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Visual Studio 2017 version 15.5 released with many new improvements and fixes

Microsoft has released the next major version of Visual Studio 2017. This new build version 15.5 consists of many new improvements and fixes, that you would like to have. Check out this post to know what's new in this build and the top issues fixed in this build.


Don't forget to checkout the known issues and available workarounds in Visual Studio 2017 version 15.5, before upgrading to this build.

Here's how to grab the Office Insider release builds using Registry hack

Just like Windows 10, there also exists an Insider Program for Office 365 subscribers to get early access to the new features and improvements, which will eventually come to the next public release build of the product. This program is available as "Insider Fast" and "Insider Slow" rings.


In this quick tip, we will learn how to change the Office Insider release branch using a Registry hack. Continue to read further on it.

Microsoft started rolling out Windows 10 build 17046 - Here's what's new!

Microsoft announced a new insider preview build 17046 to the Windows Insiders in the fast ring, as well as to the insiders who opted in to Skip Ahead. This build contains a numerous changes which are going to be available in the next major upgrade.


Check this post to know what are the new enhancements part of this build. You don't want to miss getting your hands dirty with this build.

All you need to know about LinkedIn powered Resume Assistant in Word

You must be aware that, Microsoft and the professional social-networking site LinkedIn launched the LinkedIn-powered "Resume Assistant" in Microsoft Word. This collaboration makes the task of writing resumes that project one's skills and expertise to be easily noticeable by hiring managers.


In this post, we will learn a little more about 'Resume Assistant' and how it will help you to get higher prospect of getting an offer.

HD Video Converter Factory Pro: Convert HD Video With Fast Speed

Most people enjoy videos on the various digital devices, such as: tablets, smart phones, and PCs. And most people have more than just one digital device. What if you want to watch a self made video and it turns out that the devices you have don't support the video format?


Besides, What can you do if you'd like to decrease the video file size when you want to play it on a smart phone or tablet?

Windows 10 build 17035 is now available with new enhancements to preview

Good new for Windows Insiders! Microsoft released a new build (Windows 10 Preview Build: 17035) for the insiders in the fast ring as well as to the insiders who opted in to Skip Ahead. But, due to a bug, PCs with AMD processors won't get this build.


If you are running an insider build, check for updates to get the new build, as it contains many new improvements. Don't forget to see the release notes and known issues.

How to use OneDrive Files-On-Demand in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update?

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update brought a most wanted feature on OneDrive, called "Files on Demand". Once you enable the feature, you can now access all your files in the cloud without having to download them and eating the extra storage space on your device.


In case, you are not able to find this feature after upgrading to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, here's how to enable it.

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update allows you to optimize the update bandwidth

If you are using Windows 10, it allows you to enable the update delivery optimization, which helps the system to download the Windows updates and apps from internet as well as PCs within the local network. When enabled, it also uploads update from your PC to internet.


Along with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, you can control the bandwidth that you want to use for Windows update download and upload. Let's learn how to do this.

Microsoft releases new preview build 17025 to Windows Insiders

Microsoft, today announced the availability of new insiders preview build. If you are a Windows Insider, and in the fast ring, check for updates to grab the new build 17025. This build is going to deliver from the RS4 pre-release branch.


This build contains a no. of new changes, which, you may likely to experience now. Don't forget to check the known issues before installing this build.

How to recover free space after upgrading to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update?

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is already here, and you might have already upgraded to this latest stable version of Windows 10. After upgrade, you may experience low disk space as the upgrade process keeps a backup of the previous version of Windows.


If you are on low disk space, you can forcefully remove the previous version of Windows by following the steps mentioned in this article.

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