If you typically work in low ambient lighting conditions, Microsoft’s latest Windows Insider Preview build will help ease eye strain. The most notable feature of Windows Insider Preview Build 17733 is a new dark mode for the Windows File Explorer, which replaces the typical white background of the File Explorer window for a black one. “With Build 17666 we started … [Read more...] about Microsoft finishes turning File Explorer dark in latest Windows update
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While there are many different websites where you can download 3d models for your 3d printer — places like Thingiverse and Cults 3D offer some of the best around — sometimes you really need to make the object yourself. While Tinkercad, an online 3D model builder from Autodesk has been around for several years now, Microsoft recently released 3D Builder in their … [Read more...] about Microsofts 3D Builder vs. Tinkercad: Which is best for you?
Microsoft is supposedly gearing up to launch a subscription service for Windows 10 that will see customers paying a monthly fee for leasing the entire PC, not just the operating system. Currently dubbed as Microsoft Managed Desktop, the company would do just that: Manage the device on an operating system level, cutting you out of the update process. The idea stems from the … [Read more...] about Microsoft will take charge of your Windows 10 device in a new monthly lease
I have an Office 365 license, and it's still definitely valid and very much paid for, but Excel didn't seem to think that was the case when I went to open the app. Fortunately, there's a really easy fix to the problem that doesn't involve contacting Microsoft and yelling at anyone on the phone. How to fix Microsoft Office 365 subscription problems Here's what you should do to … [Read more...] about How to fix Microsoft Office 365 subscription and license problems
Eric Lundgren is resigned to doing prison time. After spending his life working on e-waste recycling programs, Lundgren was arrested and charged with “counterfeiting” Microsoft restore discs, part of a controversial, years-long legal fight that ended this week when an appeals court declined to overturn a lower court’s decision. Lundgren, who’s also an … [Read more...] about E-waste guru going to prison says Microsoft targeting refurbishers is ‘harmful to society’