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Microsoft adds a new interactive photo sharing feature to OneDrive

If you use Microsoft OneDrive to store your photos in the cloud you’re going to be thrilled to hear that the service is about to get a whole lot more useful. The company today announces that it is releasing a…

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Microsoft is giving the Open With dialog a great new design in Windows 11

Many of the changes introduced in Windows 11 have divided opinion, from the central Start button to the non-moveable taskbar. An upcoming change that is sure to go down well, however, is Microsoft decision to give the Open With dialog…

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Microsoft releases Windows 11 Build 25151 with useful fixes for annoying problems

Last week’s new Windows 11 flight for Insiders in the Dev Channel — Build 25145 — introduced a number of new features, including a OneDrive storage alert, subscription management in Settings, and a Local Administrator Password Solution (“LAPS”). Build 25151,…

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Microsoft releases preview of KB5014666 update which fixes Wi-Fi bug and adds printing features

Microsoft has released a preview of an update for Windows 10. It will receive a wider release next month, but it is available now for eager testers. The KB5014666 update is a cumulative, non-security update. As well as fixing a…

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Microsoft performs Known Issue Rollback after Windows update breaks Edge

Microsoft issuing updates for Windows that result in unwanted side effects is far from unknown, and it has happened once again. With the release of the KB5014019 update for Windows 11, the KB5014021 update for Windows 10, and the KB5014023…

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Microsoft releases KB5014668 update to fix game crashes and failed Windows 11 upgrades

It is the time of the month when Microsoft releases preview versions of the updates that will be released for Windows on the next Patch Tuesday. As such, the company has unleashed a non-security preview release (or “C” release) of…

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Microsoft brings Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 distro support to Windows Server 2022 with KB5014678 update

Having previously only made the option available to “seekers”, Microsoft has now rolled out the ability to use WLS2 distros in Windows Server 2022 to anyone who is interested in the functionality. Last month, Microsoft released a preview of an…

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Microsoft releases Windows 11 Build 25145 with new features and fixes

Sometimes new Windows 11 builds released to the Dev Channel introduce new features, and other times the focus is just on fixing problems. Today’s new Insider release, Build 25145, comes with both a selection of new features and also some…

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Microsoft to retire some facial recognition technology as it takes a more responsible approach to AI

Microsoft has publicly shared its Responsible AI Standard which includes its guidelines for building AI systems. The company says it is publishing the standard in order to “to share what we have learned, invite feedback from others, and contribute to…

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Microsoft issues emergency patches for Windows 11 and Windows 10 to fix problems caused by Patch Tuesday updates

Microsoft has released two out-of-band updates, one for Windows 10 and one for Windows 11. The KB5016138 and KB5016139 updates address a problem caused by the June 2022 update released on the most recent Patch Tuesday. The problem prevents some…

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