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Windows 10 adds full support for Canadian French, Mexican Spanish

Quebecois separatists now have a fully localized OS just for them.

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Microsoft fixes crash-bug in Windows 10 just days before launch

A new patch fixed a recently-introduced bug that caused Windows Explorer to crash following use of the Control Panel.

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Microsoft wants you to pay for Solitaire, again, in Windows 10

Yes, there is a monthly subscription offer buried within Windows 10. To play Solitaire.

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The Windows 10 upgrade: Who should do it, who could wait

We answer the question everyone's asking: Should you upgrade to Windows 10? (Spoiler: It depends on what you're using now.)

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9 reasons not to upgrade to Windows 10 -- yet

Many Windows users are looking forward to the imminent release of Microsoft's new operating system. But they may want to wait.

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Windows testers who haven't updated to the latest build will lose Store access

With less than a week before the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft wants all of its testers running the newest bits.

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Microsoft's Windows 10 Store app will finally sell some decent games

Microsoft has a well-established and well-organized Xbox game store, but Windows has inexplicably lagged behind, until now.

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Microsoft's upgrade app won't let GeForce GTX 980 Ti owners reserve Windows 10

If you're living on the bleeding edge with a GeForce GTX 980 Ti, you aren't currently able to live on the bleeding edge with Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system.

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Windows 10: What to expect on July 29

If you're not a Windows Insider, you may have to wait past launch day as Microsoft rolls out the upgrade in waves.

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Intel, Microsoft working to squash Windows 10 battery life bug

Intel acknowledged Thursday that it is working with Microsoft to eliminate a bug that can cut battery life of Windows 10 PCs.

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Windows 10 Build 10240 is what you'll find on Windows 10 PCs

Windows 10 is "Windows Forever" -- which means, somewhat existentially, that you will probably always have the last build.

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Nadella: Despite cloud push, on-premises products still matter to Microsoft

Microsoft's CEO isn't giving up on the company's on-premises tools even as the company continues to promote Azure

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Celebrate the Windows 10 'ninjacat' meme with new Microsoft desktop wallpapers

Somehow cats riding fire-breathing unicorns became the symbol of Windows 10. So, naturally, Microsoft is delivering custom wallpapers.