More Win10 Tweak Guide snippets.
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Several readers emailing about a Tweak Guide for Creators Update.
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With the Windows 10 Creators Update some genius at Microsoft thought it would be fun to remove your Control Panel icons. I have seen several articles showing unnecessarily complicated steps to get them back. Use this program, edit the registry, etc.
It is very easy to get these icons back:
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I’m taking off for a few days. I’ll leave you with this stuff…
Win10 Creators Update Official
This will hit Windows Update starting today. Because Win10 Windows Update is a Charlie Foxtrot, you may not be offered this for a while.
Watch the Windows Blog for the official announcment.
Watch Neowin for more download links.
Watch Ask Woody for watches, warnings, and upgrade advice.
Update and/or get official ISO here so you can update on your timetable: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10ISO
I wouldn’t be in a hurry to update. Backup before proceeding!
Time To Run Windows Update
Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 update history
Hasta La Vista, Baby!
Windows Vista is dead. Good riddance!
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Some great deals on Flash Drives, SSDs, and Memory Cards.
Liar, Liar, Pants On Fire
“Last October, Microsoft announced that the third major feature update for Windows 10 would be marketed as the Creators Update. And it created, ahem, a video showing off new features that would arrive in that update.
That video is a lie.”
Fact Check: Microsoft’s Creators Update Introduction Video
***This is kinda a note-to-self thing in preparation for a new version of Tweaking Windows 10 (no, there is no time table for this). Thought y’all might find it useful.
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***This article written in preparation for a new version of Tweaking Windows 10 (no, there is no time table for this).
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Win10CU is out (officially, unofficial). Not available on Windows Update until next week.
Turns out the earlier links were indeed “RTM”.
I have just download ISO’s from Microsoft using a direct link and using the Media Creation Tool.
Windows 10 download page: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10
From Windows click Download Tool Now button.
Tip – I went to this page from Linux and it gave me the option for direct download.
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Windows 10 privacy journey continues: more transparency and controls for you (By Marisa Rogers and Terry Myerson)
1 – We are improving in-product information about your privacy.
2 – We are updating the Microsoft privacy statement to include more information about the privacy enhancements in the Creators Update; as well as share more detail about the data we collect and use to support new features offered in this update.
3 – We are publishing more information about the data we collect.
Much more info here.
MUST READ Get it from the horses mouth. Don’t get it from some lame 3rd party.
Windows 10, version 1703 Diagnostic Data
This is a full list of what MS collects.
Again, MUST READ Get it from the horses mouth. Don’t get it from some lame 3rd party.
Some real transparency here. Well done Microsoft!
If I could just get ONE button to turn it all off I would stop whining.