Windows Weekly with Paul Thurrott, Richard Campbell, and Leo Laporte

Jul 19th 2017

Windows Weekly 527

The One Without the Nuts

Surface Pro Problems

Records live every Wednesday at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 19:00 UTC.
Category: News

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: It's almost soup. Meanwhile, the first Creators Update release is now on 50% of Win 10 PCs. Microsoft quietly issues a fix for Surface Pro hibernation problems Some have made a Surface Pro "light bleed" an issue. It's not. Related: More Surface Laptop color choices coming (for I7 models). Microsoft has now delivered 2 of the 8 LinkedIn top-priority integrations it set last December. People really hate the new Skype client app (and MS knows it). But at least Skype is coming to BMW 5-series cars. July update for Xbox One brings custom gamerpics, more.

  • Tip of the week: You can (sort-of) backup your PC with Google Backup and Sync
  •  App pick of the week: Office Mobile for Windows 10 Insider Preview
  •  Enterprise pick of the week: SQL Server 2017 RC1
  •  Codename pick of the week: ReasoNet
  •  Beer pick of the week: Cloudwater Bergamot Sour

Download or subscribe to this show at

Check out Paul's blog at

Check out Mary Jo's blog at

Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show.

The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin.