Surface Pro:Fifth anniversary

Surface Pro, undoubtedly the best hardware produced by Microsoft.Surface Pro celebrates its fifth anniversary with a look back at its history…

 

Timeline:

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Windows Insider Preview Build 17604#Redstone5 build Released

Microsoft has released Windows Insider Preview Build 17604 a Redstone 5 build for the first ring insiders.

The company has also released Windows Insider Preview Build  17101 from the RS4_RELEASE branch.

With Skip ahead an insider user can go for Windows Insider Preview Build 17604

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Both the preview builds are more or less identical.

Emojis get updated:

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Emoji search comes to more languages:

Now you can find an emoji by keyword in over 150 locales, including English (Great Britain), French (France), German (Germany), Spanish (Spain), and more. This will help you get the emoji you want easily and quickly. As a reminder, to bring up the Emoji Panel set focus to a text field and press WIN + (period) or WIN + (semicolon).

UWP File System Access:

With this build we’re giving you more control so you can now decide which UWP apps can access your full file system

For Windows 10 Pro Workstations:

A new power policy called Ultimate Performance.

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Surface Pro February Updates

Updates for Surface Pro are installed automatically through Windows Update.

Surface Pro LTE Advanced update history

February 2018 updates

Feb 12 release

The following updates are available for all Surface Pro LTE Advanced (Model 1807) devices:

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name
Surface – Firmware – 233.2102.1.0 Surface System Aggregator Firmware – Firmware

  • 233.2102.1.0 improves system stability.

The following updates are available for all Surface Pro (Model 1796) devices:

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name
Surface – Firmware – 233.2099.256.0 Surface System Aggregator Firmware – Firmware

  • 233.2099.256.0 improves system stability.

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Amazon Music app for Windows 10

Now you can download the Amazon Music app for Windows 10 from the Microsoft Store.

The app can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store for PCs and tablets in the US, UK, Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Spain, and Japan.

You need Windows 10 Anniversary Update or greater to run this app.

 Amazon Music Blog.

Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 17095 Released

Microsoft has Windows 10 SDK Preview Build 17095.

The Preview SDK can be downloaded from developer section on Windows Insider.

To know details check here

Logitech K830 keyboard issue

Problem:

The latest updates made my keyboard not work. Keyboard type is Logitech K830.

Resolution:

  • Uninstall and reinstall Logitech K830 keyboard via Device Manager.
  • Open Device Manager > Locate Logitech K830 keyboard > Right click to uninstall.
  • Reboot.
  • Let OS detect the keyboard.
  • You may also download the latest application designed for this keyboard.

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My PC can’t see some computers

Problem:

I have a windows 10 desktop.It does not see 5 of about 20 computers on the net.The computers that it does not see, can see it.

Resolution:

  1. Open Control Panel\Programs\Programs and Features
  2. Click Turn Windows features on or off
  3. Verify SMB 1.0/CIFS File Sharing Support is installed