How to Unlock “In Use” Files in Windows

How to Unlock “In Use” Files in Windows

Let’s say you want to edit a file, but Windows tells you that another process has “locked” it. How do you unlock “in-use” files in Windows? Let’s find out.

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How to Increase Icon Cache in Windows

How to Increase Icon Cache in Windows

When dealing with lots of media files, you can increase the icon cache in Windows so the File explorer won’t freeze while generating preview thumbnails.

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What Is “Paint 3D,” and How Is It Used?

What Is “Paint 3D,” and How Is It Used?

You may have seen a new app appear on your computer called “Paint 3D.” Is this just a revamped version of Paint, or is it something else entirely? Let’s find out.

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4 of the Best Board Games for Windows 10

4 of the Best Board Games for Windows 10

If you grew up playing board games, then you will also love these board games for Windows 10. Check out some of the best board games for Windows here.

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Create Your Own Windows 10 Custom Themes

Create Your Own Windows 10 Custom Themes

You can download plenty of Windows 10 themes from the Windows Store, but if you are keen to, here’s how you can create your own Windows 10 custom themes.

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How to Download Movies from Netflix in Windows 10

How to Download Movies from Netflix in Windows 10

In addition to your phone and tablet, you can now download movies from Netflix on your desktop/laptop too. Here’s how you can download movies from Netflix on Windows 10.

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How to Disable SMBv1 in Windows

How to Disable SMBv1 in Windows

SMB version 1 is the protocol loophole that resulted in WannaCry ransomware and Petya wiper. Here’s how to disable SMBv1 in Windows.

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How to Use Emojis in Windows 10

How to Use Emojis in Windows 10

Emojis used to be only available on mobile but have now found their place on desktops. If you’re on Windows 10, here’s how you can use emojis in Windows 10.

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7 More Tips and Tricks to Master Cortana

7 More Tips and Tricks to Master Cortana

There are plenty of things that Cortana can do, and you probably haven’t had the time to figure them out. Here are a few tips and tricks for Cortana that you can master easily.

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Windows 10 Game Mode Explained

Windows 10 Game Mode Explained

Microsoft added a Game Mode feature in Windows 10 Creators Update to make gaming faster and smoother. Here’s how you can turn on Game Mode in Windows 10.

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How to Defer or Pause Windows 10 Update

How to Defer or Pause Windows 10 Update

There are times when you might want to pause system updates for a period of time. Learn how you can easily defer or pause Windows 10 update.

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