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– Switch to a Local User Account on Win 10

How to Switch to a Local User Account on Windows 10 – By Chris Hoffman howtogeek.com

Windows 10’s setup process now forces you to sign in with a Microsoft account. If you’d rather use a local user account, Microsoft says you should switch from Microsoft to a local user account afterward. Here’s how.


Disable Microsoft Edge from running in the background in Windows 10 – By Ashish Mohta thewindowsclub.com

Microsoft Edge keeps running in the background. It, therefore, launches faster and is useful if you want to receive notifications. While Windows 10 keeps it in a suspended state, it still can consume some power and resource. In this post, I will show how you can disable new edge Microsoft Edge (Chromium) from running in the background.


 

– Here is why free upgrades to Windows 10 still work

Here is why free upgrades to Windows 10 still work – By Martin Brinkmann ghacks.net

When Microsoft launched Windows 10 in 2015, it revealed that devices with legitimate Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 licenses could be upgraded to the new operating system free of charge for the first year.


Why Microsoft Still Allows Free Windows 10 Upgrades And How To Get Yours – by hothardware.com

Are you still using Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1? Windows 10 was released over four years ago, but you can still get with the times and get Microsoft's latest OS it without paying a dime. A loophole continues to allow users to upgrade to Windows 10 for free nearly three years after their initial free upgrade offer.

Chromebooks vs Laptops: Which is best for you?

Chromebooks vs Laptops: Which is best for you? – By Sydney Butler 9to5google.com

Google Chromebooks sure look a lot like any other normal laptop. However, when it comes to Chromebooks vs laptops, that resemblance is only skin deep. So which type of clam-shell computer is right for you? It turns out there’s a surprisingly long list of things to consider before making your purchase!

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