Windows 8

‘Free’ Windows 10 upgrade: Could this be a honey trap set by Microsoft?

Windows 7 end of life is approaching and with it comes the temptation to take advantage of the free Windows…

6 months ago

Helpdesk or hurtdesk? Your company’s reputation depends on your customer support team

Your company’s helpdesk is supposed to, well, be helpful. But too many helpdesk interactions end up with frustrated customers, which…

2 years ago

WSUS Offline Update: A lifesaver for patching Windows on standalone systems without internet

When you need to patch Windows computers that aren't on the network the usual methods won't work. Here's an approach…

2 years ago

Windows 8 and 8.1 Security at Different Operating System Layers

This article explains the new security features that were introduced in both Windows 8 and Windows 8.1.

4 years ago

Changes in the Update to Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2

This article takes a look at the changes and improvements made to Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2.

5 years ago

Is Windows 8.1 finally ready for corporate prime time? (Part 2)

In this article we'll look at some of the tweaks that Microsoft has made to Windows 8 to make the…

5 years ago

Is Windows 8.1 finally ready for corporate prime time? (Part 1)

In this article we'll take a look at why not many businesses have rolled out Windows 8/8.1 on the desktop.

5 years ago

The Future of Windows Deployment

This article discusses how Windows deployment tools and processes are evolving for deploying Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, and…

6 years ago

New IT-Related Features in Windows 8.1 Blue

This article looks at the update to Windows 8 - Windows 8.1 and codenamed “Blue”.

6 years ago

Top 5 Tips for Windows 8 Networking

In this article, I put together my 5 top tips for Windows 8 networking. These are things that I have…

6 years ago