Windows 8

Windows 7 Pro and Windows 8.1 Pro are now End of Life

Windows 7 Pro and Windows 8.1 Pro are now End of Life. Be sure to purchase stock before it is gone. End of support End of support refers to the date when Microsoft no longer provides automatic fixes, updates, or online technical assistance. This is the time to make sure you have the latest available [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|Active Directory, Managed IT Services, Microsoft, OS, Win10|0 Comments

Windows 10 free upgrade offer ends July 29th

ACT NOW WHILE THE Windows 10 FREE UPGRADE OFFER IS STILL HERE Act today to take advantage of our best Windows ever. Windows 10: • Is the Windows you already know, only better • Starts up an average of 28% faster** than Windows 7 • Is designed to work with software and hardware you already own [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|Microsoft, Win10|0 Comments

Windows 8 sales discontinued

In a recent update to its life cycle fact sheet, Windows has announced they’ve ceased selling Win 8.1 configured PC’s as of September 1st, 2015. Mainstream support for the operating system, however, is projected to continue into January 2018 and extended support well into 2023, fret not Windows 8 users.

By | September 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Move Offscreen Window Back to Desktop in Windows 7 and Windows 8

Hover the mouse pointer over the offscreen open window icon on the taskbar until you see it's taskbar thumbnail preview display. (see screenshot below) Right click on the taskbar thumbnail preview, and click/tap on Move. (see screenshot below) NOTE: You could also press and hold the Shift key, right click on the taskbar icon of [...]

By | September 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Powershell 3

If you are running windows 8 you already have Powershell 3. If you are on Window 7 and want to upgrade to Powershell 3 you will need to download the Windows Management Framework 3.0. This video goes through the upgrade process. The Integrated Scripting Environment / ISE is installed by default for Win 7/8/8.1 which [...]

By | August 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Windows 8 Shortcuts

Windows key Shows the new Start screen (Metro). Win + type keyword Instant application search (same as in Windows 7). Win + D Standard Windows desktop. Also minimizes/restores all open windows in desktop mode. Win + Q Shows all installed apps. Win + W Instant search for settings. Win + F Instant search for files. [...]

By | October 29th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments