Restrict/set Time Limit for User Account in Windows 10-8-7

To Restrict Time Limit for User Account use the Net User command. Net User is a command-line tool that helps system administrators add or modify user account behavior. While you can always use Parental Control or Microsoft Family Safety to do this and more. But in Windows 10, this built-in feature is tied to your … Read more

Skylake systems that will be supported on Windows 8.1/7

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In its latest drive to push Windows 10 adoption further, Microsoft announced that nextgen CPUs will only support Windows 10. Elaborating more on the announcement made, Microsoft published a list of more than 100 Skylake Systems that will be capable of offering Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 support – until July 17, 2017. What is … Read more

Microsoft released technical preview of Windows for Lumia smart phones

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Microsoft released technical preview of Windows 10 for phones to public. The company is seeding out the update via its Windows Insider app to select handsets. To download the new technical preview, you’ll first have to sign up for the Windows Insider preview program. Windows 10 for phones will support all Lumia handsets running Windows … Read more

Windows 10 pre-consumer build leak shows all-new Cortana, Xbox apps and more

While Microsoft is yet to release the final version of Windows 10, a newly leaked build of the operating system gives a sneak peek into what is in store. A video released by WinBeta showcases the 9901 build of Windows 10, which comes with a number of features that could make it to the final … Read more

Here’s why Windows 10 users may need to reinstall Microsoft Office

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Users who are currently on the Windows 10 platform may need to re-install Microsoft office. As reported by Tech Crunch, Microsoft’s Gabriel Aul, has announced that a security update to Windows 10 will not install if the computer already has Office installed. This means that, for security reasons, Windows 10 users will have to uninstall … Read more

All Windows Phone 8 Lumia devices to receive Windows 10 update, says Microsoft

Microsoft has announced that all of the Windows Phone 8 Lumia devices will be receiving the forthcoming mobile version of Windows 10 when it releases. Earlier this week, the official Lumia Twitter account publicly declared company’s plan to upgrade all Lumia smartphones with Windows Phone 8 to Windows 10 next year. A report from September claimed that … Read more

Here’s why Microsoft’s VP of operating systems Joe Belfiore thinks CIOs should buy into Windows Phone

Microsoft VP of the operating systems group, Joe Belfiore, believes Microsoft is now near to closing the “app gap”, and that CIOs should “keep considering” Windows Phone for its standout app leveraging advantages for the enterprise IT department. In conversation during Microsoft’s TechEd Europe conference earlier this week, Computing asked the veteran Windows designer – … Read more

Here are the new changes brought about in Windows 10 over Windows 8

Microsoft has unveiled the latest iteration of the Windows operating system. Oddly, it has chosen to break the sequence and named it Windows 10, instead of the Windows 9 moniker everyone had been expecting. Windows 10 somehow closely resembles Windows 7. This comes as both good and bad news; good, because Windows 7 was Microsoft’s … Read more