A surprise update from Microsoft adds artificial intelligence to older PCs. Microsoft is bringing a preview of its generative AI Copilot tool to Windows 10 for businesses and home users to start; Copilot will come to managed PCs later when IT pros get the tools to support and manage it. . . . Read more
Pros of Windows in S mode Cons of Windows in S mode Additional security measures. Easier management of widespread enterprise devices and virus/malware threats. Simple process to switch to Windows full version. Lack of compatibility with non-Windows store apps and browsers. Limited operating system personalization and configuration. In 2017, Microsoft . . . Read more
On Sept. 20, 2022, Microsoft officially unleashed its first major update for Windows 11. Known as Windows 11 22H2, this version offers a variety of enhancements to key features in the operating system. If you’re the type to download now and read the instructions later (or never), you can go . . . Read more
Learn seven different ways to boot a Windows 10 PC in Safe Mode to help troubleshoot issues using this comprehensive guide. For decades, Safe Mode has served to load the operating system, albeit with reduced functionality, for the purpose of troubleshooting PC-related issues and performing diagnostics by loading only the . . . Read more
Learn how to download a Windows 10 ISO file without using the Media Creation tool with this step-by-step guide. Image: PhotoGranary/Adobe Stock Navigating to the official Windows 10 download page with the intent of downloading the latest ISO file generally requires you to download the Media Creation Tool first. This . . . Read more
Microsoft Office Professional provides the ultimate suite of tools for any business, and it’s currently bundled with eight courses. Image: StackCommerce You can find a copy of Microsoft Office in pretty much every workplace. But how many on your staff know how to use the software effectively? With the Premium . . . Read more
While it may seem almost obscene to some, you can actually connect an Apple Magic keyboard to a Windows 10 machine. Here’s how. While some users prefer the tactile feel of a solid mechanical keyboard, others opt for a streamlined and simple look. In the tech world, Apple is the . . . Read more
Image: PhotoGranary/Adobe Stock No matter how many features Microsoft crams into its Windows 10 operating system, there will always be users looking for a faster, better or — at the very least — different way of doing things. The iteration of an operating system, no matter how well it works, . . . Read more
Remote code execution vulnerabilities dominate this month’s security bulletin of warnings and patches.
Google Project Zero disclosed the bug before a patch becomes available from Microsoft.