installation folder is unfinished and/or corrupted. Here’s how to fix it. Step by Step Guide to Fixing Error

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It’s Official: The New Windows 10 Calculator App is Amazing

Sep 7th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

It’s Official: The New Windows 10 Calculator App is Amazing

You’ve probably noticed all sorts of amazing improvements with Windows 10. But one amazing improvement that isn’t being talked about nearly enough is the calculator app. The new Windows 10 calculator app is pretty amazing. I mean, just look at how attractive this calculator looks. Have you ever been that attracted to a calculator before? I didn’t think so. It just gets bette

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How to Unlock the Secret “Very High” Quality Streaming Mode in Windows 10

Aug 20th 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

How to Unlock the Secret “Very High” Quality Streaming Mode in Windows 10

Windows 10 has a cool feature that lets you stream console games to the PC over Wi-Fi. Yes, you can control Xbox games through your PC using the magic of wireless internet. But for some unknown reason, Microsoft restricts the quality of streaming. Even when you set the stream to the highest quality level, Microsoft will still restrict your quality. What’s up with that? Well, one Reddit

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Microsoft Shatters Records With 14 Million Windows 10 Upgrades in First Day

Aug 1st 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Microsoft Shatters Records With 14 Million Windows 10 Upgrades in First Day

If you were one of the people waiting till midnight on July 29 to install Windows 10, then Microsoft likes you. The company recently announced that a whopping 14 million users completed their Windows 10 upgrade in the first 24 hours of launch. That blows install numbers for Windows 7 and Windows 8 out of the water. But of course, there’s one major caveat: Windows 10 is free. Still a Long

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