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How to Disable Touch Screen on Windows 8.1

At some point you may want to disable the touch screen on your Windows 8 laptop/desktop to strictly use the conventional mouse and keyboard. Whenever that need come, Windows 8 has no built-in option to turn off the touch screen; however, there is a quick turnaround. Simply follow these steps to disable your windows 8 touch screen feature: First, go ... Read More »

Introducing Windows 10: The New Generation of Windows

Windows 10

At Microsoft event last week, Microsoft presented their new operating system “Windows 10” which represents the first step of a whole new generation of Windows; unlocking new experiences for customers to work, play and connect. According to Microsoft, Windows 10 will run across an incredibly broad set of devices – from the Internet of Things, to servers in enterprise datacenters ... Read More »

Disabling USB Drive for Windows

Sometimes we want to restrict users from using USB drives on our systems for fear of virus infection, data access or other security and privacy reasons. An employee in a bank performs his/her work without being able to transfer data into a USB drive for whatever reason due to the bank’s security & privacy. As a home or office computer ... Read More »

Tweaking Power options in Windows 8.1

A friend of mine who has been an adamant Windows 7 user recently purchased a Dell laptop running Window 8.1. He had heard that of all the recent versions of desktop Windows, Windows 8 was one of the most battery-friendly operating systems of all time (his terminology). As such, he decided that he was going to spend the first week ... Read More »

Microsoft’s VDA licensing is a strategic

Scott Lowe discusses some strategic reasons why Microsoft has held onto VDA licensing for so long, despite its high cost. Even while storage and other infrastructure vendors struggle to reduce the per-unit costs of virtual desktop infrastructure initiatives, there’s one aspect of these solutions that hasn’t changed much in recent years: Microsoft’s licensing associated with these kinds of initiatives. Licensing ... Read More »