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Microsoft Review Software Windows Windows 10

Guess Who’s Back? – WHDownloader

WHDownload was once one of my favorite Windows & Office Download utility back in the day, until the developer Alphawaves decided to stop the project due time and other reasons. Now the downloader utility is finally back with a new fresh look which makes it very easy for everyone to download Windows and Office specific updates without Windows Update Servers.

WHDownloader v0.0.2.3 

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Microsoft Security Windows

Microsoft Security Updates March 2018 Edition

Microsoft today released a bunch of new updates – for all Windows Builds. The March 2018 Patchday is as expected and there this time no surprises. As always you can download and install the latest updates manually via the MS update catalog or via WUS.

Microsoft-Patchday-Neu.png

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Windows

KB4038188 aka Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2 Preview (Build 3056)

Microsoft released another KB, nope no Hotfix this time – KB4038188 is a .NET Framework preview for all who can’t wait to get the hands on the latest .NET version. The update is installable for Windows 7 up to Windows 10.

NDP472-KB4038188-x86-x64-AllOS-ENU

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Review Windows

NoVirusThanks SysHardener 1.2 Review

NoVirusThanks are the guys behind a lot of ‘neat’ products like MacAddress Changer, EXE Radar Pro and other products. Now, they released another product called ‘SysHardner‘ and we’re going to see if it’s worth our time or not and it it can compete against existent solutions.

SysHardnener

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Review Windows Windows 10

Which Start Menu Apps are worth to be installed?

The Windows 8/10 Start Menu is still a discussion ground for a lot of people and a matter of taste, one corner says that the new Menu is create the other corner is saying “nothing was wrong with the 7 one”. And somehow I agree in both of them cause it’s a personal preference and everyone has it’s own opinion. In case you like to change the integrated Start Menu anyway you can check the following article to not waste your time because there dozen of apps out there but which are really worth to be installed? – We will figure it out.

Windows 10 Start Menu
Ugly or good enough? 
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Windows

AdGuard’s new ISO OneClick compiler makes it easier to convert Windows UUP files

You’re searching for the latest Windows OS? Then check this out. AdGuard is not only a Ad-Blocking solution, the member adguard which is known from several forum has his own website with the same name – AdGuard offers everyone to download the latest Windows Builds for free.

AdGuard

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Review Software Windows

Device Cleanup Tool removes non Present Devices

This is a short review of the freeware tool developed by Uwe Sieber called ‘Device Cleanup Tool’.

Device Cleanup Tool

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Software Windows Windows 10

Is Windows Media Player dead?

Windows Media Player, well most of all users ignore it and installing VLC or MPC-HC – but Reddit user Noam_ha reports that Microsoft is now advising users to switch from the old and unloved Windows Media Player to the more modern Movies & TV app.

Windows Media Player
Picture by Noam_ha shows that an alternative app is suggested by Microsoft.
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Windows

KB4090007 brings the latest Microcode Update for Intel CPUs

KB4090007 is an update which is optional and can be downloaded manually. The update is for Skylake H/S, Skylake U/Y & Skylake U23e for the 6. Generation. You find more details about it here, here or on my Blog, Microsoft itself hasn’t updated their own KB-Article page yet.

Skylake