VIDEO: A Newbies Guide To Installing TensorFlow on Windows 10

TensorFlow is an open-source, free software library that runs in Python.  It provides dataflow and differentiable programming that is useful in Machine Learning and Google is major proponent of it. However, the installation instructions for Windows are not fully accurate and took me several hours to grind through line by line, error by error, omission by omission.  The video below shows the results of our work and will get you to installing TensorFlow on Windows…

SOLVED: Download Windows 10 1909 AutoUnattended Answer File

Click HERE to download our AutoUnattended.xml answer file for Windows 10 1909 (2019H2). WARNING: This answer file will automatically wipe your hard disk clean and setup the required partitions from scratch. This answer file: Wipes the current disk clean and sets up new partitions Sets the PC, Keyboard and User to use US English If you want to change the user to a different region just open the .XML file and change the two <USERLOCALE>…

SOLVED: What is Flighting in Microsoft Windows 10?

Microsoft changed the release cycle of Windows products from every two or three years to potentially every week.  This was part of CEO Satya Nadella‘s plan to modernize Microsoft.  The software world had changed to a must faster paced model of releasing new code and new products.  Nadella’s recent history at the time was with Azure cloud. Azure developers release changes constantly to give people the latest bug fixes and newest features.  Neither developers or consumers…

The Future of Effective Digital Learning and Its Role in the Education System

Have you ever heard of people who have never been to a college or university but still manage to find proper employment and support families? Well, they exist, and if you ask who are those people, I will tell you that those are the ones who have embraced the value of the digital education system before it became popular. As a matter of fact, digital education is becoming more and more widespread as the immense…

SOLVED: How To Change Windows 10S to Windows 10 Home / Pro For Free

Many devices shipped with Windows 10 S mode as a security measure, but “S” mode devices only allow programs from the Store to be installed.  This may be great for schools, children and other security intensive applications but for most people you will want to install apps from other sources (i.e. Games that are not in the MS Store). Also, in March of 2018 Microsoft announced they were killing the S mode line and encouraging…

VIDEO: Top 12 Windows 10 New Features, Tips & Tricks

You have probably been using Windows 10 for many years now and because Microsoft updates it so frequently, useful new features are easy to miss. In this video we explain 12 new features, tips & tricks from recent versions of Windows 10: Clipboard History Timeline / Task View Snip & Sketch for 2 or more Predictive Text Dark Mode Calculations in Search Bar Quick Answers from Cortana PIN Codes Store Apps Changing START Menu rail…

SOLVED: VIDEO: How to Easily Set a Password for a Room Resource in Office 365

If you have a Crestron room manager or a Teams / Skype phone system for your boardrooms/conference rooms/huddle rooms, you will need to set a password for your room Resource in Office 365.  The problem is, Office365 Exchange Resource accounts do not have password fields. Typically the solution you will see on the internet is to run a PowerShell command and while that works it is a giant pain the butt. The easy way to…

5 benefits of Windows 10 to facilitate the learning process

Windows 10 is the most recent in the series of windows operating systems, and it’s one of the best platforms for personal computer users for multiple reasons. Along with the new features, came the architecture that’s easy on the hardware and provides a more user-friendly experience, especially while multitasking. Stability and seamless usability are some of the main reasons why Windows 10 is one of the best options for educational institutions and the provision of…

SOVLED: VIDEO: Dell Ultra Speed Drive Quad NVMe M2 Disk PCIe Adapter with Windows Storage Spaces

We explain, configure and install the Dell Ultra Speed Drive Quad NVMe M2 Disk PCIe Adapter using Windows Storage Spaces with Resiliant File System (ReFS). This Dell PCIe x16 NVMe adapter can host up to 4x NVMe M.2 solid state drives, providing super fast I/O of up to 9GB/s sequential read and 6GB/s sequential write speeds. This product is natively supported by recent generations of Dell Precision workstations (T5810/5820, T7810/7820, T7910/7920, and R7910/7920). Other systems…

SOLVED: VIDEO: What is Kaizala & How To Disable It

Microsoft Kaizala is an innovative chat tool designed for highly decentralized and/or frequently changing groups.  What makes it different from Teams or Skype is the way users register.  They only need a cell phone number and not a username and password. Kaizala is Indian (ok… specifically the Marahi) word for “what happened”.  If you are wondering why Microsoft would have selected an Indian word to name a product, wonder no longer.  Kailaza was developed in…

SOLVED: What is Office365 MyAnalytics & How Can I Disable The Emails

MyAnalytics was an Office 365 E5 feature intended to help staff make better use of their time by applying Artificial Intelligence to the data the Microsoft collects on users.  That feature was added to those with E3 contracts in the summer of 2019.  By September 2019 many users were receiving weekly emails like the sample on the right showing the results. This feature definately has some value; MyAnalytics dashboard: You can see statistics on how…

SOLVED: List of Office365 Service Names

If you are trying to make changes to Office365 using PowerShell you are likely to need the list of services.  As of November 15, 2019 the Office365 services list from an E3 and the PowerShell command to generate it is: PS C:\Windows\system32> (Get-MsolUser -UserPrincipalName “<upn – likely the email address>”).Licenses.ServiceStatus.serviceplan|select servicename,servicetype ServiceName    ServiceType ———– ———– DYN365BC_MS_INVOICING DynamicsNAV MICROSOFTBOOKINGS Exchange KAIZALA_O365_P3 MicrosoftKaizala MICROSOFT_SEARCH Bing WHITEBOARD_PLAN2 WhiteboardServices MIP_S_CLP1 Exchange MYANALYTICS_P2 Exchange BPOS_S_TODO_2 To-Do FORMS_PLAN_E3 OfficeForms STREAM_O365_E3 Microsoftstream…

VIDEO: Microsoft Increased Productivity 40% in Japan By Taking Fridays Off

Thanks to our sister site PartisanIssues.com for this short video and article It may be counter intuitive but Microsoft actually increased output by 40% in its 2500 person Japanese operations by mandating three day weekends in August 2019.  Most of the performance gains came from: reduced meeting length the majority of meetings changed from one hour meetings to 30 minute meetings having more remote meetings primarily using Microsoft Teams More than 90% of staff said…