Category: <span>windows 7</span>

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Netmarketshare: Google Chrome registers a slight jump in the market share

Netmarketshare has released the market share for March 2020. The data shows a slight jump in Google Chrome’s market share compared to February 2020’s data. With Windows 7’s end of support, more and more users are switching to Windows 10. The OS now holds 57.34% of the market and is followed by Windows 7 which […]
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Free Software Foundation behind petition to Open Source Windows 7

When Windows 7 was first released Microsoft and open-source software appeared to be at diametric opposites of the spectrum, but since then Microsoft has actively adopted free software development principles internally, and contribute to numerous open-source software projects, including famously the Chromium rendering engine. It may have been this change of heart which encouraged Greg […]
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Microsoft will fix the Windows 7 wallpaper bug for everyone

We reported earlier that Windows 7 users were complaining of their wallpaper being replaced by black screens when they install the important KB4534310 and KB4534314 updates for Windows 7. The wallpaper bug affected all the Windows 7 users who use stretch option while setting up wallpapers. Microsoft later confirmed that it was indeed a bug but said the company would […]
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Microsoft expected to patch major Windows security flaw today, and may NOT patch Windows 7

Today is Patch Tuesday, and there are reports by publication KrebsonSecurity that Microsoft may be getting ready to patch a very serious cryptographic flaw in Windows which could leave installations vulnerable to malware spoofing as trusted components. Sources say Microsoft on Tuesday will fix an extraordinarily scary flaw in all Windows versions, in a core […]
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