If your Windows 10 desktop has vanished and all your taskbar icons are missing, this could be that Windows 10 is in tablet mode. This can easily be turned off.
Due to recent Windows Updates, you may have problems accessing your Linux Samba shares as a guest user. You can fix this using a Group Policy to re-enable access.
In this tutorial we will install Composer and PHP for Windows to allow us manage dependencies of PHP software and required libraries.