I've had a HP x360 laptop now for many years, and there's been a consistent problem that I've seen, but I've never taken time to investigate it. I decided recently to get stuck into figuring out what was going on and believe I've now solved it. The issue is that I've got a Microsoft Bluetooth Keyboard and Mouse. Things will be working fine and then suddenly one or both of … [Read more...]
Windows 10 – How to disable the screen locking when screensaver comes on
I had a request recently from a CEO of a company. He wanted to be able to leave his computer running in his office and allow the screens to turn off WITHOUT the computer locking the screen. That is – he was often in and out of his office, and he got tired of entering his password to unlock his computer every time he returned to it. I did a fair bit of digging … [Read more...]
How can I integrate Windows 10 into SBS 2008, SBS 2011 or Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials?
With the release of Windows 10, Microsoft have needed to provide updates for older versions of SBS to make it work properly. Adding Windows 10 to an SBS 2008, SBS 2011 network or Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials itself is pretty simple. Here’s links to the Third Tier blog where you can see specific instructions on how to get Windows 10 working with these now defunct versions … [Read more...]
Windows 10 Announced today
Most people have called it Windows 9, believing it to be the next version of Windows. Today Microsoft announced in typical fashion, that they would not stick to standards and would infact jump 9 to go straight to Windows 10. Tadaaaa…… Honestly – I’m not surprised they decided to call it something different. What I am surprised about is that they didn’t call … [Read more...]