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3 reasons why Microsoft Edge is better than Google Chrome

Microsoft's Edge browser is based on the same engine as Google Chrome, but these three features make the browser the better option.
Tags: Google Chrome, Google, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Microsoft Edge, Windows 11


Is Windows 11 a success so far? New report reveals how many PCs have upgraded

Following a release in October, Microsoft's latest operating system update, Windows 11, has now been installed on nearly 10% of systems.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Windows 11, M21u


Windows 11 vs. Windows 10: Should you upgrade?

Windows 11 and Windows 10 are built on the same foundation, but there are a lot of differences between them. Here, we help you decide if you should upgrade.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Windows 11, Windows upgrade


How to install fonts in Windows 11 and Windows 10

A new font can be a great way to spice up your PC projects. But you need to install them to use them. Here's how to install fonts in Windows 11 and Windows 10.
Tags: Trends, How-to, Computing, Windows 10, Fonts, Truetype, Opentype, Windows 11


How to move Windows 10 to an SSD

Migrating a Windows installation can be tricky. Thankfully, our guide will show you how to move Windows 10 to an SSD from your dusty old hard drive in no time.
Tags: Windows, Trends, How-to, Computing, Windows 10, Ssd, Windows 11


How to connect a PS4 controller to your PC via a USB cable or Bluetooth

You can connect your PS4 controller to a PC using a micro-USB cable or wirelessly via Bluetooth. With a USB, you can connect to your PC via Steam or DS4 Windows Utility. If your PC supports Bluetooth, you can pair and connect your controller wirelessly. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you enjoy using a PS4 controller for PC gaming, you'll be glad to know that there are a few ways to connect your PS4 controller to your Windows 10 PC. Two of these methods invol...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Pc, Playstation, Sony, Playstation 4, Windows 10, Ps4, Tech Insider, Gaming accessories, Dualshock, Playstation 4 pro, Ps4 Pro, Dualshock 4


Microsoft Edge’s latest feature keeps you even more secure when browsing

A new Super Duper Secure Mode in Microsoft Edge helps improve your security and experience when browsing the web.
Tags: Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Online Security, Web Browser, Microsoft Edge, Windows 11


Google Chrome has a secret feature to make it match Windows 11’s new design

The Google Chrome web browser has a special flag that makes the user interface match Windows 11's new look. Here's how to find it.
Tags: Google Chrome, Google, News, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Fluent Design, Windows 11


Microsoft Edge courts holiday shoppers with price alerts and price history tools

Microsoft wants the Edge browser to be your home for holiday shopping with features like price change alerts and a price history tool.
Tags: Holiday Shopping, News, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Web Browsers, Computing, Windows 10, Microsoft Edge, Windows 11


Windows 11 hits more devices just as the Windows 10 November 2021 Update deploys

Microsoft is releasing the Windows 10 November 2021 Update, and is also increasing the pace of the Windows 11 free update rollout.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Windows 11, Windows 10 November 2021 Update


How to downgrade from Windows 11 to Windows 10

If you don't like Windows 11, you can downgrade back to Windows 10 in a few simple steps. Here's how.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, How-to, Computing, Windows 10, Downgrade, Windows 11


This Windows 11 bug is preventing basic system applications from running

Microsoft has acknowledged a new Windows 11 issue causing some built-in applications such the as Snipping Tool to not work as expected.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Windows Update, Windows 11


How to connect Bluetooth headphones to PC

It is fairly easy to connect your Bluetooth headphones to PC. Just follow these steps, and they'll be working in no time.
Tags: Bluetooth, Trends, How-to, Bluetooth Headset, Computing, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Bluetooth Headphone


Not ready for Windows 11? The Windows 10 November 2021 update is coming

For folks who are not yet ready for Windows 11, Microsoft is getting the Windows 10 November 2021 update prepared for release.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, 21H2, Windows 10 21H2


Microsoft seems to be pushing developers away from UWP Windows apps

Microsoft could be getting ready to move on from Windows past by moving developers away from the UWP apps.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, UWP, Windows 11, UWP Apps


Windows 11 tips and tricks: 8 hidden settings you need to try

If you just upgraded to Windows 11, then check out these tips and tricks to help you get the most out of the operating system.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Tips And Tricks, Windows 11


