Tag Archives: Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Use Active Hours to Prevent Windows From Automatically Restarting Your Computer

Use Active Hours to Prevent Windows From Automatically Restarting Your Computer After Windows Updates This tip is for Windows 10 Creators Update and Windows 10 Fall Creators Update We received a couple emails from folks who leave their computers running all the time – and who are frustrated with Windows Updates automatically restarting their computer… Read More »

Windows 10: MSCONFIG Lives On

Windows 10: MSCONFIG Lives On Back in the day of Windows 7, you could easily manage your startup programs by running MSCONFIG (System Configuration tool) and clicking on the Startup tab. In Windows 10 however, Microsoft decided to put Startup configuration in Task Manager. That would have been OK, but many times it does not… Read More »

Good PC Housekeeping With Windows 10 Storage Sense

Good PC Housekeeping With Windows 10 Storage Sense This tip was written for Windows 10 Fall Creators Update & newer versions of Windows 10 Our own EB is a clean freak and a stickler for making sure her computer and her download folder is clean. She always gripes about my download folder because it’s a… Read More »

Use Windows 10 Metered Connection to Stop Some Automatic Updates

Use Windows 10 Metered Connection to Stop Some Automatic Updates While most folks didn’t have a problem updating to the current version of Windows 10 (Windows 10 Fall Creators Update – Version 1709, as of this writing) some folks did have problems. And after a couple of failed attempts, they find that Microsoft repeatedly tries… Read More »