On a shared computer it is very easy for the hard disk space to be filled with all kinds of data. In such situations you can set a disk quota and limit how much space a user can use on a partition.
While Microsoft has released emergency updates to patch Meltdown and Spectre bugs. considering the complexity of the bugs, your Windows system may or may not be fully patched.
Windows automatically creates a system restore point once a week, but if you need it to do it daily, here are two ways you can configure Windows to create daily system restore points.
Microsoft’s latest Timeline feature for Windows 10 finally arrived. Timeline allows you to go back in time and open apps you were working on in the past. Let’s see how Windows Timeline works.
The new Power Throttling feature in Windows Fall Creators update might not be useful in some situations. Learn how you can disable Power Throttling in Windows 10.
While there are plenty of video-editing apps that allow you to trim videos, Windows 10 Fall Creators update comes with this feature built in. Here’s how you can trim videos in Windows 10.
Windows will often connect to an open WiFi network automatically when it detects one. Learn how you can block a WiFi network in Windows 10 and connect only to those that you allow.
Windows Fall Creators Update added a 3D Objects folder in your Windows Explorer. Here is how you can remove the 3D objects folder and prevent it from showing.
Windows has the tendency to use a lot of bandwidth while running the Windows Update. Here is an option you can set to limit bandwidth for the Windows Update.
If you are sharing your PC with others and don’t want them to install any extensions, here’s how you can disable and block extensions in the Edge browser.
VMware doesn’t come with options to boot directly from a USB drive. This guide will show you how to effortlessly boot from a USB drive in VMware.
Tired of seeing a generic name like “Network” or “Network 1” for your network connection? Here’s how to change the network profile name in Windows.
There are times when you need to test an application without it making changes to the host OS. Here are some of the best sandbox applications for Windows you can use.
You can save your laptop battery by getting the system to automatically disable WiFi when connected to a LAN connection. Here’s how to do it in Windows.
Microsoft added a Controlled Folder Access feature in Windows Fall Creators Update to protect against ransomware. Here’s how it works and how to enable it.
The Group Policy Editor in Windows doesn’t come with a backup option. Here’s how you can use another method to back up the group policy editor in Windows 10.
You might have set some group policies in Windows and forgotten about them. When troubleshooting your PC, you can find out the active group policies in Windows with this trick.
Every PC user should have a few essential tools like file recovery, backup manager, partition manager, etc. Active@ Data Studio pools all the essential tools in a single place to make things easier to manage.