Here is a list of the version numbers and builds to match the Updates Names to the information in the Windows 10 System Info App. Windows 10 Initial Release (Jul 2015) OS Build: 10240 Fall Update (Nov 2015) Version: 1511 OS Build: 10586 Anniversary Update (Jun 2016) Version: 1607 OS Build: 14393 Creators Update (Mar … Continue reading Windows 10 Update Names, Versions and Builds
The Kodi Forum server is moving datacenter this weekend, none of the links to the Kodi Forum in my blog post will work during this time. Strange that you get to Cloudflare error page rather than an explanation of what is happening. UPDATE (2 Oct): There is now a message, they are doing maintenance so … Continue reading (It’s Back) Kodi Forum Links Down 29 Sep – 6 Oct 17
If you are low on space on your Windows 10 OS tablet or Mini PC, you could try compressing the OS. With an elevated command prompt, type: compact /compactos:query Depending on the compressed state you will get: "The system is in the compact state. It will remain in this state unless an administrator changes it" … Continue reading Windows 10 Tablet/Mini PC low on space?
On my main PC my WinSxS folder increased to 28GB, to check it can be cleaned run the following from an elevated command prompt: Dism.exe /online /Cleanup-Image /AnalyzeComponentStore Result: Component Store (WinSxS) information: Windows Explorer Reported Size of Component Store : 9.13 GB Actual Size of Component Store : 7.97 GB Shared with Windows : … Continue reading Reclaim space from Windows 10 WinSxS folder
I purchased a cheap (£6) Windows 10 Professional key from an Amazon.co.uk marketplace seller to upgrade my Beelink AP34 from Home to Professional Edition. Windows 10 Pro Upgrade - Amazon Marketplace (THTraders) When you try to activate your new professional license, it says it activated but the version stays the same. Some people then just … Continue reading Upgrade Windows 10 Home to Professional without reinstallation
Amazon are closing the LOVEFiLM DVD/Bluray rental service on 31 Oct 2017, Amazon's suggested replacement for this service is their own Amazon Prime Video, this is ok if you don't mind poor selection, poor picture quality, colour banding, lossy soundtracks and of course there are parts of the UK without the bandwidth to stream. In … Continue reading Amazon.co.uk LOVEFiLM Closing – UK Alternative
I did not think i would buy another Beelink/AZW product after the issues and support problems with the Z83-II, but this was a good price (£135 in a Amazon flash sale, £159 standard price), and had a familiar Apollo Lake chipset and is FANLESS. The aluminium build quality feels premium, and now has the much … Continue reading Beelink AP34 N3450 (Apollo Lake) – Windows 10 4GB/64GB