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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #135 on: March 01, 2015, 12:54:47 PM »


Classic Shell on Windows 10 Preview Build 9926
Yep, I'll be sticking with Classic Shell myself. I was wondering if a new version would be needed.

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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #138 on: March 18, 2015, 11:18:02 AM »
Updating updates for Windows 10 via multiple sources other than Microsoft Update. Multiple sources as in P2P capability i.e.  to download updates for the operating system from other PCs on your own internal network or from PCs either on your network or over the Internet.

http://www.cnet.com/news/windows-10-download-updates-from-multiple-sources/
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #139 on: March 18, 2015, 11:52:17 AM »
Microsoft tackles China piracy with free upgrade to Windows 10

  http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/03/18/us-microsoft-china-idUSKBN0ME06A20150318

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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #140 on: March 18, 2015, 03:41:39 PM »
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #141 on: March 19, 2015, 02:22:32 PM »
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #142 on: March 19, 2015, 04:37:57 PM »
Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for all users worldwide
This even applies to pirated copies of Windows 7 and 8.1
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« Reply #143 on: March 19, 2015, 04:41:57 PM »
Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for all users worldwide
This even applies to pirated copies of Windows 7 and 8.1
That surprised me at first but after some thought, it makes a lot of sense. The more people using Win 10, the more that will be tempted by the Windows Store and all the apps. It will open up a new market. Especially in China where the large majority of all software, not just Windows, is pirated.

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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #144 on: March 19, 2015, 04:50:17 PM »
It should also eliminate much of the malware installed when using pirated software. :)
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #145 on: March 19, 2015, 05:01:25 PM »
Well seehow good the security of Windows 10 really is, That Microsoft put Defender back in the task bar might be an indication that
Microsoft might have planned something for it. :)

Which i would really appreciate cause 18 percent of people use Defender/MSE, followed right by Avast (OPSWAT)

https://www.opswat.com/resources/reports/antivirus-and-compromised-device-january-2015
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #146 on: March 20, 2015, 12:51:46 AM »
I installed the latest build in a dual boot with 8.1 and it works okay with a few bugs. The Mail app would not install until I did a powershell fix I found through google.  I also had to give my Win 8.1 partition a drive letter through Disk Management before it would be recognized.

All the drivers installed by Windows seem to be working fine except that one is from 2010. It's for the printer/scanner but it works fine.

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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #148 on: March 20, 2015, 04:02:05 PM »
The update apprears to have a problem with my audio on my Dell Inspiron 17.
I can plug in an external speaker or use a headset but it can't find or update the dell audio drivers.  :'(
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Re: Windows 10 - Everything you Need and Want to Know
« Reply #149 on: March 21, 2015, 10:38:16 PM »
The Audio issues seem to be a knowm bug in this build :)
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