You might have came across a gigantic hiberfil.sys file in your PC and wondered if you could delete it. Let’s find out what is it and how you can handle it.
If you want to hide user accounts on the Windows 10 login screen, you can easily do so with a simple registry hack. Check it out.
When making Skype calls on a Windows machine, you may have noticed your computer’s volume takes a noticeable drop. Here is the fix.
For testing it is recommended to use a virtual machine so any fatal changes won’t affect your main system. Here are some virtual machines for Windows 10 that you can use.
Have you been using your computer as normal when the blue screen of death suddenly appears, and the computer automatically restarts? Here’s how to debug it.
If you are new to Hyper-V and want to try it out, here is how to enable it and create a new virtual machine in Windows 10.
Have you stumbled upon a file named pagefile.sys that is taking up GBs of space in your system drive and you are wondering if you can delete it? In this post we will tell you what pagefile.sys does and how you can disable it.
100% Disk Usage is a problem that’s affected users across Windows 7, 8, and 10, and usually stems from one of a number of background processes. Here are some of the ways you can use to fix it.
Windows 10’s notifications can be distracting at times. Here is how you can set up and configure a quiet hour in Windows 10 to reduce the distraction.
Want an easy way to create restore points in Windows 10? Here’s how to create a shortcut that lets you create a restore point via a simple double-click.
Installing the Anniversary update is not a smooth process for all. Here are some of the common Windows 10 Anniversary Update problems you might face and how to solve them.
It can be annoying if Windows never stops installing the same update. Here is how you can stop Windows from installing the same update over and over again.
There are several improvements in the Windows 10 Anniversary update, one of which is Action Center and notification priorities. Here’s how to set it up.
Microsoft enabled Cortana by default in the Windows 10 anniversary update. If you don’t use Cortana, here is how to completely disable Cortana in Windows 10.
After a system upgrade, you often find a windows.old folder that is taking up some space. Here is what the “windows.old” folder is and how to remove it.
The Windows 10 Anniversary update is finally here. Check out all the important changes and new features you get in this update.
If you’re annoyed by or just want to get rid of the New App Installed notification in Windows 10, here’s how to disable it.
If you’re having computer problems, there may be some bad files on your system. In this article you’ll learn to scan and fix corrupted Windows files.
If you prefer the look of the Windows 7 File Explorer and are using Windows 10, here’s how to make Windows 10 File Explorer look like Windows 7.
Have a website you check often? An easy way to keep up with it is to set the web page as a wallpaper. Here’s how to do that in Windows 10.
The Advanced Startup Options in Windows 10 provides you with different options to repair and diagnose issues in Windows. Here are three ways to access them.
In this article we explore a trustworthy software that even an ordinary user can use to identify computer hardware problems on a Windows PC.
The Windows 10 Start Menu isn’t perfect. One issue you may be having is blank tiles in the Start menu. If this is happening to you, here are a few solutions.
When you click on All Apps in the Windows 10 start menu it displays all installed apps. Prefer not to have this shown? Here’s how to remove the All Apps option.
Want to make encrypted files harder to access? Want to secure files in the cloud? Meet GuardKey. It can lock and unlock encrypted drives & cloud storage.
Adaptive Brightness: you either love it or hate it. Whether you want to enable or disable it, here’s how to take care of Adaptive Brightness in Windows 10.
Windows 10 collects a lot of data using the new Telemetry feature which is enabled and set to “Full” by default. Here’s how to manage telemetry settings to protect your privacy.
New to the tile-based approach of the Windows 10 Start Menu? Get our top 5 tips for using the Start Menu in Windows 10 and making it work for you.
Keeping your Windows drivers up to date doesn’t have to be such a chore. The Snail Driver utility makes it easy. Here’s how to install and use it.
The EFS allows you to quickly encrypt files and folders in Windows using your own user account. Although less secure than BitLocker, it’s still handy.
Did you know that you can create shortcuts to different system settings in Windows 10 without the use of any third-party software? Here’s how.
Keylogger is software that monitors, records & sends your personal data to a third party without your knowledge. Scary? Yes! Here’s how to protect yourself.
Windows often has issues when it comes to standby and sleep mode management. If you’re looking to fix some common issues with standby, check out Stand-Bye.
When you create a shortcut in Windows, a small arrow icon is displayed on top. Don’t like that default arrow icon? Here’s how to customize or remove it.
Did you know the Ease of Access Center in Windows lets you set an alert for all the Lock keys on your keyboard – including the Caps Lock key? Here’s how it works.
Windows 10 has a feature called Enhanced Anti-Spoofing that acts as a countermeasure for any unauthorised access via spoofing. Here’s how to enable it.
Did you know your photos give out personal info about you and your location? Luckily it’s easy to fix; here’s how to remove the metadata from your photos.
Microsoft recently announced the Convenience Rollup update for Windows 7 users. Here’s what you need to know about it and how to install it.
If you want to restrict users from using the Run dialog box in Windows or just want it disabled for personal reasons, here are two ways to do that.
Prefer faster navigation over style in Windows? You can easily decrease menu animations duration or disable them altogether. Here’s how.
If you are having an issue with a program, your last resort to fixing it is often resetting it to its default settings. Here’s how to do that in Windows.
When you set a policy in the Local Group Policy Editor it will affect the whole system and all users by default. Here’s how to change that behaviour and tailor it for specific users.
Did you know your PC might be using unnecessary power? Luckily, you can use Windows’ built-in power options to make your PC use less power. Here’s how.
Looking to keep your Windows 10 background fresh with a new wallpaper every few minutes? Then slideshow wallpaper is perfect. Best of all, you can shuffle it!
Restoring your computer after a disaster can be a huge chore. Follow these steps to develop a good backup and restore strategy for Windows.
Want to disable or remove the shutdown button from the Windows 10 login screen to prevent other users from shutting down your PC? Here’s how to do that.
We’ve already outlined three of the best direct replacements for Notepad in a previous article. However, if you are looking for more options, here are some text editors that deviate from Notepad’s fundamental design.
Windows 10 shows ads on the Start menu and lock screen. If you’re looking to disable advertisements for personal reasons, here’s how it’s done.
AutoPlay in Windows enables you to configure how an external device or drive behaves when you plug it in. Here’s how to set Autoplay defaults in Windows 10.
In Windows you can’t charge any device through your USB ports if your computer is in sleep mode unless you uncheck a box in settings. Here’s how!