Archive for Windows

EaseUS backup and tool sale

In my previous blog entry, I talked about backing up before updating to the newest version of the operating system. I identified a few tools for doing this. This is an ad for EaseUS bundles that include their backup tool and as you buy the larger bundle tools to try to assist in moving from […]

Windows 11 update may not be easy

It looks like Microsoft is requiring many features that older computers do not support. They are going to force an update cycle on equipment. This may not be the best time for it as chips are in heavy demand and production is short for these. This is the error message my computer gave during windows […]

Recently Outlook issues displaying email content

On 5/12/2021 mid morning I started having issues reading mail. I had not done any updates so I was not sure how this started. I am not using Exchange or Office 365 mail for most of my mail but yet I was having this issue. I got a call later in the day from another […]

Facebook lack of privacy

What do you think? Is the government, county records, loan companies etc just as guilty of panhandling our personal information?

IOT secure or not? I think not

Imagine that your refrigerator and its companions can work against you in coordinated effort. Great now that I got your attention I want to reiterate an ongoing theme device on the internet pose a security threat. At this time I believe now and forever or at least a really long time.  Over and over again […]

Updated windows to the creators version and lost screen clip to Onenote

OneNote 2016 Screen clip lost….

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14971 replaces the CMD prompt with Powershell

Powershell set as default command option. How to reset default back to CMD prompt   PowerShell in the Shell: In an effort to bring the best command line experiences to the forefront for all power users, PowerShell is now the defacto command shell from File Explorer. It replaces Command Prompt (aka, “cmd.exe”) in the WIN […]

Wish you could have a desktop that looked and felt like a Microsoft Surface?

Surface as a desktop. New product release from Microsoft. Pre Order Now

Dropbox users hacked and now may get phishing emails.

Dropbox is urging their users to change their passwords immediately

IoT is Amazon Dash going too far?

Is this just too much IoT Internet of Things I started searching for stories on IoT after I got an ad myself from amazon for one of these “Dash Buttons”. They appear to be a single function Wi-Fi enabled tool for ordering things. Is this why we spent so much effort redesigning the IP system. […]

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