“Disk D: is not accessible. Access is denied” on Windows 11

“Disk D: is not accessible. Access is denied” may appear in your Windows 11 after plugging someone’s disk into your system. Some people start thinking that it is related to some disk issues, but this problem is 100% software. Fixing it will take just a few clicks. “Disk D: is not accessible. Access is denied”. Why does it happen?How to fix the “Disk D: is not accessible. Access is denied” error in Windows 11?Why not Everyone? “Disk D: is not accessible. Access is denied”. Why does it happen? This error is pretty widespread in the cases when you plug someone’s disk into...

System Restore in Windows 11: how to and what for

Like all previous versions of the Microsoft operating system since Windows Millenium Edition, the 2021 Windows 11 features an option of restoring a last viable system condition. We have already published a tutorial on creating a restore point in Windows 10. In this article, you’ll get a short but essential manual on turning this function on in Windows 11, using it in its auto-mode, setting restore points manually, and making a restore. Why do you need a system restore at all?System Restore vs In-Place RepairEnabling Windows 11 System restoreCreating a restore point manuallyRecovering your...

Windows Defender Won’t Launch In Build 20000.120

One of the Windows 11 preview builds (20000.120) features a ridiculous bug. Why ridiculous? Because it affects the most cherished component of the new Windows – its security. As you try to launch Windows Defender, the build 20000.120 instead of running the anti-virus renders a pop-up window. A new app for an old Windows DefenderSo much for zero-trust security?Another problem with Defender in preview buildsDealing with the issue A new app for an old Windows Defender The pop-up says literally: “You’ll need a new app to open this windowsdefender link.” The window also...

Windows Defender Won’t Update in Windows 11 (0x80070643 Error)

Many Windows 11 preview build (22000.160) users report the same frustrating issue: the system won’t update Windows Defender, bereaving itself of the latest anti-malware bases. Windows keeps rendering the 0x80070643 error. A dig into the matter shows that several conditions might be responsible for the trouble. The most probable causes are listed below. Windows Defender Fails to Update: Probable CausesAttempt 1: Windows Update TroubleshooterAttempt 2: Installing Missing Updates by HandBe Advised:Attempt 3: Reinstalling Windows (In-Place Repair) Windows Defender Fails to Update: Probable...

How to install Windows 11?

With the new Windows 11 making much news recently everyone starts to look at ways on how to get the much anticipated new OS from Microsoft. The information out there may confuse you at first but don’t worry we did all the research for you so you can go straight to the point. Before we start we want to draw a few important lines before you rush to the installation. Because you have a few things to consider though. Basic requirements for Windows 11Explaining the purpose of TPMHow do I get Windows 11?Windows 11 installation steps Basic requirements for Windows 11 First of all, you have to...

Virus and threat protection in Windows 11. What’s new?

Windows 11 brought a huge pack of updates, including performance boosting and interface changes. But as it often happens in software development, the vast majority of changes remain unspoken and unseen. This time, that happened with security updates in Windows 11. Security features in Windows 11Attack Surface ReductionNetwork securityControlled Folder protectionNew functionality for Endpoints in Windows 11Application control in Windows 11Windows Defender Application Guard Security features in Windows 11 In my overall review on Windows 11, I have mentioned the updated Microsoft Defender. As it...

About Windows 11. What’s new in this operating system?

On October 5, 2021, Windows 11 was released for everyone. It was available for testing through the last 4 months, and finally, it was published. But what is new in Windows 11? And is it worth updating from Windows 10? Let’s figure it out. Interface changesTaskbarAnimationsTray and statusbarStart menuUnder the hood. Technical changes in Windows 11.Finally, unhackable?Multi-threading advancements in Windows 11Enhanced Windows DefenderMiserable changes to system elementsDo I need to install Windows 11?The importance of Windows 11. Why is it epochal?Conclusion Interface changes First thing that...

Windows 11 Security Book

Built with Zero Trust principles at the core to safeguard data and access anywhere, keeping you protected and productive. IntroductionHow Windows 11 enables Zero Trust protectionOverview of Windows 11 security prioritiesHardware SecurityHardware root-of-trustSilicon assisted securityWindows 11 Secured-core PCsMemory protection in Secured-core PCsFirmware protection in Secured-core PCsOperating System SecuritySystem securityEncryption and data protectionVirus and threat protection Introduction The acceleration of digital transformation and the expansion of both remote and hybrid workplaces...

Things to know on Windows 11

If you already heard about the newest release of Windows 11, then you might also be wondering what the difference is from the previous versions and how to download it. In October the rumors will be dispelled, since Microsoft announced the release date on the 5 of October. We strongly advise you to be cautious with the testing builds available out there. Microsoft 11 will be a free update for the owners of Microsoft 7 and above so there will be no need in finding and installing a pirate version of it. Are there some interesting things about Windows 11? From what we have seen in the testing...

Windows 11 can be installed on unsupported computers

Microsoft has confirmed that there is a way that users with unsupported computers will be able to install Windows 11. But they will have to deal with a major security risk. The news comes after a significant backlash against Microsoft’s decision not to support Intel processors older than the 8th generation, or AMD processors older than Ryzen 2nd gen. Recently, Microsoft added support for the Intel Core i7 7820HK processor. Primarily because it meets the security requirements and is also used in the Surface Studio 2. In addition to this, Microsoft also added the Intel Core X and Xeon W series...