• Microsoft releases Flash-killing update for Windows

    1 month ago - By Windows Central

    You'll have to snag the update manually, but it's expected to hit Windows Update in 2021.
    What you need to know
    Microsoft released an optional, manual update for Windows that kills Adobe Flash.
    The update comes ahead of a wider rollout through Windows Update expected in 2021.
    The update is available via the Microsoft Update Catalog now.
    Microsoft this week started laying the groundwork for killing Adobe Flash on Windows. The company released an update on the Microsoft Update Catalog that removes Adobe Flash Player from Windows systems. The update comes ahead of Adobe Flash's retirement at...
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  • Microsoft Internet Explorer users may be surprised when they get redirected to Edge next month

    Microsoft Internet Explorer users may be surprised when they get redirected to Edge next month

    1 month ago - By The Verge

    Microsoft has been slowly weaning users off its legacy Internet Explorer browser for a very long time , recently going so far as to use a forced Windows update to install its new Chromium Edge browser on your Windows PC. But next month, Microsoft's planning to force your computer to automatically launch some 1,156 websites in Edge, too - if you try to launch an “incompatible” site in IE.
    That's the report from ZDNet , which also recorded a video showing how it works:
    There's a lot of big-name sites on the automatically-launch-in-Edge list , including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube...
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  • Microsoft release Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4577586 which removes Flash

    Microsoft release Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4577586 which removes Flash

    1 month ago - By WMPoweruser

    Microsoft has released KB4577586 today, the “Update for the removal of Adobe Flash Player: October 27, 2020“. As suggested by the name, KB4577586 removed Adobe Flash from all versions of Windows 10 and Windows Server and prevents it from being installed again. The update is not being pushed out, and is currently only available via the...
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