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iOS convert HEIF HEIC to JPG automatically_01_Set up PhotoSync on computer

iOS 11 icon 1200x1200Convert HEIF / HEIC photos to JPG format on iOS by using PhotoSync app for converting and transferring complete Photos album folders to your Windows PC, Mac or cloud service. HEIF is a new image format which comes along with a new image container / extension called “HEIC”. Introduced with iOS 11, your iPhone 7 or later model takes pictures in the HEIC extension by default. HEIF photos are high-quality pictures with half the file size compared to other formats like JPG. The downsides of the HEIC container are incompatibilities, e.g. on Windows 10 you need a plugin or app for watching and editing HEIF photos.

HEIF viewer on Windows 10_images with HEIC Extension no preview

Windows 10 icon_800x800For viewing HEIF / HEIC images on Windows 10 you need a HEIF viewer application for resolving the .HEIC extension. Photos captured with an iPhone or iPad running on iOS 11 are saved in the HEIF format. The .HEIC extension format  cannot be opened and viewed on Windows 10. CopyTrans HEIC for Windows is a plugin which can view, open, print and convert HEIF files with the HEIC extension on Windows 10.
Yet, Windows 10 (Fall Creators Update, October 17, 2017, Redstone 3) does not support viewing HEIF and HEVC files:

Moving Outlook Autocomplete to new profile or PC via NK2edit_04_Save as Outlook 2010 autocomplete as .dat file

Outlook icon 300x300Outlook AutoComplete NK2 files are moved to Outlook 2016, Outlook 2013 or Outlook 2010 by the Outlook built-in ‘outlook.exe /importnk2’ command. If you migrate an Outlook 2010, Outlook 2013 or Outlook 2016 AutoComplete file to a new profile or computer, just copy and paste the stream_autocomplete*.dat file to the correct folder path or use the app NK2Edit. The freeware NK2Edit is the right tool for editing, converting and merging NK2 files (Outlook 2007 and earlier) or AutoComplete .dat files (Outlook 2010 and later).

Downgrade Windows 10_01_go back to Windows 8.1 option avalaible

Windows 10 icon blueDo you want to downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 8.1? Three options to downgrade and uninstall Windows 10 are available, depending on your Windows PCs setup: Recover your previous Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 8.1 installation by uninstalling Windows 10, downgrade Windows 10 by using you previous Windows 7, Windows 8 or 8.1 backup and downgrade Windows 10 by a clean installation of Windows 7, Windows 8 or 8.1.

Apple TV 7.2.2 build number 8015 About

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Apple TV 7.2.2 software and macOS 10.12.2 Sierra (final release). On December 12, 2016, Apple released Apple TV 7.2.2 software (build number 8015). The predecessor, Apple TV 7.2.1, was released almost a year ago, on Februar 25, 2016. I positively tested it on an Apple TV 3rd generation. Apple TV 7.2.2 improves general performance and stability compared to Apple TV 7.2.1.

Windows 10 free upgrade for assistive technologies users

Windows 10 icon blueAlthough the free Windows 10 upgrade period ended on July 29, 2016, you can still get a free upgrade to Windows 10. If you use assistive technologies and have a legal version of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, you are eligible for a free upgrade to Windows 10. There is no need to use assistive technologies in fact, it is sufficient to visit the web page Windows 10 free upgrade for customers who use assistive technologies and click on ‘Upgrade now’.

Install iTunes for Windows 10_03_launching iTunes after succesful installation on Windows 10

iTunes12.2 iconiTunes for Windows 10 is easily downloaded and installed, if some precautions are made. Learn how to correctly download and install iTunes for Windows 10 and, if problems occur, how to fix iTunes installation errors and iTunes crashes. Still, a lot of people face problems with installing iTunes on Windows 10 as they have already had on Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. They cannot install or update iTunes for Windows 10. In this summary, you will learn how to correctly download, install or update iTunes for Windows 10 and how to fix iTunes installation problems on Windows 10. 

Apple TV 7.2.1 build number 8011 About

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Apple TV 7.2.1 software and Mac OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan (final release). On February 25, 2015, Apple released Apple TV 7.2.1 software (build number 8011) and Mac OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan (build number 15D21, “final release”). The predecessor, Apple TV 7.2, was released almost a year ago, on April 8, 2015. I positively tested it on an Apple TV 3rd generation. Apple TV 7.2.1 seems to be just a security update from Apple TV 7.2.

iCloud for Windows 5_Photos Options

iCloud icon 120x120iCloud for Windows 5 update adds iCloud Photo Library and two-factor Authentication for Apple ID accounts and needs Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. Windows users were previously limited to accessing iCloud Photo Library through the web interface. Despite iCloud for Windows 5 is compatible to Outlook 2007 and Outlook 2013. Based on the release notes, the latest Outlook 2016 is not supported.

Outlook 2013 interaction with iTunes 12 on Windows 10

iTunes12.2 iconiTunes 12 repair and installation errors on Windows 10 are fixed by uninstalling Outlook and all Apple software with Revo uninstaller pro and re-install all components in a certain order. Download iTunes 12. The system requirements for iTunes 12.2 for Windows say ‘Windows 7 or later‘. Hence, iTunes 12 for Windows is working on Windows 10, if it is properly installed. This fix also applies to iTunes 12 on Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 and is similar to the fix of iCloud for Windows installation errors.