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Windows 10 Tips and Tricks
« on: December 27, 2015, 02:00:52 PM »
This is a good article to bookmark!  :t

Windows 10 is perhaps the last operating system from Microsoft. The new operating system is being offered as a free upgrade to Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 users, for the first year, and will be supported for 10 years by Microsoft. The new operating system has a lot to offer including some great new features.

Let us check out some Windows 10 tips and tricks that will help you get the best out of it.
http://www.thewindowsclub.com/windows-10-tips-and-tricks

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Re: Windows 10 Tips and Tricks
« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2016, 03:01:45 AM »
Much appreciated by thus new Win 10 user!

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Re: Windows 10 Tips and Tricks
« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2016, 08:13:37 AM »

Got Windows 10? Here's how to unlock Cortana's secret calculator.

Who needs Windows Calc? Cortana can do simple math, and with one extra keystroke you can display a full-featured calculator in the Start menu.
http://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-10-tip-how-to-access-cortanas-secret-calculator/

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Re: Windows 10 Tips and Tricks
« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2016, 03:17:09 PM »

How to link Windows 10 license to Microsoft Account in Windows 10 AU v.1607 and Later


Thanks to Digital Entitlement, Microsoft now give you a digital license for your Windows 10, as well as other Microsoft software, that you can save to the cloud, linking it to your Microsoft Account, so that whenever you fresh install Windows, the OS will get activated automatically.

If you use a Local Account to log in, your license may not get saved online. For this, you will have to specially take some steps to link the Windows 10 product license to your Microsoft Account. Let us see how you can do it in Windows 10 Anniversary Update v1607 and later.

http://www.thewindowsclub.com/link-windows-10-license-microsoft-account

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Re: Windows 10 Tips and Tricks
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2016, 07:48:25 AM »
“App is Not Available to You" Error in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Before the big update this month, when you hit a device limit for Windows 10 (which, by the way, is 10 devices), an error message would lead you directly to the spot online to manage your devices. Here you can remove devices that are no longer in use, freeing up app licenses.

In Windows 10 Anniversary Update, the message has changed and has become more obscure. Instead of telling you you’ve hit your device limit, it will say something like the following when you try to run an app…
http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/app-not-available-you-error-windows-10-anniversary-update

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