Personalize your Windows 10

Personalize your Windows 10

You’ve just logged into your PC and you’re greeted with an incredibly plain desktop background and an equally drab Start Menu. What could be worse? The pinging noise of that notification tab on the bottom right of your screen is also telling you that an application you barely use is ready for an update.

Tips on Windows 10 privacy protection

Tips on Windows 10 privacy protection

Long gone are the days where private information (like vault combinations and the name of your high school crush) are kept confined within a padlocked journal. Speculation has been circulating that Windows 10 gathers more info than it should. Whether or not you think privacy lines have been breached, here are some tips to protect your privacy in a matter of clicks.

Finding apps on Windows Start Screen

windows_Dec18_AWindows 8.1 is more than a year old, and as such, it has become one of the more common versions of Windows found on newer business computers and on all store-bought computers. While users have benefited from improvements with Windows 8.1, some are not 100% sure about the Start Screen, and more specifically how to find their installed apps on it.

Windows XP and Office 2003 Support Ends April 2014

Why is Microsoft ending support for Window XP and Office 2003? In 2002 Microsoft introduced its “Support Lifecycle” policy based on customer feedback to have more transparency and predictability of support for Microsoft products. As per this policy, Microsoft Business and Developer products, including Windows and Office products, receive a minimum of 10 years of support (5 years Mainstream Support and 5 years Extended Support), at the supported service pack level.

4 features of Win 8 that encourage BYOD

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) has become a hot-button issue in the business world. Employees want to use their own devices, but IT departments and managers are worried about security of data and general systems. Companies have had mixed results with integration of BYOD, with many still looking for a better way to manage the strategy.