Tag Archives: Windows 10 tips and tricks

Good News From Microsoft: Only One Version Update Per Year?

    Good News From Microsoft: Only One Version Update Per Year? Those of you who have been using for more than a few years probably remember the old service packs. Windows XP had two service packs — SP1 and SP2 — and Windows 7 had one, SP1. It looks like service packs for Windows… Read More »

Give Cortana a Chance

    Give Cortana a Chance OK everyone, sing the following to the tune of John Lennon’s “Give Peace a Chance”: All we are saying… is give Cortana a chance. All we are saying… is give Cortana a chance. Too many syllables, eh? Oh well…  Some of you use Apple’s Siri or Amazon’s Alexa without… Read More »

What You Need to Do If a Windows 10 Version Update Causes Major Problems

What You Need to Do If a Windows 10 Version Update Causes Major Problems Many of you will be updating your Windows 10 computers to Windows 10 May 2019 – Version 1903 soon.  So now is a good time to remind you that if you have major problems after installing a Windows 10 Version update,… Read More »

Take Control of Windows Updates in Windows 10 Home

Take Control of Windows Updates in Windows 10 Home Note: This information applies to Windows 10 version 1803 and version 1809. If you are not sure what version of Windows 10 you are using, type WINVER in taskbar search and press Enter. Or you open a run dialog ( Windows Key + R ) and… Read More »