Windows has too many colours
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Friday, 02 December 2022 09:16

Windows has too many colours


Why are there so many songs about rainbows?

A new Windows update is inserting some unexpected colours into the user interface of Task manager apparently thinking that light and dark modes are not enough.

Microsoft releases Windows Holographic 22H2
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Thursday, 17 November 2022 12:11

Microsoft releases Windows Holographic 22H2


Because reality is so dull

Microsoft has announced the availability of Windows Holographic version 22H2 which will run its mixed reality devices such as HoloLens 2.

Direct Access bug on Windows 10 and 11
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Monday, 14 November 2022 11:29

Direct Access bug on Windows 10 and 11


Blocking access 


Software King of the World, Microsoft has warned that the Direct Access feature in Windows 10 and 11 might bork if the user temporarily loses network connectivity or transitioning between Wi-Fi networks or access points.

Chaos hits Linux and Windows machines
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Thursday, 29 September 2022 11:59

Chaos hits Linux and Windows machines


Seen in the wild

A cross-platform malware has infected a wide range of Linux and Windows devices, including small office routers, FreeBSD boxes, and large enterprise servers.

Janet Jackson crashed my computer
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Thursday, 18 August 2022 11:11

Janet Jackson crashed my computer


Weird windows bugs

The music video for Janet Jackson's 1989 pop hit Rhythm Nation is a cybersecurity vulnerability.

Austrian outfit hacked European and Central American companies
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Microsoft furious

Austria-based company named DSIRF used multiple Windows and Adobe Reader zero-days to hack organisations located in Europe and Central America.

Windows 10 breaks USB printers
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Tuesday, 26 July 2022 11:30

Windows 10 breaks USB printers


Because it can

Windows 10's latest update released on June 28, 2022, has a nasty habit of breaking USB printers.

Microsoft releases Autopatch
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Tuesday, 12 July 2022 12:36

Microsoft releases Autopatch


For Windows 10 and 11

Software King of the World, Microsoft has released its Windows Autopatch which is aimed at enterprise users of Windows 10 and Windows 11.

Windows on Arm is a bit of a downer
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Monday, 04 July 2022 12:14

Windows on Arm is a bit of a downer


And pricey

Windows on Arm laptops are starting to wake up the market, but the price and technology limitations are keeping everything in the status quo for now.

Rufus 3.16 works around Volish restrictions
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Yes, you can install Windows 11 on older machines


Microsoft’s restrictions on devices that could run Windows 11 are seen as a major pain. Most users on older PCs see the “this PC doesn’t currently meet the minimum system requirements to run Windows 11” message.