Latest Windows articles

Windows desktop admin rights – an open door for malware?


05 Apr 2012

Microsoft addresses critical vulnerability in latest security update

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Seven vulnerabilities are closed by the patch, including a critical flaw with Windows Remote Desktop Protocol
14 Mar 2012

Microsoft fixes critical bugs in Explorer and Windows

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The bugs could allow hackers to remote-access users' machines if left unpatched
15 Feb 2012

Time the DWP bucked up its ideas


09 Jan 2012

Microsoft sues retailer Comet

US software giant claims the retailer created and sold counterfeit Windows recovery CDs
05 Jan 2012

Backbytes has got Assad all wrong


29 Nov 2011

Is Assad a Mac or a PC?


16 Nov 2011

Cheshire Council uses desktop analytics to shape Windows 7 migration

It is reducing its applications estate and renegotiating Microsoft licences as a result
13 Oct 2011

Rumours of the PC’s demise are exaggerated

Talk of society entering a ‘post-PC era’ is premature, writes Dawinderpal Sahota
24 Aug 2011

Microsoft asks for feedback on Windows 8

New blog invites users to help shape Windows 8
17 Aug 2011

Tesco signs eight-year Microsoft deal

Tesco to deploy Microsoft products and services across 14 countries
02 Aug 2011

Do the goings-on in student dorms spell the end for Microsoft?


29 Jul 2011

Stampede away from XP expected imminently

The majority of firms that still favour Windows XP are expected to migrate soon
22 Jun 2011

Fedora 15 offers a lot to tempt enterprises away from Windows

Gnome 3 interface gives the open source operating system a business-friendly look and feel
21 Jun 2011

Patch Tuesday: a look behind the scenes

As IT managers around the world get to grips with another bundle of software fixes from Microsoft, Stuart Sumner looks at the processes that lie behind this monthly ritual
07 Jun 2011

Microsoft shows off Windows 8

First look impresses pundits, but firm's launch strategy risks alienating PC makers
02 Jun 2011

Play it again, Dean (or not)


24 May 2011

Chrome OS: is it a serious alternative to Windows in the enterprise?

Computing takes a look at the business credentials of Google's new operating system
16 May 2011

Windows users beware


10 May 2011

Microsoft fixes 64 software flaws

'Black Tuesday' updates patch record number of vulnerabilities
13 Apr 2011

Windows users targeted in phone scam

Cyber criminals claiming to be from the Windows Support Centre are targeting the unwary
12 Apr 2011

Microsoft Intune or out of tune? A new end-point management offering for Windows PCs


12 Apr 2011

IT Leaders Forum: Why making a business case for Windows 7 is a waste of time

CIOs at the event argue that assessing the costs and benefits of Microsoft's OS is practically impossible
30 Mar 2011

IT Leaders Forum: Migrating to Windows 7

Computing will report news live from the event
29 Mar 2011