Windows 8 http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/8280/more en Two years after support ended, Windows XP still powering millions of PCs http://windowsitpro.com/windows-xp/two-years-after-support-ended-windows-xp-still-powering-millions-pcs <div class="node-body article-body">There are still approximately 111 million devices running the elder statesman of Windows operating systems.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-xp/two-years-after-support-ended-windows-xp-still-powering-millions-pcs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-xp/two-years-after-support-ended-windows-xp-still-powering-millions-pcs#comments Windows Vista Windows XP Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 8.1 windows vista Windows XP Tue, 12 Apr 2016 21:43:00 +0000 167601 at http://windowsitpro.com After 6 months, study finds 18% of business running Windows 10 — at least somewhere http://windowsitpro.com/windows/after-6-months-study-finds-18-business-running-windows-10-least-somewhere <div class="field-deck"> Adoption rate double Windows 8's at six-month mark </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>As we&#39;ve previously noted, Microsoft has been incredibly persistent in pushing Windows 10, most <a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/windows-10-now-recommended-update">recently marking their latest and greatest OS as a <q>recommended update.</q></a></p> <p>That push, with the goal of being on a billion devices in three years, is apparently paying off, even with companies wary of the challenges the upgrade will bring.</p></div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/after-6-months-study-finds-18-business-running-windows-10-least-somewhere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/after-6-months-study-finds-18-business-running-windows-10-least-somewhere#comments Windows Business Decision Maker IT Manager Microsoft Microsoft Upgrade Cycle Upgrade Cycle Windows Windows Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 8 Wed, 03 Feb 2016 19:55:00 +0000 161661 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows 8 Dips Below the Support Line Next Week http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-8-dips-below-support-line-next-week <div class="node-body article-body">Next week during the first Patch Tuesday of 2016, Windows 8 will receive it's last security updates ever.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-8-dips-below-support-line-next-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-8-dips-below-support-line-next-week#comments Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 8 Fri, 08 Jan 2016 13:37:00 +0000 158151 at http://windowsitpro.com Fix for Flash Player Security Update install failure on Windows 10 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/fix-flash-player-security-update-install-failure-windows-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Multiple users are reporting that a Flash Player security update that was issued through Windows Update for Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edger is failing to install. We have a solution that allows you to get this important update onto your system immediately.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/fix-flash-player-security-update-install-failure-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/fix-flash-player-security-update-install-failure-windows-10#comments Windows 10 Adobe browser Edge Flash IE Internet Explorer Microsoft Edge Patch Tuesday security Security Update Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows RT Windows RT 8.1 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 R2 Tue, 22 Sep 2015 11:42:00 +0000 149311 at http://windowsitpro.com How to: Turn Off Telemetry in Windows 7, 8, and Windows 10 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/how-turn-telemetry-windows-7-8-and-windows-10 <div class="node-body article-body">If you'd rather not participate in helping improve the Windows operating system, you can turn of Telemetry services completely.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/how-turn-telemetry-windows-7-8-and-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/how-turn-telemetry-windows-7-8-and-windows-10#comments Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Telemetry Telemetry Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 8 Wed, 09 Sep 2015 13:28:00 +0000 148451 at http://windowsitpro.com Disabling Windows Connected Standby http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/disabling-windows-connected-standby <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to disable Connected Standby--and why you likely shouldn't.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/disabling-windows-connected-standby" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/disabling-windows-connected-standby#comments Windows Client Connected Standby Connected Standby Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Sun, 22 Feb 2015 05:00:00 +0000 128451 at http://windowsitpro.com Custom Start Menu Tiles http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/custom-start-menu-tiles <div class="node-body article-body">Create a custom Start menu tile with a few wizard clicks.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/custom-start-menu-tiles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/custom-start-menu-tiles#comments Windows 8 Live Tile Live Tile Start menu Start Menu Windows 8 Windows 8 Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:00:00 +0000 121691 at http://windowsitpro.com Moving from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 with a Simple Update http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/moving-windows-81-windows-10-simple-update <div class="node-body article-body">If you chose to deploy Windows 8.1 in your organization, your upgrade to Windows 10 will be much easier.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/moving-windows-81-windows-10-simple-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/moving-windows-81-windows-10-simple-update#comments Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows 8 Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:51:00 +0000 122361 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows 7 and Windows 8 No Longer Offered on New PCs, and It's No Big Thing http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-7-and-windows-8-no-longer-offered-new-pcs-and-its-no-big-thing <div class="node-body article-body">As of last Friday, you can no longer purchase a new PC preinstalled with Windows 7 or Windows 8. But, there's some confusion around this.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-7-and-windows-8-no-longer-offered-new-pcs-and-its-no-big-thing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-8/windows-7-and-windows-8-no-longer-offered-new-pcs-and-its-no-big-thing#comments Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 8 Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:20:00 +0000 121731 at http://windowsitpro.com Automated Server Setup in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, Part 1 http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> PowerShell tips for streamlining the process </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mark has updated his server-automation toolkit for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, adding some essential PowerShell functionality.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/powershell/automated-server-setup-windows-server-2012-and-windows-8-part-1#comments PowerShell Active Directory (AD) Active Directory (AD) PowerShell PowerShell Scripting Scripting Windows 8 Windows 8 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2012 Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 118111 at http://windowsitpro.com