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Is This The Windows 10 Control Center?

It was all the way back in 2017 that Microsoft announced a new addition to Windows 10, in the form of a Control Center that would be accessible via a taskbar icon. We’ve not heard anything major

A New Windows 10 Redstone 5 Build Is Out

Don’t look now, but there’s a new Windows 10 Redstone 5 build out. And it brings with it a few new features, this build 17686 that is available for Insiders enrolled in the Fast ring and Skip

First Redstone 5 Build Hits The Fast Ring

Microsoft today released Windows 10 build 17661 to the Fast ring of the Windows Insider Program, making this the first Redstone 5 version to make it to this channel. Users enrolled with Skip Ahead already have had

Spring Creators Update Could Be Delayed Further

No end to the drama! The launch of the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update has turned into quite a disaster, as another release candidate build of the operating system is facing its own serious bug. This, after

How To Block Upgrade To Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

The Windows 10 Spring Creators Update is right around the corner, with buzz among the bees that Microsoft may release this new version tomorrow, April 10. Of course, nothing official yet. But what we do know is

Windows 10 Bluetooth Quick Pairing Feature Incoming

No more pushing and holding device buttons while watching blinking LED lights? Sign me up, Scotty! There are reports that Microsoft is testing a Bluetooth quick pairing feature for Windows 10. As reported, this new options is

Windows 10 Insider Build 17035 Heads To The Fast Ring

You can now download a shiny new preview version of Redstone 4, as Microsoft has just unleashed Windows 10 build 17035 for Insiders enrolled in the Fast ring of the program. As the company detailed, this version

Windows 10 Tutorial: Disable Downloads Over Metered Connections

This Windows 10 tutorial shows you how you can disable downloads over metered connection, so that drivers, updates and applications are not downloaded on your device. Keep this option off is important if you have limited data

How To Disable Ad Tracking In Windows 10

Privacy conscious? Want to disable ad tracking? Then read on. Windows 10 uses the advertising ID feature that gathers data from your app usage to serve relevant and more interesting ads. Instead of, you know, regular, run

How To Receive Notifications For USB Issues In Windows 10

USB issues are the worst! It takes an awful lot of time and trouble to correct any problems that Windows develops with USB flash drives and external storage, if at all. Luckily, the operating system now has