Tag Archives: Microsoft

Xbox Live – Service Alert (Updated as of 3am ET)

Update (As of 3am ET) It seems the normal Xbox Live Services are now back to normal. If you are still having issues, the Xbox Support team recommends logging out and power cycling your Xbox system. At the moment the only issues with Xbox services

FYI Older Versions Of Skype May Stop Working Soon

Over the past couple of years, the Skype team at Microsoft has been “transitioning Skype from peer-to-peer to a modern, mobile-friendly cloud architecture”. These changes have added a number of new features and improvements.

Recommended Windows 10 Tweaks

For those of you who got your new Windows 10 toy (aka a PC, Laptop, or Tablet), and are coming from a Windows 7 or Windows 8 environment, here are a couple of Windows 10 Tweaks to give you all the power of Windows 10

Get Kinect Adapter For Xbox One S Free

I’ll start this post by saying the Free offer from Microsoft is only good if you have can say yes to all of the following I own an Original Xbox One with a Kinect I now own an Xbox One S If you can’t say

How To Use The Function Keys (Windows)

  One of the functions of a computer is to help us work more productively, so we can get work finished more quickly and get on to other things. Using keystroke shortcuts can save us time rather than clicking around menus with our mouse. If

Bring Back IE / Change Default Browser In Windows 10

Since the release of Windows 10, most of the comments I’ve  heard are positive.  Everyone seems to like Windows 10, or at least like it more than Windows 8, however the BIG complaint that I keep getting over and over involves Internet Explorer being removed,

Get Classic Start Menu On Windows 10

For those that do NOT like the look of the Windows 10 Start Menu. Here is what you need to do to get the classic start menu on your Windows 10 machine. I’ve installed Windows 10 on all my machines at home.  I don’t have any