What will happen when Google Chrome stops supporting Windows 7?

Windows 7 support ended on the 14th January 2020. To be fair, we should all be on Windows 10 by now or if your PC can’t run it or you want a free alternative, Linux. But those who rely on Windows applications and can’t afford to upgrade are left on Windows 7. It’s important toContinue reading “What will happen when Google Chrome stops supporting Windows 7?”

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Why do Microsoft recommend you buy a new PC with Windows 10 preinstalled rather than upgrade your existing one?

Now that Windows 7 support has ended, you may have been looking at Windows 10 upgrade options. Microsoft have been recommending you buy a new PC with the OS preinstalled rather than upgrade your existing PC even if it meets the hardware requirements. But why?

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Evolution of Windows – From DOS to Windows 10: Part 1

A lot of us are currently running Windows 10 on our PCs. Since it was released in 2015, Windows 10 has proved a good OS for not just PCs but IoT devices, tablets, and even phones despite the death of Windows 10 Mobile last month. We all should be running Windows 10 at the momentContinue reading “Evolution of Windows – From DOS to Windows 10: Part 1”

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Got an old Windows PC incapable of upgrading to Windows 10? Never fear, Linux is here!

If you pay attention to tech news and security notices, you’ll know Microsoft have ended support for Windows 7, Vista, and XP by now. To be honest by now, we should all be running Windows 10 after Microsoft gave us a year to prepare to move away from 7. Microsoft recommend that you buy aContinue reading “Got an old Windows PC incapable of upgrading to Windows 10? Never fear, Linux is here!”

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Yesterday 13 years ago, Microsoft released Windows Vista

On the 30th January 2007, Microsoft released Windows Vista. This version of Windows included a major overhaul to the system UI but also was very buggy which is why Windows 7 was released two years later which was much more stable. Windows Vista was NOT a free upgrade, unlike Windows 10 which was free forContinue reading “Yesterday 13 years ago, Microsoft released Windows Vista”

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Meet the new SeaSurf Installer for Windows

Now you can download the new SeaSurf Installer that installs ECG SeaSurf 2017 Update Pack 2 onto your PC. It is free to install but you must accept the terms. The terms aren’t very time-consuming and they seem fair to me. The guide¬†to fix rendering problems¬†will be updated soon. In the meantime, I would recommendContinue reading “Meet the new SeaSurf Installer for Windows”

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SoftwareSamples #2 – Run an application with C#

Here is what you should do if you want to open a file in Notepad: Replace C:\path\filename.txt with the path and name of the file. Also, you would usually do backward-slash in Windows instead of forward slash. However, if you use backward-slash the application will run up a bunch of errors. You can change theContinue reading “SoftwareSamples #2 – Run an application with C#”

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GUIDE: Fix Rendering Problems in SeaSurf for Windows

SeaSurf for Windows doesn’t always render pages as well as it could. However, you can fix this problem easily. You will need: You will need to know where the SeaSurfForWindows.exe is stored (eg, C:\Users\yourusername\Desktop\SeaSurfForWindows.exe) Open Cortana or press Windows Key + R and type regedit and press enter. Navigate to¬†Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\FeatureControl\FEATURE_BROWSER_EMULATION and add a newContinue reading “GUIDE: Fix Rendering Problems in SeaSurf for Windows”

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ECG SeaSurf for Windows – Update Pack 2

Welcome to the World of ECG SeaSurf 2017 Update Pack 2! After the problem of not knowing what the URL of a page is, now you can see the URL in the address bar and copy it into an email or whatever you want. It also fixes a couple of those bugs you may ofContinue reading “ECG SeaSurf for Windows – Update Pack 2”

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