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By Ed Tittel Problem Solve Sep 07, 2016

Boot Win10 From USB Media

When SSDs and fast boot settings are normal for PCs, booting from alternate sources is tricky. Here's how to boot Win10 from USB media using OS directives. Continue Reading


By Eddie Lockhart Manage Aug 04, 2016

What causes desktop login and boot times to spiral out of control?

If it takes a long time for users to login and boot their desktops they won't be happy and they will let IT know about it. Find out what enterprise tools slow down desktop logins the most. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate May 16, 2016

How to shelter users from a VDI boot storm

Boot storms bring VDI deployments to a grinding halt, but batch booting and network interface card teaming can prevent the problem without having to buy new hardware. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Evaluate Jul 18, 2016

How do I boot to Safe Mode in Windows 10?

Booting to Safe Mode isn't the same process in Windows 10 as it was in older versions of the operating system. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Manage Sep 27, 2016

Use cloud auto scaling, tagging to give unneeded resources the boot

Auto scaling services help admins identify underused resources and reduce public cloud costs. Learn how load balancing and tagging can maximize those benefits. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Manage Jun 15, 2016

Performing an SSD SysBoot Drive Swap

For Windows 10 , UEFI + GPT means NVRAM data must be rewritten to perform an SSD SysBoot Drive Swap. A $20 Paragon Software tool makes this dead simple. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Problem Solve Mar 17, 2016

Switch to UEFI Boot Boosts Stability

The switch from legacy BIOS to UEFI boot on an NVMe SSD equipped Windows 10 PC pays huge dividends in system stability. Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Aug 15, 2016

Windows Secure Boot broken after Microsoft leaks golden key

Microsoft accidentally released the golden key for Windows Secure Boot, causing a serious security issue for the company despite putting only less popular devices at risk. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Manage May 02, 2016

Confirm/Deny UEFI Boot-up on Win10

Certain advanced features in Windows 10 work only from UEFI boot-up. For BYOD machines, admins need a way to check UEFI status: here 'tis. Continue Reading


By Ed Tittel Problem Solve Apr 22, 2016

Woo hoo! NVMe Boot Speedup Achieved

Changing a UEFI/BIOS setting on my PC motherboard delivers a profound NVMe boot speedup: 120 seconds drops to 7! Continue Reading