Windows

Mozilla installs Scheduled Telemetry Task on Windows with Firefox 75

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/09/mozilla-installs-scheduled-telemetry-task-on-windows-with-firefox-75/

9 hrs ago

Observant Firefox users on Windows who have updated the web browser to Firefox 75 may have noticed that the upgrade brought along with it a new scheduled tasks. The scheduled task is […]

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qView is a minimalistic image viewer for Windows, Linux and macOS

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/07/qview-is-a-minimalistic-image-viewer-for-windows-linux-and-macos/

2 days ago

We have reviewed quite a few image viewers here, from ImageGlass, qimgv, FocusOn Image Viewer, and more recently, Wildbit Viewer. This time we tested something that offers a minimal approach, qView. It […]

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How to Use Windows Device Manager

https://computer.howstuffworks.com/windows-device-manager.htm

3 days ago

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How to Use Windows Device Manager

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3 days ago

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AWS Migration Acceleration Program for Windows now generally available

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-migration-acceleration-program-for-windows-now-generally-available/

3 days ago

The program helps customers execute large-scale migrations and modernizations of Windows workloads on AWS.

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Windows spotted flashing its unmentionables in a Chicago clothier

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/03/bork/

4 days ago

Bork!Bork!Bork! This season's colours are blue, white and bork

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Browse and copy any special character with BabelMap for Windows

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/03/browse-and-copy-any-special-character-with-babelmap-for-windows/

6 days ago

BabelMap is a free character map application for Microsoft's Windows operating system that enables users to browser and copy any of the 144,000 special characters that it contains. The program may be […]

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DownZemAll is an open source download manager for Windows, Linux and macOS

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/02/downzemall-is-an-open-source-download-manager-for-windows-linux-and-macos/

7 days ago

Recently, while casually browsing GitHub, I came across a name that seemed familiar at first; it turned out to be a new download manager called DownZemAll. The program's name is very similar […]

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What's the difference between Windows 7 and a bin lorry? One is full of garbage, and the other… oh dear

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/31/bork/

a week ago

Bork!Bork!Bork! Forget the Lambeth Walk, instead enjoy the Camden Bork

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Windows 10 PowerToys 0.16 update introduces new tools

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/04/01/windows-10-powertoys-0-16-update-introduces-new-tools/

a week ago

Microsoft revived the classic PowerToys application some time ago; it created a modern version of PowerToys, made it open source, and has released updates regularly since then. PowerToys 0.16.0 is the latest […]

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Official tailored Swift for Windows support promised in 5.3

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/30/official_swift_programming_for_windows/

a week ago

Swift on more platforms – provided you do not need a GUI

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Microsoft releases out-of-band update for Windows connectivity issues

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/31/microsoft-releases-out-of-band-update-for-windows-connectivity-issues/

a week ago

Microsoft has published out-of-band updates for the Windows connectivity issue that it acknowledged last week-The updates are not available via Windows Update, WSUS or other update management systems at the time of […]

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View all your tabs in one place, search, move them between windows with Tab Manager Plus for Firefox and Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/30/view-all-your-tabs-in-one-place-search-move-them-between-windows-with-tab-manager-plus-for-firefox-and-chrome/

a week ago

There are plenty of add-ons that make tab management easier in Firefox. Tab Session Manager, Foxy Tab, Tree Style Tab are some good options that come to mind. Tab Manager Plus is […]

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Nirsoft's latest tool helps you manage Windows Defender Threats in bulk

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/30/nirsofts-latest-tool-helps-you-manage-windows-defender-threats-in-bulk/

a week ago

WinDefThreatsView is a new freeware tool for Microsoft's Windows 10 and 8.1 operating systems by Nirsoft that assists administrators in managing threats detected by the operating system's built-in antivirus protection Windows Defender […]

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Latest Debotnet Windows 10 Tweaker gets debloating scripts

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/30/latest-debotnet-windows-10-tweaker-gets-debloating-scripts/

a week ago

We have the Windows tweaker Debotnet several times before on Ghacks. It is a relatively new program that was released to the public in 2019 for the first time. Back then, it […]

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0Patch publishes micropatch to address Windows Font Parsing vulnerability

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/27/0patch-publishes-micropatch-to-address-windows-font-parsing-vulnerability/

2 weeks ago

Microsoft published an advisory about a new font parsing vulnerability in Windows on March 23, 2020. The company rated the vulnerability as critical and said that it was aware of limited targeted […]

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Windows 10 has a new network connectivity issue

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/27/windows-10-has-a-new-network-connectivity-issue/

2 weeks ago

Windows users who run recent (and not so recent) versions of Windows 10  may have noticed network connectivity issues recently. Microsoft acknowledged a new issue for all supported versions of Windows 10 […]

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Filelight is an open source disk space analyzer for Linux and Windows

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/27/filelight-is-an-open-source-disk-space-analyzer-for-linux-and-windows/

2 weeks ago

What do you do when you're running low on storage space? I run disk cleanup to clear the updates and system files, purge the browser data, and if that doesn't help I […]

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Microsoft: First preview of PowerShell 7.1 for Windows, Linux and macOS is out

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-first-preview-of-powershell-7-1-for-windows-linux-and-macos-is-out/

2 weeks ago

Microsoft is targeting improvements to the PowerShell 7.1 user experience ahead of its release this winter.

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