Tag Archive: Microsoft

Jan 17

Microsoft Xbox Live – Automatic Renewal Billing

Microsoft’s Xbox website has been having issue with their account billing section where you cannot access ANYTHING on your billing. So if you wanted to cancel service or STOP automatic renew, good luck because it aint happening from the website. Video Rating: 4 / 5 For Microsoft, 1992 is about partnership. Intel and Microsoft introduce …

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Dec 21

Microsoft Demos Windows 10 for Phones USB OTG and Arduino Support – Video

Microsoft Demos Windows 10 for Phones USB OTG and Arduino Support – Video Microsoft confirmed at some point plans to add USB flash drive support (OTG) for Windows Phone, but users have yet to receive the promised feature. Although it was initially planned for Windows Phone 8.1, USB OTG (on-the-go) support has not been added … …

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Dec 21

Lastest Microsoft Telephone Support News

Feds Shut Down Phony Apple, Microsoft, Google Tech Support Scammers The popups instructed users to call the phone number listed to resolve the issue. The scammers' boiler room “tech support” staff would field those calls, misleading callers into believing they were employed by or affiliated with companies like Apple … Read more on The Consumerist …

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Dec 14

Microsoft releases Desktop Optimization Pack tools with Windows 10 support

Microsoft releases Desktop Optimization Pack tools with Windows 10 support "We are aware that a small set of customers are experiencing issues with Active Directory account lockouts on Windows 10. Customers experiencing this issue should contact Microsoft Support for assistance. We are working to resolve the situation as soon … Read more on ZDNet Q: …

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Dec 10

No, Microsoft Is Not Going To Kill Off Windows Phone, It Has A Much Better Plan

No, Microsoft Is Not Going To Kill Off Windows Phone, It Has A Much Better Plan Imagine what that could do to the amount and quality of apps available on Microsoft's phone hardware. App support is arguably Microsoft's biggest issue for mobile so if it can fix that then it can get some more market …

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Nov 27

Windows 10 UK review: Is 2015 the year Microsoft gets it right?

Windows 10 UK review: Is 2015 the year Microsoft gets it right? The research firm believes Windows users will be flocking to the platform because they fear being left in the dark after Microsoft announced it would be discontinuing Windows 7 support in the next five years, but Windows 10 will support the legacy … …

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Nov 20

Accidental engineer morphs into a top executive at Microsoft

Accidental engineer morphs into a top executive at Microsoft Rather than risking being kidnapped in the main hall, she hosted during her visit a “small, intimate dinner” for a group of hand-picked Irish start-ups, all of whom had a chance to pitch to Microsoft for its support in growing their businesses. “The … Read more …

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Nov 16

Microsoft backports privacy-invading Windows 10 features to Windows 7, 8

Microsoft backports privacy-invading Windows 10 features to Windows 7, 8 Every time Microsoft releases a new version of an operating system, there's always a few users bitterly unhappy at the company's decision not to support new features on older products. Microsoft has finally listened to these die-hard devotees of older … Read more on ExtremeTech …

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Nov 12

Microsoft attacks fake tech support scams

Microsoft attacks fake tech support scams Since May 2014, Microsoft has received over 175,000 customer complaints regarding fraudulent tech support scams. According to Ferguson, there are some easy ways to avoid falling into this trap. For starters, never give control of your computer to … Read more on ConsumerAffairs Microsoft Sues Indian Company for Technical …

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Nov 07

US Navy Pays Microsoft $9 M a Year to Use Windows XP

US Navy Pays Microsoft M a Year to Use Windows XP The U.S. Navy still uses Windows XP operating system, which debuted in 2001, and it has to pay Microsoft $ 9 million a year to do so. Microsoft stopped issuing security updates and providing technical support for Windows XP more than a year ago. …

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