How To Find Out If My Windows 8.1 Is Running Windows 8.1 Update 1

Windows 8.1 Update 1

Microsoft for Patch Tuesday this month released 66 patches. Most of these patches are for Internet Explorer. It fixes a lot of undisclosed security issues in the web browser. But you may not receive this update if you don't have Windows 8.1 Update 1 installed on Windows 8.1. Microsoft always delivers security patches and bug fixes via Windows Update. Good way to keep Windows updated but not for everyone especially Windows 8 or 8.1 users. They may be missing the updates if they don't have Windows 8.1 Update installed. Microsoft already warned 8.x users saying they will not receive any updates if they don't have 8.1 Update 1 installed. But how to tell if Windows 8 or 8.1 operating system have Windows 8.1 Update 1 installed? …
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Big Savings On Windows Phone Games: Select Marvel, Disney Games Up For Sale Until June 2nd

Windows Phone Games Sale

Great news for Windows Phone users! Disney games and Marvel games came up with a very good deal for all Windows Phone users. Last time here, we covered Disney's latest game based on its movie Maleficent. Now, Disney has released three more games for casual gamer using Windows Phone. Along with the new releases, starting today Disney and Marvel is giving you a chance to grab the games at just $0.99 each. The sale will run through June 2, 2014. Love playing casual games? Go buy the Windows Phone games from the Windows Phone Store today. The games are also on sale for Windows 8, Windows 8.1 users available from the Windows Store. …
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Disney’s Maleficent Free Fall Available For Download From Windows Store, Windows Phone Store

Download Maleficent Free Fall

Do you or your kids love the games released by Disney? Without doubt almost all the puzzle games released by Disney are very enjoyable both for kids and grown-ups. The games inspired by Disney's movies are good too. Last time, when Disney released the movie Frozen, it came up with a puzzle game titled Frozen Free Fall inspired by the movie itself. It's still available for download from the Windows Store. Now, Disney came up with a new game inspired by the upcoming epic live-action film Maleficent. Best of all, the game aptly titled Maleficent Free Fall is available for free from the Windows Store and from the Windows Phone Store! …
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Windows 8.1 Update 1: Microsoft Announces Windows Update At BUILD 2014

Windows 8.1 Update 1

Microsoft's BUILD 2014 conference started on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. At the BUILD 2014, Microsoft shared details about Windows 8.1 Update (earlier known as Spring Update or Windows 8.1 Update 1). The Windows 8.1 update brings in a few good changes to the Windows operating system. The update brings in a unified experience for non-touch PC and laptop users. The Windows 8.1 update builds a solid bridge between the Modern UI and Desktop environments. With the changes that this update is brings make Windows 8.1 easier to use, especially for non-touch users. According to the official announcement, Microsoft will release Windows 8.1 Update 1 to the public via Windows Update, Windows Store and Microsoft Download Center on April 8, 2014. Most Windows 8.1 users will be automatically update through Windows Update (For those who are interested, Windows 8.1 Update 1 is KB2919355). If you want to manually install the update, you can visit Windows Store on April 8 and download Windows 8.1 Update 1 …
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Windows Update: Enable or Disable Automatic System Reboot

Windows 8.1 Update 1

Microsoft on second Tuesday of every month releases new patches (popularly known as "Patch Tuesday") for Windows, which sometimes needs a system reboot. We have earlier shown ways to shutdown Windows without applying Windows updates. That quick tip was handy if you are in an emergency and you need to shutdown Windows quickly. Although the software giant is trying to make the Windows update process less intrusive but a force reboot occurs . Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 can force a reboot if you left your computer idle for a few minutes. Sometimes the force system restart occurs when you are working and you didn't notice the restart timer asking if you to postpone automatic system restart. Since, Windows 8 (and 8.1), Microsoft removed the ability to indefinitely postpone reboots. If you are working using your PC then it can result in loss of your work. The tips in this post will help you disable automatic restart on Windows Update and save your important work. …
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Microsoft Releases Major Windows 8.1 RTM Update Ahead Of Windows 8.1 Official Launch

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Microsoft has released an update for all machines running Windows 8.1 RTM just ahead of the official launch of the new operating system. The software giant has updated all the built-in Windows Metro apps; Finance, Travel, Sports, Video, Windows Calculator, Movie Moments, Weather, Reader, News, Windows Scan, Mail, Calendar, and People, Music, Windows Sound Recorder, XBox 360 SmartGlass, Bing Heath & Fitness, Skype, Games, Windows Alarms, Windows Reading List, Bing Food and Drink and other apps. …
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OS X Mavericks Transformation Pack For Windows

OS X Mavericks Transformation Pack For Windows

Apple's next upcoming OS X 10.9 dubbed as OS X Mavericks was announced recently at the WWDC 2013. OS X Mavericks boasts improvements and a lot of changes under the hood. If you adore the look of the latest OS X and want the same look for your Windows operating system, here's OS X Mavericks transformation pack for you. OS X 10.9 Mavericks transformation pack is available for Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 including Windows Server Editions. According to the developer, using Mavericks transformation pack you'll have the best user experiences which greatly resembles the real OS X Mavericks from Windows operating system side. …
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Windows 8.1 RTM Leaked, Available in All Languages and Versions

Windows 8.1 Update 1

Windows 8.1 RTM ISO's got leaked on the internet, including x86 and x64 builds for the Core, Professional, or Enterprise editions. Microsoft has already compiled Windows 8.1 RTM with build number is 8.1-9600.16384.130821-1623 on August 21st, 2013. Microsoft has also set the official general availability (GA) release date for Windows 8.1 to October 18, 2013. Earlier "privileged" MSDN and TechNet subscribers used to get their hands on RTM versions earlier than the general Windows users. But this time MSDN and TechNet subscribers also have to wait for the Windows 8.1 GA release to get their hands on the latest upcoming Windows operating system. Even though Microsoft delivered Windows 8.1 to OEMs in an obvious attempt to prevent a leak. But the internet is now buzzing with the news of leaked Windows 8.1 RTM ISO images. …
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Microsoft Offers Windows 8 Pro Upgrade To Students For $70

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Microsoft's Windows 8 Pro Upgrade offer for general users expired on January 31, 2013, Windows 8 Pro now retails for $199.99. Microsoft has announced a new promotion exclusively for students across 50 countries. The Windows 8 student offer, through which students in the U.S. and in 49 additional countries can purchase Windows 8 Pro upgrade license for $69.99. Windows 8 student offer will be available in the U.S. from February 1st, and by March 19th, the offer will be available in the rest of 49 countries. Students in the U.S. can get the Windows 8 Pro upgrade edition online via the Microsoft Store for just $69.99. The price may vary slightly across other countries. …
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Download Kaspersky Now for Windows 8 for Free

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If you are using Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 or Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2013 on your Windows 8 system, you may be excited to know about Kaspersky Now. Kaspersky Now is a free Windows 8 app developed by Kaspersky to keep its customers up to date with the latest security news, threat alerts and expert views. Other than keeping you up to date with the latest happenings, it will also let you do common tasks like quickly see your computer's security status, scan your computer with KIS 2013 or KAV 2013, update KIS 2013 or KAV 2013 database, etc without leaving Windows 8 Modern UI. You can also renew the license for the two security software products. …
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