Windows http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9297/more en One More for the Road: Another Windows 10 HotFix Available http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/one-more-road-another-windows-10-hotfix-available <div class="node-body article-body">One more Hotfix has been released for Windows 10 Technical Preview. This new Hotfix seeks to finally fix the constant Explorer.exe crashes in Build 9879.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/one-more-road-another-windows-10-hotfix-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/one-more-road-another-windows-10-hotfix-available#comments Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:05:00 +0000 125371 at http://windowsitpro.com Controlling Windows Firewall with PowerShell, Part 2 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Knowing the rules about firewall rules </div> <div class="node-body article-body">You might have shut off Windows Firewall because you don’t understand its intricacies. Bad idea. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell-part-2#comments Windows Server Security firewall rule groups firewall rule groups PowerShell PowerShell Windows Firewall Windows Firewall windows firewall rules windows firewall rules Windows Power Tools windows server firewall setup windows server firewall setup Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:00:00 +0000 124901 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Announces Client Data Backup to Azure http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-announces-client-data-backup-azure <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has rolled out a new client for Windows 7 and 8 that allows data backup services to Azure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-announces-client-data-backup-azure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/azure/microsoft-announces-client-data-backup-azure#comments Windows 8 Windows 7 Azure Azure Azure Backup Backup Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:50:00 +0000 125281 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Releases HotFix to Resolve Updating Problem for Windows 10 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/microsoft-releases-hotfix-resolve-updating-problem-windows-10 <div class="node-body article-body">A new Hotfix is available that should finally resolve Windows Update problems for Windows 10 Technical Preview.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/microsoft-releases-hotfix-resolve-updating-problem-windows-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/microsoft-releases-hotfix-resolve-updating-problem-windows-10#comments Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:14:00 +0000 125251 at http://windowsitpro.com Windows 10 Comes Into Focus http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/windows-10-comes-focus <div class="field-deck"> And I like what I see </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In late January, Microsoft will hold a special event for press and analysts at which it will unveil more information about Windows 10 and how it will work on all kinds of devices, not just traditional PCs. But we don't need to wait until next month to gain a clearer picture of Windows 10: Thanks to a number of leaks, we can already see some of the hidden features that will make this release a more cohesive whole.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/windows-10-comes-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/windows-10-comes-focus#comments Windows 10 Mon, 15 Dec 2014 22:11:00 +0000 125221 at http://windowsitpro.com New Windows 10 Build Leaks, Breaks Insider Updates http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/new-windows-10-build-leaks-breaks-insider-updates <div class="node-body article-body">A leaked build of Windows 10 beta released over the weekend. But, if installed, you can no longer participate in automatic build updates.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/new-windows-10-build-leaks-breaks-insider-updates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/new-windows-10-build-leaks-breaks-insider-updates#comments Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:07:00 +0000 125051 at http://windowsitpro.com Controlling Windows Firewall with PowerShell http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell <div class="field-deck"> Stop turning off Windows Firewall and learn how to tame it! </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One of the most important (and overlooked) parts of Windows Server setup is configuring Windows Firewall. Instead of (gasp!) just turning the silly thing off, learn how to configure it automatically.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server-2012/controlling-windows-firewall-powershell#comments Windows Server 2012 automated setup automated setup PowerShell PowerShell Server setup Server setup Windows Firewall Windows Firewall Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:00:00 +0000 122681 at http://windowsitpro.com Data Icon Arrow on Windows Phone http://windowsitpro.com/windows-phone/data-icon-arrow-windows-phone <div class="node-body article-body">Learn what the arrow over the data icons means in Windows Phone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-phone/data-icon-arrow-windows-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-phone/data-icon-arrow-windows-phone#comments Windows Phone arrow arrow data icon data icon Windows Phone Windows Phone Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:00:00 +0000 124391 at http://windowsitpro.com The Insider Hub App for Windows 10 TP http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/insider-hub-app-windows-10-tp <div class="node-body article-body">Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 9879 comes with a new Insider Hub app that Microsoft will use to communicate directly with Insiders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/insider-hub-app-windows-10-tp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-10/insider-hub-app-windows-10-tp#comments Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:31:00 +0000 124971 at http://windowsitpro.com Quickly Find a Windows Service's Short Name http://windowsitpro.com/windows/quickly-find-windows-services-short-name <div class="node-body article-body">Find the true name for a Windows service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/quickly-find-windows-services-short-name" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/quickly-find-windows-services-short-name#comments Windows service service short name short name Windows Windows Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:00:00 +0000 123841 at http://windowsitpro.com