Some files are missing while trying to reset your Windows 8.1 machine

Since about a year I have owned a Surface Pro, but when the Surface Pro 3 was launched I really wanted the new 12” edition of this great device. So last week I decided I wanted to sell my ‘old’ Surface Pro. Off course the new owner of the Surface wants a nicely and clean installed machine, so I tried to reinstall Windows via the Update and Recovery in Windows… Read More »

Bye bye SkyDrive…..Welcome OneDrive

OneDrive has opened it’s doors today. The new brand is still rolling out as we speak, so when you still see the SkyDrive logo on (when loggon on) you’re not yet ‘migrated’ to the new environment. At this moment the new ‘co-owner’ functionality isn’t available yet, but there are some new Upgrade Options available when you’re on OneDrive. On SkyDrive you could upgrade to a 50GB, 100GB or 200GB… Read More »

How-to force the Xbox One February Dashboard update

Earlier today Major Nelson has released the February 2014 Dashboard update for the Xbox One. The update will arrive on a Xbox One near you in the next couple of days. If you don’t want to wait…there is a way to force the installation. Just follow the instructions below: Enable the ‘Xbox Instant On’ mode (read here) Turn off your Xbox (by pressing the Xbox logo on your console, or… Read More »

TechEd Europe 2014 will be held in Barcelona

Today Microsoft has announced that their TechEd Europe event will be held at Fira Barcelona from October 27th – 31th. Registration hasn’t opened yet, but will be in the spring. TechEd Europe is Microsoft’s premier technology conference for IT Professionals and Enterprise Developers, providing the technical education, product evaluation, and community resources to plan, architect, deploy, manage and secure a connected enterprise. Over at the Channel 9 Forums you can… Read More »

SkyDrive will be rebranded to OneDrive

Microsoft has announced today that their SkyDrive brand will be renamed to OneDrive (and SkyDrive Pro will be rebranded to OneDrive for Business). If you’re already using SkyDrive (when you’re a Windows Phone or Windows 8 user you probably are), nothing will change but the name. All your files will seamlessly move to the new brand. Microsoft has published a nice video on their website (click here) and you can… Read More »

Download Windows 8.1 Power User Guide for Business

Microsoft has released the Windows 8.1 Power User Guide, which can help business users navigate the Windows 8.1 Operating System. “Learn from this Windows 8.1 Power User Guide about the advanced features of Windows 8.1, such as File Explorer, Task Manager, Internet Explorer 11, Mobility Center, Windows To Go, and SkyDrive Pro. With Windows 8.1, you can get the most out of your device efficiently” Download the Windows 8.1 Power… Read More »