Updated Action Centre in Windows 10

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How can you open Action Centre in Windows 10?

To open action center from the taskbar, select the action center icon. You can also swipe in from the right edge of your screen, or press Windows logo key Windows logo+A.

What’s new in Action Centre

Action Centre is now fully customizable. So goodbye to the  Settings panel. You can monitor what is  going on with apps and other programs from across your device. You can also get web notifications in your action center via Microsoft Edge sites like web.skype.com or web.groupme.com.

Windows Hello is not working for Domain Account After Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Problem:

After installing Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Windows Hello is not available for the domain users.

Resolution:

To fix the issue -type in Regedit in the Start Search and hit the Enter Key. Add the following in the registry:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\System] “AllowDomainPINLogon”=dword:00000001

Save the changes and close the Registry Editor.

In the Start Search type in gpedit.msc and hit the Enter Key.

In Local Group Policy Editor change the following settings:

Computer Configuration>>Administrative Tools>>Windows Components>>Windows Hello for Business to “Not Configured”

How To Fix : Windows 10 Anniversary Update Freezes After Installation

To fix this problem, follow the following steps:

Option 1: If you have a second administrator account on the PC that you can sign into, please do so and install the latest Windows 10 update, released on August 31st, 2016.  After installing the update, reboot the PC and you should be able sign in successfully on your other account.

Option 2: Use the “go back” feature to uninstall the Anniversary Update.  Once removed, you can re-install using the Windows Update Assistant by going to the Windows 10 download page and clicking the Update Now button.
There are two methods to uninstall the Anniversary Update:

Method 1: Using the Recovery Console

1.      Restart your PC. When you get to the sign-in screen, hold the Shift key down while you select Power > Restart.
2.      After your PC restarts to the Choose an option screen, select Troubleshoot > Advanced Options > Go back to the previous build.  If you don’t see this option, try Method 2.

Method 2: Using the Settings app from Safe Mode

1.      Restart your PC. When you get to the sign-in screen, hold the Shift key down while you select Power > Restart.
2.      After your PC restarts to the Choose an option screen, select Troubleshoot > Advanced options > Startup Settings > Restart.
3.      After your PC restarts, you’ll see a list of options. Select 4 or F4 to start your PC in Safe Mode.
4.      Open the Settings app.
5.      Select Update & security and then the Recovery tab.
Under “Go back to an earlier build”, click the Get started button and follow the instructions.
Option 3: If you are uncomfortable with either of the earlier options or if the “go back” feature is not available to you, please contact support and one of our support agents can assist you in applying the resolution.

source: Microsoft Community

Lenovo Yoga 910 & Miix 510

At IFA 2016, Lenovo announced Lenovo Yoga 910 and Miix 510.

Lenovo Yoga 910:

  • Powered by Windows 10
  • Up to 15.5 hours of battery life
  • Available with up to Intel’s latest 7th Gen Core i7 processor
  • Music and sound are enhanced with Dolby Audio Premium
  • New all-metal unibody casing available in Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver and Gunmetal
  • The signature watchband hinge enables flexible usage modes –type in laptop mode, present in stand mode, watch videos in tent mode or browse in tablet mode.

Pricing and Availability: The Yoga 910 starts at $1299, available starting in October 2016 on lenovo.com.

 

Lenovo Miix 510:

  • Powered by Windows 10
  • 2-inch touchscreen
  • Up to 1TB of PCIe SSD (solid-state drive) storage
  • Beyond Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, the Miix 510 includes optional LTE – so you can use a mobile network when you don’t have Wi-Fi
  • Weighs less than 2 pounds without the keyboard for easy carrying on-the-go
  • 280 individual pieces of stainless steel give the integrated kickstand 150-degree angle adjustment, so it’s comfortable to use.

Pricing and Availability: The Miix 510 (keyboard included) starts at $599, available beginning in October 2016 on lenovo.com.

How To Change Background Color in Windows 10 Anniversary Edition

This tip is very simple. Here are the steps to achieve:

1.Open Settings

2.Click Personalization

3. Click Colors

4.Go to Choose your app mode. Here you will find Light and Dark theme.

5.If you click Light the background will be lighter in color while selecting Dark it will be dark background color.