Microsoft pulls the plug on old versions of Internet Explorer

  This week Microsoft issued the last patch for its Internet Explorer 8, 9, and 10 browsers. In addition to the usual security fixes, the patch will include an “End of Life” notification that asks users to upgrade to Internet Explorer 11 or to Microsoft’s new Edge browser. You’ll be able to continue using the[…]


Top 10 Windows 8 Tips and Tricks

Update to Windows 8.1 Microsoft has released Windows 8.1, which is a free upgrade for anyone running Windows 8. This update addresses many of the problems users have had with Windows 8 and also adds a Start button. Visit Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 page for the update. Customize your tiles Make the most of your Windows[…]


Win 10 Auto-Upgrade

  In October, Microsoft announced that they had accidentally enabled the automatic upgrade to Windows 10 in the Windows Update control panel. For some Windows 7 and 8 users, this caused an unintentional OS upgrade; the upgrade occurs when other updates are installed. As a result, some Windows users are contacting Reliable Computers for help.[…]