Upgrade Paths To Windows 10.

Microsoft has published the upgrade paths to Windows 10.Here it is:

upgrade paths

 

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Microsoft’s Designer Bluetooth® Desktop

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With its ultra-thin and modern look, the Designer Bluetooth® Desktop complements the look of your desk. It wirelessly pairs to your laptop or tablet with the latest Bluetooth Smart technology– instantly connecting without wires or dongles to manage. A full-sized keyboard with built-in number pad and mouse will keep you productive at your desk.

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Computer/Operating System

Requires a PC that meets the requirements for and has installed one of these operating systems:

  • Windows 8, 8.1
  • Windows RT 8, Windows RT 8.1
  • Android 4.4
  • Mac OS 10.10
  • Bluetooth 4.0 enabled devices

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March 2015 Updates For Surface RT And Surface Pro 3

Surface RT: The following updates will be listed as “System Firmware Update – 3/10/2015” or “System Hardware Update – 3/10/2015”

Update: Audio and Display driver set (v9.17.13.0907) improves audio and video experience and enhances system stability.

How to get: updates are provided via the Windows Update service, if you have not received the update then please manually check Windows Update later.

Surface Pro 3: The following updates will be listed as “System Firmware Update – 3/10/2015” or “System Hardware Update – 3/10/2015”

Update: Surface Pen Settings driver update (v3.0.64.0) enables new functionality and features for the Surface app found in the Windows Store.

How to get: This update is available via  Windows Store

No product updates were released for Surface 2,Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 in March.

Fixing Problems with OneDrive troubleshooter

The OneDrive  troubleshooter is a tool that can find and automatically fix these common problems with OneDrive in Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1. Remember it does not work on Windows 10 CTP.

The following issues are fixed:

OneDrive doesn’t appear in the left pane in File Explorer.

Even though you’re connected to the Internet, you can’t connect to OneDrive.

Some of your OneDrive files or folders are missing on your PC.

Some files or folders won’t upload from your PC to OneDrive.

The OneDrive icon doesn’t appear in the notification area, at the far right of the taskbar. (In Task Manager, the sync engine process doesn’t appear.)

You get the message “You don’t have permission to save to this location. Contact the administrator to obtain permission.”

Download a recovery image for Surface

To download the recovery image, you’ll need a USB drive. For Surface RT and Surface 2, your USB should be at least 8 GB in size. For Surface Pro models, your USB should be at least 16 GB.

Steps:

1. Sign in

2. Select Your Surface and  enter the serial number.

3. Download the Surface recovery image

4. Create the recovery drive

5. Use the recovery drive to refresh or reset Surface

Check the details Here

Surface August Updates

If you have not received the update then please manually check Windows Update later.
Surface Pro 3 August Updates:
  • Surface Pro Embedded Controller Firmware (v38.4.50.0) improved support for Surface Power Cover.
  • Surface Pro System Aggregator Firmware (v3.9.250.0) improved support for Surface Power Cover and enhances overall system stability.
  • Microsoft LifeCam Front (v5.20.1034.0) significantly improves power consumption during video chat such as Skype, supports Flash camera streaming in Internet Explorer, and improves overall functionality and stability.
  • Surface Ethernet Adapter (v8.14.0704.2014) improved support for the gigabit Surface Ethernet Adapter.

No product updates were released for Surface 2 in August.

Surface Pro August Updates

Wireless Network Controller and Bluetooth (v14.69.24054.176) improves network connection stability and enables functionality on WiFi networks using a hidden SSID.

Surface RT August Updates:

  • Surface RT UEFI (v3.31.500) enhances overall system stability.

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