Windows 10 doesn’t currently include any out-of-the-box support for the new AV1 video codec, but Microsoft is currently testing an extension that will bring full AV1 support to Windows in the future, and you can download the beta version for free right now.
Windows 10 can’t open HEIC files by default, but there are a few solutions for both converting HEIC files to JPEG or adding native HEIC support to Windows 10 itself. Here’s a look at how it works.
Like most digital content providers, Microsoft has implemented device limits for content acquired via the Windows Store. Here’s an overview of the various device limits for apps, games, music, and videos, and how you can view and manage the devices registered to your Microsoft Account.
When you download an app or game from the Windows Store in Windows 10, it will install by default to your primary system drive. If you have multiple storage drives in your PC, however, you may prefer to install apps and games to a separate drive. Here’s how to change the default install location for new apps in Windows 10, and how to move existing Windows apps, too.
Microsoft’s Solitaire was long included in Windows and became one of the most popular games in the world. But Microsoft removed Solitaire from Windows 8, leaving millions without their favorite game. Here’s how to find Microsoft’s new version of Solitaire, and get it running in Windows 8.
Just over six months after its release, Microsoft has sold more than 100 million Windows 8 licenses, the company reported late Monday. That number includes more than 40 million copies sold since January and is on par with the company’s sales pace for Windows 7 in 2009. Tami Reller, CFO for Microsoft’s Windows Client Team, stated that the product’s outlook should be stronger as the back-to-school season begins and new purchases are combined with the introduction of new hardware. A…