This is a Guest Post Author Bio: Gary Fildes has 10+ years experience in the IT Industry and is an MCT Technical Trainer and Lead Instructor for Windows 8 Training at Firebrand I personally like to keep my PC very ‘fresh’. Though at the moment it looks quite un-fresh, e.g. too many icons, add-ons, upgrades etc. – so...

I have constantly talked about how Windows Beta products tend to be of the highest quality and often represent a very close image of what the finished product will look like. When it came to Windows 7 Beta that meant that my system barely ever crashed and had no real fatal issues at all, the biggest problems amounted...

Before Windows 8, a lot of people would reinstall windows using a disk just to fix an annoying problem or to speed up the system. This was a complicated process that involved a lot of time and put your data at risk. Not to mention you might have rendered your system unbootable if you installed it wrong. Well now with...

Microsoft have updated their Windows 8 development blog. Today, they are talking about refreshing and resetting your PC – a task that has driven many sober end users to alcohol. As usual, they lay out the post very meticulously by stating the problem definition, their objectives and how they actually handle the...