11 Windows 8 Tips and Tweaks that make it Productive

Windows 8 was the major release after the successful run of Windows 7. In 2012, it was released to manufacturing. There was strong deviation from the traditional interface of Start Menu and Icons. As of January 12, 2016 it was unsupported on the majority of devices including PCs, tablets and mobile devices. Users have to

[Screenshots] Windows 10 vs Windows 8.1 Gaming Benchmarks – In 2017 and 2015

In this YouTube by TechCube we can see different gaming benchmarks comparison between Windows 8.1 and 10. This study was done in the initial days of May 2015. The Unigine Heaven benchmark test showed a difference of just 3 points between Win 10 and 8.1. This is useful to measures GPU-intensive programs and tests the

Fix Windows 8.1 Stuck on Checking for Updates

Windows 8.1 checking for updates continuously, without any error or successful message. This can occur most likely after the KB3173424 update. It looks as if it is connecting to the internet with rolling balls or progress symbol. You might leave the PC for the night, expecting to take time. I tried to do it several days

Windows 10 vs 8.1 vs 8 vs 7 Performance – Battery Life

On July 29, 2015 Windows 10 was released to the general public. It is an high-end operating system with lot of provision for graphics, universal apps, tasks, background processes, new edge browser and many other features. There are different upgrades in the form of 1903, 1909, 2004 and 20H2. During Windows 10 updates there is

How to Sync or Pause or Resume OneDrive in Windows 10 and 8.1

There are different ways to pause onedrive sync in Windows 10 and 8.1. You need it for several reasons. In one case, the file is too large to sync. In another cause, the number of files are huge and may exceed your bandwidth. In US and other European countries, Internet is still costly compared to