Monday, April 15, 2024
Tag:

Windows 8

This controversial Windows 11 feature is already upsetting people

The redesigned Start Menu has garnered outrage but, fortunately, it can be customized.

What’s the difference between Windows 8 and 10?

On the older version? Compare it to the newer one before Microsoft stops releasing updates in three years.

What’s the difference between Windows 8 and 10?

On the older version? Compare it to the newer one before Microsoft stops releasing updates in three years.

How Windows 7 saved Microsoft from driving over a cliff — twice

Many people simply prefer the classic no-nonsense look of Windows 7 and hold it close to their hearts. There's a good reason why, as it saved Microsoft twice. Here's why.

How to change startup programs

Bothered by programs that automatically start when you boot your computer, or want to add a new one to the list? Here's how to change your startup programs in Windows 7, 8, and 10, along with Apple's MacOS.

How to get Windows 10 for free

With the older Windows versions now being phased out, installing Windows 10 will ensure that you're not vulnerable to security issues. Here's how you can get the latest versions of Windows 10 for free.

Laptop, phone, whatever. The next watershed moment will finally unify them all

Operating systems suck. Thanks to the proliferation of smartphones, the computing experience is divided into two worlds -- mobile, and the desktop. Luckily, if what Google, Apple, and Microsoft have been building are an indication, the days of the unified operating system are not far away.The post Laptop, phone, whatever. The next watershed moment will finally unify them all appeared first on Digital Trends.

How to turn on Bluetooth in Windows

Bluetooth makes connecting a Windows PC to all kinds of accessories fast an easy, with just a few quick steps needed to start mousing, typing, and listening. Here is how to turn on Bluetooth in Windows.The post How to turn on Bluetooth in Windows appeared first on Digital Trends.

Here’s our guide on how to show hidden files in Windows 10 and older

Take a look at our guide on how to show hidden files in Windows, regardless if your computer is running the latest incarnation of Microsoft's flagship operating system, Windows 7 or even an earlier OS version.The post Here’s our guide on how to show hidden files in Windows 10 and older appeared first on Digital Trends.

Here’s how to uninstall Windows 10 and revert to an older version

Windows 10 is an excellent operating system, but it's not perfect. There are several ways to revert back to an older version if you like, and it's easy if you upgraded from Windows 8.1. Here's how to uninstall Windows 10.The post Here’s how to uninstall Windows 10 and revert to an older version appeared first on Digital Trends.

Common problems with installing Windows 10 Creators Update – and how to fix them

Upgrading to the newest version of Windows 10 usually is a breeze. If have problems, however, our guide will help you isolate the issue at hand, and solve the problem.The post Common problems with installing Windows 10 Creators Update – and how to fix them appeared first on Digital Trends.

AMD’s latest Radeon driver doesn’t support 32-bit version of Windows 8.1

AMD released Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.2.1 on Thursday, which for now isn't offered for the 32-bit version of Windows 8.1. It's optimized for Sniper Elite and For Honor, and it fixes several game-specific issues.The post AMD’s latest Radeon driver doesn’t support 32-bit version of Windows 8.1 appeared first on Digital Trends.

Skype ditches its Windows 8 app on July 7th

If you need any further proof that Microsoft is backing away from touch-centric interfaces in Windows 10, you just got it. The Skype team ...

Solitaire returns to Windows 10: the bouncy cards are back!

To the dismay of many users, Microsoft decided to remove its Solitaire, Hearts and Minesweeper games from Windows 8. But now, to celebrate the venerated ...

Karaoke One for Windows 8 – see if you can carry a tune with this myAppFree deal

Karaoke One offers you a feature rich Karaoke experience from your Windows 8 device with access to thousands of songs. Karaoke One is also available ...

Lenovo wants to improve handwriting on Windows 8.1 devices with new WRITEit app

Lenovo has launched a new application for select Windows 8.1 tablets and hybrids called WRITEit, which the company hopes will help improve handwriting on touchscreens.