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Ask @WinObs: What Can Windows 10 Do to Help My Family Tech Support Woes? Commented on: 2 weeks ago (September 7, 2017)

It may not be quite the same, but I did turn on the "Only install apps from Store" developer option on my parent's HP Stream.

Irfanview Desktop Graphics Utility Now Available in Windows Store via Project Centennial Commented on: 13 weeks ago (June 23, 2017)

Interesting that the Windows Store version isn't performing DPI-friendly scaling on the toolbar icons

How to Determine the Battery Manufacturer Installed in Your Surface Pro 3 Commented on: 1 year ago (July 21, 2016)

I saw that picture at the front at first and thought "oh no, I have to crack the case open to find out". Thanks for the tip!

Two Minor New Features in Weekend Microsoft Health Update Commented on: 1 year ago (July 11, 2016)

I've been using the Android N beta for a few weeks and the health app has been working great. Until this update... now it won't launch. Obviously I don't expect them to support a beta OS, but...

Windows 10 Tip: Finding Lockscreen Images in the File System Commented on: 1 year ago (June 16, 2016)

I'm sure there's a single-line "piped" way to copy the files and rename them all at once. But at the very least if you open the folder you copied them to and use the File Explorer's file >...

OneDrive, Box, Dropbox, Office 365, Google Drive: How Their Storage Compares Commented on: 1 year ago (May 23, 2016)

If I did my math right, that makes Box the most expensive option:

Name Price for 50 GB per Month
Dropbox $0.50
Box $5.00
OneDrive $1.99
Office365 $0.42
...

Windows Phone Isn't Dead, It's Changing Commented on: 1 year ago (December 14, 2015)

I agree, if you haven't experienced a phone that shipped with 8.1, you really didn't get to feel the latest of the efforts to smooth out the experience and have it on a performant phone to make it...

Windows 10 Build 10565 reaches Insider Slow Ring subscribers Commented on: 1 year ago (October 16, 2015)

My Surface Pro 3 is not really my everyday workhorse, but just to play safe I set my own rule to only use slow ring builds on it, so here we go!

ISOs for Windows 10 Build 10565 for PCs Now Available Commented on: 1 year ago (October 15, 2015)

So so far, there are no post-RTM slow ring builds, right?

How can I change the background color of my apps in Windows 10? Commented on: 1 year ago (October 7, 2015)

This answer is incorrect. It's not part of Aero, it's the legacy color option that was succeeded by Aero. It's what came before. That color window you're referring to was what was in Windows 95...

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