The 5 biggest problems with Windows 11 right now

Windows 11 brings many new features, but there are some big issues with the operating system, too. Here are five of those issues.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Surface, Windows 10, Windows 11


Microsoft recommends you turn on this important Windows 11 security feature

Ransomware is a big issue, but Microsoft thinks it has a solution with its Tamper Protection feature. Here’s what you need to know about what it does.
Tags: Microsoft, Trends, Ransomware, Computing, Windows 10, Windows 11, Microsoft Defender


How to zoom in on Windows

Need to take a closer look at something on your Windows PC screen? We can show you how. Here's how to zoom in on Windows.
Tags: Trends, How-to, Computing, Windows 10, Magnifier, How To Enlarge Screen, How To Zoom In On Pc, How To Zoom Out On A Pc


Updating to Windows 11 might break the Taskbar and Start Menu

There have been a few instances where updating to Windows 11 might end up breaking the Start Menu and Taskbar for some people.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Start Menu, Taskbar, Windows 11


How to update your PC to Windows 11

Windows 10 and Windows 11 receive updates in pretty much the same way. Crystal Cox/Business Insider You can update Windows through the Settings app on your computer. Windows installs updates automatically, but you can check for updates manually as well. If you want to stop Windows from updating, you can pause automatic updates temporarily. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. In Windows' earlier days, keeping your computer updated was a chore. This made it easy ...
Tags: Updates, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Pc, Update, Windows 10, Software Update, Dave Johnson, Tech Insider, Crystal Cox, Tech Reference, Tech How To, BI Photo, William Antonelli, Crystal Cox Business Insider You


How to check which version of Windows you have on your computer

You might need to know what version of Windows you have when updating. Microsoft You can see what version of Windows you have quickly by searching for "winver" in the search menu. In Windows 10 and Windows 11, you can also go to your computer's "About" menu for more information. Windows 8 users can open the "PC Info" menu to check their PC's specifications. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Do you know which version of Windows you're running? Most of ...
Tags: Updates, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Pc, Windows 10, Windows 8, Start, Dave Johnson, Tech Insider, Windows 11, Tech Reference, Tech How To, William Antonelli, Dave Johnson William Antonelli, Computers & Tablets (Reference


How to uninstall Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge comes pre-installed with every Windows 10 device, but it doesn't suit everyone. Fortunately, uninstalling Edge is easy -- here is how to do it.
Tags: Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Edge, How-to Guides, Internet Browsers


This Windows 11 memory bug is exactly why I’m waiting to upgrade

Windows 11 is finally here, but it seems to come with an issue: A memory leak in File Explorer. But it turns out that Windows 10 has a similar problem.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Memory Leak, Windows 11


Why your PC might not get today’s Windows 11 update until mid-2022

Windows 11 hit general availability on October 5, but that doesn't mean that everyone has it ready for download just yet. Here's why.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Surface, Windows 10, Windows 11


Windows 11: Release date, update schedule, new features, and more

Windows 11 is now available for download on select PCs. We've recapped everything you need to know, covering all the changes.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Windows 11


Windows 11 review: A new era has arrived

Windows 11 is an operating system that brings many big changes, and those changes help usher WIndows into a new era for Microsoft.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows, Trends, Computing, Surface, Windows 10, Windows 11


How to access webcam settings in Windows

If you're using a webcam, you may want to tweak its settings for camera performance or privacy reasons. Here's how to access those webcam settings in Windows.
Tags: Webcams, Trends, How-to, Computing, Windows 10, Webcam Settings, Webcam Privacy Settings, Webcam Settings Windows


Skype lives on as Microsoft adds new features to take on Zoom and Google Meet

Microsoft is updating Skype with a set of new features designed to make the app faster, reliable, and more modern.
Tags: Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Teams, Windows 10, Skype, Google Meet, Windows 11


Microsoft’s new mouse is made of 20% resin pellets, recycled from ocean plastic

Microsoft just announced the Ocean Plastic Mouse, a peripheral made of recycled plastic waste.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Trends, Computing, Windows 10, Computer Mouse, Windows 11, Surface Event 2021, Microsoft Ocean Plastic Mouse, Ocean Plastic Mouse