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Installing Hyper-V on Windows 10 Pro

Installing Hyper-V on Windows 10 Pro

Hyper-V on Windows 10 Pro allows you to use your computer to run virtual machines (such as server operating systems) on top of Windows. For anyone wishing to study for server based Microsoft certifications (such as MCSE / MCP) or wanting to learn more about Linux and possibly run Windows XP for development purposes this is great news. Whilst putting this… Read more →

Disable OneDrive in Windows 10

If you have a Windows 10 computer and wish to disable OneDrive, you can do so by following this simple procedure.   1 – Right click on the Windows Start Button in the bottom left hand corner:   2 – Left Click on Run and type gpedit.msc then click OK:   3 – This will bring up the Local Group… Read more →

Install Windows 10 on HP Stream 11

Install Windows 10 on HP Stream 11

The HP Stream 11 [UK Link] has found favour with many budget conscious consumers, as it provides a full Windows laptop for the kind of money usually associated with Chromebooks and Netbooks. If anything the HP Stream 11 is like a netbook done properly, with decent screen resolution, excellent keyboard and great quality sound. To get the most out of… Read more →

Toshiba Encore 8 First Impressions

Toshiba Encore 8 First Impressions

Toshiba Encore 8 First Impressions I’ve now been using a Toshiba Encore 8 for around a week and thought that I’d share my first impressions. Overall it is a great value for money tablet with some issues that appear to be partly an issue with the device itself and some that are as a result of Windows 8.1. Hardware I… Read more →