Windows 11 has started showing ads when you sign out

The American Multinational Company Microsoft is again in the highlights because of its bizarre ad placement. Earlier, users complained about Microsoft’s Start menu ads. Then, Microsoft quietly began placing weird Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel ads on Windows 10 PCs without warning users. The links followed the Microsoft Edge browser, making users feel that a … Read more

Google Chrome is ending support for Windows 7 and 8.1 soon: What you need to know

Microsoft officially released Windows 7 in 2009 and ended its support in 2020. However, according to data, the operating system is still running on many devices. Last year, the number was estimated to be at least 100 million PCs, which concludes that many people could soon be on an unsupported operating system for Chrome web … Read more

Windows 11 update adds tabbed File Explorer, right-click to go to Task Manager, and more: Find all details

Windows File Explorer finally has tabs, and you can also right-click on the taskbar to jump into Task Manager. You can have these features on a new Windows 11 update. Here are details about how these features work and when can you expect to get them. New Windows 11 features Tabbed File Explorer Things would … Read more

Could this be Windows 12 or the Next Valley update from Microsoft?

Microsoft is reportedly working on the successor to Windows 11 and it could be called Windows 12. Well, whatever it may be christened as, in the inner circles, it is believed to be known as the Next Valley update of Windows. Now even though the details around the next big Windows update are scanty, a … Read more

Windows’ safety mechanism failed in protecting millions of users against malicious drivers: Report

Microsoft has reportedly failed at protecting Windows against malicious drivers. Although the company has advertised that its Windows Update mechanism blocks vulnerable drivers, a publication has proved otherwise, pointing out that the list of affected drivers was not updated in time. This, in turn, left millions of customers unguarded against a malware infection technique that … Read more

Microsoft confirms that Windows 11 22H2 update is causing decreased copying speeds-and it has a workaround

Microsoft has confirmed that there is a performance reduction when users copy large files from a remote computer to a computer with Windows 11 22H2 update. The company has said that the issue could also be present when copying files on a local drive. Let’s take a deep dive into what exactly has happened!   Decrease … Read more

Microsoft brings back the taskbar context menu in Windows 11: How it can be helpful

Microsoft has been receiving feedback from people asking the Task manager to be returned to the taskbar. Well, the company has just did that. The company also introduces a few more updates in Preview Build 25211. The new features have made it, even more, easier for the user’s to take screenshots using snipping tool. Now … Read more

This Janet Jackson song crashes Windows laptops: Here’s why

Tech giant Microsoft has explained why playing the mega-hit music video for popular US-based singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer Janet Jackson’s “Rhythm Nation” would crash certain models of laptops. According to Raymond Chen, Senior Software Engineer, they discovered something bizarre. Playing the music video on one laptop caused a laptop sitting nearby to crash, even … Read more

Xbox Series S/X Getting Reduced Bootup Animation, Cold Startup Times

Microsoft is reportedly rolling out a test build for Xbox Dashboard that is claimed to reduce the cold boot startup times by up to 5 seconds. The Redmond company has seemingly achieved this feat by shortening the bootup animation to about 4 seconds. A report mentions that this change will purportedly only be noticeable if … Read more

Xbox Game Pass July 2022: Watch Dogs 2, as Dusk Falls, More in Second Half of July

Xbox Game Pass is getting a slew of new games in the second half of July, starting today, July 19. The new arrivals include Watch Dogs 2 — the much-improved, semi-open-world action-adventure set in a fictionalised version of the San Francisco Bay area. Other titles include As Dusk Falls, launching day one on console, cloud, … Read more