Tag Archives: Windows 10

Microsoft to Stop Providing Malware Updates for Microsoft Security Essentials

    Microsoft to Stop Providing Malware Updates for Microsoft Security Essentials According to Microsoft, it will no longer provide new malware signatures for Microsoft Security Essentials after January 14, 2020 – the end-of-support date for Windows 7. This means that Microsoft Security Essentials will become outdated and even more ineffective than it already is.… Read More »

Preview Almost Any File Quickly With QuickLook

Preview Almost Any File Quickly With QuickLook QuickLook works with Windows 10 Imagine a free Windows Store app you can install that allows you to highlight almost any file in File Explorer and preview it just by pressing the spacebar. Press the spacebar again and the preview disappears. And another nice feature of this app… Read More »

What is Windows 10 S Mode?

    What is Windows 10 S Mode? Windows 10 in S Mode is a limited, locked-down version of Windows10. The majority of computers do not come with the option to run Windows 10 in S mode but some do. All Microsoft Surface tablets/laptops have S Mode. In S Mode, you can only install apps… Read More »

Microsoft Blocks Windows 10 Upgrades For Some Avast and Avg Users

    Microsoft Blocks Windows 10 Upgrades For Some Avast and Avg Users If you’re using Avast or AVG, heads up! Microsoft has announced it will block some AVG and Avast users from updating to Windows 10 version 1903 (May 2019 Update) and Windows 10 version 1909 (Windows 10 November 2019 Update). For more details… Read More »

Simple Mouse Pointers Revisited

    Simple Mouse Pointers Revisited This tip is for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (all versions) These tips and tricks can save you time, frustration and open your eyes (and fingers) to new ways of managing your computer and programs. And please forgive the pun (mouse pointers), I couldn’t help it. These easy… Read More »

WinAero Tweaker – A Cloudeight Freeware Pick

    WinAero Tweaker Works with Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 (all versions) WinAero Tweaker: The Windows Your Way Tweaker We featured WinAero Tweaker a few years ago. Today we revisited it to see what was new for Windows 10 users and we found a lot of new tweaks that we think will… Read More »