Archives - Windows 11

Fixing a black screen on Windows is easy

Windows 10 and 11 may show you a black screen after you’ve started up your device, which causes it to shut down again. In Windows 10 and 11, you can press the Windows key and the “P” key or use the “Ctrl + Alt + Del” shortcut. This will allow you to switch to another […]

Don’t upgrade to Windows 11 yet if you’re happy with Windows 10

If you use Windows 10, you might have seen reminders in the OS recommending that you upgrade to Windows 11. However, this might not be necessary or even practical if you use software that doesn’t isn’t fully compatible with Windows 11. Most software that works on Windows 10 will also function on Windows 11, but […]

Upgrade devices that are incompatible with modern operating systems.

Newer operating systems tend to be more secure than older ones, particularly when connected to IP networks like the internet. Consider replacing any devices unable to support the latest versions of their respective operating systems (e.g., a PC incapable of installing Windows 11) with up-to-date alternatives.

Is your device too out of date to support the latest updates?

If you’re using something like Windows 11 and can’t install the newest version, you should probably think about replacing it. Modern operating systems are more secure than older ones, especially when connected to the internet, so it’s best to stay up-to-date. Get yourself a new device if yours can’t keep up. The internet is full […]

Make sure you only use legitimate security software

Security software is all but vital on Windows and macOS devices, and there’s a wide range of security software to choose from, many with unique features. However, there’s also a variety of malware posing as security software. Only use security software from sources you trust. If you’re not sure if security software is legitimate, do […]

Install large software updates overnight

While many updates to operating systems and applications are small and take just a few minutes to complete, others are big and make necessitate hours. To decrease delays and hassle, it’s a good idea to schedule updates overnight, when you’re not using the device and when update servers aren’t as busy. This will also help […]