Reviews & How-To

Installing Windows Sandbox on Windows 10 19H1 on Insider Build 18305

With the release of Window 10 19H1 build 18305, Windows Sandbox is now ; Windows Sandbox was developed as a tool to help create an isolated and temporary (for now)  Windows 10 Desktop environment that would allow you to test out new apps or sites and not worry about it doing something terrible to your ; As advertised, you lose everything the second you close it ; Good for testing, not so great yet for testing long term ; Maybe more with come with later builds. To install Windows Sandbox, you must be on Windows 10 Pro or Enterprise and be on Insider build 1803 or ;  You can get all the details about this build here. First open Settings – Apps   Next, select Program and Features   Next Select ‘Turn Windows Features on or off’   Then Select ‘Enable Windows Sandbox’ and then ‘Ok”   Windows will ask to be ; Do so. When you are logged back in, navigate to the Start Menu – Windows Sandbox   See the list of know issues found at In my testing it is really slow and should not be run an a low CPU / RAM ; A minimum Core i5 with 8 or 16 GB of RAM would be my best guess right ; Your results might vary   Other helpful resources are listed below:
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Back Up / Storage

Internet Archive Adds Games, a New 100TB SSD and New Backup Solutions – HGG348

Jim Collison / @jcollison is joined by Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #348 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network      Jim Collison / @jcollison is joined by Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #348 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E/1UTC at Full show notes and video at Tags: Podcast, Home Gadget Geeks, Internet Archive, Gaming, Hard Drives, SSD, Backup, Pixel 2, Project Fi News Jim – The Internet Archive put your favorite LCD handheld games online Jim – From the Facebook group – World’s largest SSD capacity now stands at 100TB – credit Jon Biggs Mike – Genetically engineered beers could make IPA’s cheaper and tastier – #930a7e75910d Here’s a rugged coffee maker that runs off power tool batteries   Feature Jim – I am starting to make the switch from my Windows 10 files server backed up by Crash Plan to my Morro Date 1TB box using Backblaze B2.  Moved 65 GB over the weekend. Will move more in the coming weeks to fit my cap. Will drop crash plan when I am done. Mike – Got rid of my two bay QNAP NAS and moved everything over to the Windows 10 R710 with all backup to Backblaze.   What am I working on? Jim – Sarah has a new Pixel 2 on Project Fi phone coming this weekend.  Both my #3 and $4 boys are on it and love it. Jim- New USB 3 card added to the Burst Box – Results?    Feb Smart 4 Ports USB Super Fast 5Gbps PCI Express(PCIe) Expansion Card for Windows XP,7,Vista,8,,10 Desktop Computer-Build in Self-Powered Technology-No Need Additional Power Supply(FS-U4-Pro) Mike – I deleted the facebook app from my phone. Not because of privacy, because of content. Planning my next long term storage     Catch the post-show for the Crypto conversation.  Lots of talk about Burst.  If you are starting on Burst and need a faucet or coins to get your started, I have provided a solid faucet.  Get the Home Gadget Geeks Mobile Apps at is powered by Maplegrove Partners web hosting. Get secure, reliable, high-speed hosting from people you know and trust.  For more information visit
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Know It Guydes

Windows 10 Know IT Guyde

I spent some time three years ago making sure everyone had a simple guide for finding everything they would need for Windows 8 and you can find that here: ; I thought it might be nice to make another one for Windows 10 and keep it up to date as ; It’s a working document, growing and changing as time ; It can also be influenced by ; Leave a comment here of your favorite Windows 10 resource, send me a link in twitter (), post it out to our Facebook group or send it to me in an email, and will get it updated! Waiting for the upgrade?  Here are some links you might want to check out! 1 When will I get my free upgrade? 2 How long does it take to install the upgrade? 3 What if I have more than one Windows device – can I upgrade them all? 4 What edition of Windows will I get as part of this free upgrade? 5 Will my PC or tablet be compatible with Windows 10? More questions? Check out the FAQ Absolutely can’t wait? You have a couple of options to get your upgrade sooner:   1 Visit a Microsoft Store for free upgrade services.   2 Use the Media Creation Tool to install immediately on one or more devices (recommended for tech-savvy users only).   Last Update: 7/31/2015 Find a Store, Hours and Location of a Microsoft Store.   Windows 10 Basics – Reserve Windows 10 – Features – FAQ   Windows 10 Software (Prerelease Windows Insider) – Download Windows 10 Insider Preview ISO – Keep Track of all the Build Numbers   Overview / Helps / How-to – How to create a Windows 10 (Build 10240) bootable USB drive by making your own clean install ISO today – Office Mobile Apps are out! – Backup and Recovery – Calendar – Taskbar – Start Menu – Quick Access     Blogs – The Windows Blog – WinBeta – Windows 10 Update – Windows Central Blog – CNET –  
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