Advisory

Advisory: CryptoPrevent may interfere with updates

The software CryptoPrevent, which blocks certain types of software installations, first interfered with our updater a couple years ago, so I worked around it. It seems the malware authors did too, as CryptoPrevent is once again interfering with some Process Lasso updates. This software, written to address a particular type of malware, unfortunately interferes with a […]

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New Battery Icon Slider on the Microsoft Surface

Power Management – Tiers of the Lone Balanced Power Profile

Many Windows 10 laptops and tablets have only a singular power profile, usually ‘Balanced’. Creation of power plans by third-party software is restricted. This will prevent the installation of the Bitsum Highest Performance power profile and any features that automatically switch power profiles. Workstations running newer Windows 10 builds also utilize this new dynamic Balanced […]

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