Goodbye Commented on: 10 weeks ago (January 16, 2015)

Interesting... the new webpage Doctype is XHTML 1.0 Transitional I expect that will change :-) Perhaps it was remembering Win NT 5.0

Yet Another Update for Windows 10 Build 9879, But This One's a Doozy (Updated) Commented on: 15 weeks ago (December 9, 2014)

Is it just Office 2013 or all versions of Office? I'm running Office 2010.

More info: I have now installed all the latest updates on a VirtualBox Win 10 without Office and a full PC Win 10...

Microsoft Confirms that Windows 10 will also be Version 10 Internally Commented on: 18 weeks ago (November 22, 2014)

Yes, winver.exe shows Version 6.4 (Build 9879)

Why does Belarc Advisor report:
For my Win 8.1 system
Windows 8.1 Professional with Media Center (x64) (build 9600)

For my...

Windows Technical Preview Install Guide: Clean Install Commented on: 19 weeks ago (November 17, 2014)

Me too. While I have most of the same questions my main concern is the safety of personal information. It seems everything gets hacked these days. Is the information heavily encrypted? Is it "...

Windows Technical Preview is Microsoft's Alchemy Moment Commented on: 25 weeks ago (October 3, 2014)

Great article! Clearly emphasizes that the desktop and traditional PCs with large sometimes multiple monitors is not dead. Yes, lots of folks love the new touch screens and all the small devices...

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Tip: Manage Disk Space Commented on: 50 weeks ago (April 11, 2014)

It doesn't know anything about other partitions on my boot drive or other drives in the computer. Pretty useless compared to some desktop file managers.

Windows 8.1 Tip: Download a Windows 8.1 ISO with a Windows 8 Product Key Commented on: 1 year ago (October 21, 2013)

Beware! Windows 8.1 has problems with some wireless and wired network adapters. The symptom is that network connectivity suddenly disappears. Re-enabling the network on the Network Connections...

In Blue: Start Experience Changes Commented on: 1 year ago (May 29, 2013)

Will this update be a "Refresh"? Somehow refresh is considered a good thing. It would take me most of a day to reinstall programs and configure them correctly. Not a good thing for me.

No Surprises in Metro App Usage Report Commented on: 1 year ago (May 26, 2013)

I open a "Metro" app about once a week and I use my devise about 4 hours a day. So I don't understand how you can say "less than once a day" is not using the device. Why once a week? Because I've...

Windows 8 Tip: Reset or Refresh Your PC Commented on: 2 years ago (March 17, 2013)

I don't understand why Refresh is such a wonderful thing. Its quick then it will take a couple of 8-hour days to reinstall some 25 programs. They may remember their configuration which is some...

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