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.
The Group Policy Editor can be a messy place with no easy way to locate the settings you want. Here’s how you can search the group policy in Windows 10.
When the lives tiles are not working, it can be very annoying. Here’s how to auto flush the live tiles on shutdown to fix the live tiles not updating issue.
If you’ve just added a lot of files, and Windows is indexing them slowly, here are the steps you can follow to make the Windows Indexing service run faster.
In Windows 10 you have to go to the Setitngs app to check if there’s an available update. Learn how to add a “Check for Updates” option to the context menu.
There are no easy ways to create and manage the system restore points in Windows. Here are 3 of the best tools for you to manage system restore points.
While Windows Defender is pretty basic, you can increase the protection levels and harden Windows defender with a few changes. Here’s how to do it.
While installing Windows 10 is relatively straightforward, sometimes you might encounter the “We couldn’t create a new partition” error. Here’s how to fix it.
By default, the Note button in Windows 10 Action Center is mapped to the OneNote app. Learn how to modify the Note button to open other note-taking apps.