Windows 10 comes with Cortana installed, but it is disabled by default. Here is how to activate Cortana and set it up in Windows 10.
Unlike previous versions of Windows, you can’t change the color of window title bars with just a few clicks. Although a bit involved, here’s how it’s done.
For those who don’t want the Quick Access view to show up by default in Windows 10 File Explorer, here’s how to remove Quick Access from it.
Learn how to create your very own Windows 10 boot disk on a USB stick if you’re tired of waiting for the automatic download and upgrade of Windows 10.
CloudFogger can easily encrypt your files in Windows and Mac. It can also be used to encrypt Dropbox files. Here’s how to use it.
After the long wait, Windows 10 has finally been released for the general public. Have you tried it yet?
If you want to make the most of OneDrive, formerly known as SkyDrive, on Windows 8, here are 6 useful tips and tricks for you to try out.
Sometimes you may not want Windows to always automatically update a device driver. Here’s how you can disable driver updates through Windows Update.
If you forget the name of a recently modified file in Windows but remember when it was modified, you can find it by launching a search. Here’s how.
The Ribbon UI has been around since Microsoft Office 2007, and there are numerous workarounds to restore the classic menu layout. Here are some options.
If you are happy with your current version of Windows and don’t want to upgrade, here is how you can easily transform your Windows machine into Windows 10.
Apowersoft Screen Capture Pro is an innovative & customizable Windows software that handles screenshots with annotations, sharing options & cloud storage.
The AutoPlay option in Windows automatically remembers your choice on selections. Here is how you can stop Windows from remembering AutoPlay choice.
Do the balloon notifications in Windows annoy or distract you? Not to worry. You can easily disable them using this tutorial.
Tired of Microsoft Word or looking for a lighter, more feature-rich word processing program? Here are two alternatives to Microsoft Word worth checking out.
Do you have thousands of contacts on your iPhone? Whether you need to create a backup or want to export, here’s how to export iPhone contacts in Windows 8.
Prefer to use keyboard shortcuts for Microsoft Word over the mouse? You’re in luck! Here are fifty of the best MS Word 2013 shortcuts to boost productivity.
The fastest way to lock your Windows computer is to use the built-in shortcut “Win + L.” However, sometimes you may need to disable this. Here’s how to do that.
Want to learn more about the signature line on software installer windows? Read on to learn what this one line means and why you should be aware of it.
Need to download the previous version of a specific Windows program? Here are 3 reliable sources to download the last freeware versions of Windows software.
If you’re serious about completely uninstalling a program from your Windows PC, third-party uninstallers are the way to go. Here are 4 of the best ones.
Are there some things on the Windows 8 context menu that you don’t want to be there? Or maybe some things you want to add? Here’s how you can do that.
Using Windows 8 Mail as your default? Want to use it with POP? In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to set up the Mail app and trick it to use POP Mail.
Aoao Watermark for Photos is a software that provides watermark protection solutions for your digital photos. Enter to win a license for yourself.
RAID is a data storage virtualization technology that combines multiple disk drive components into a single logical unit. Here’s how to set it up in Windows.
Tired of that ‘Get Windows 10’ icon sitting in your Windows taskbar? Don’t fret! We’ll show you how to get rid of it for good and get your space back.
The “msvcr100.dll is missing” error is a Microsoft Visual C++ file issue that happens in Windows. Here are a couple ways to fix it.
The Mail app in Windows 8.1 allows you to add multiple email accounts and pin them as a live tile so you can receive live updates. Here’s how you can do so.
Zotero is the only research tool that automatically senses content in your web browser, allowing you to add it to your personal library with a single click.
The news reports say that Windows 10 will be released very soon, yet there is negativity around the announcement that it will be the last version. Will you upgrade to Windows 10?
The .NET Framework is, in truth, a vital part of many applications from around the Web, no matter their purpose. Read on to see exactly what that means.
If you’re someone who likes to visually organize all your work and folders, FolderMarker will help to quickly change your Windows folder icons. Here’s how.
Windows comes with a Super Administrator account that has more privileges than the normal admin account. Here is how you can activate the super administrator account in Windows.
The Ask toolbar and Ask.com search bar are notorious for hijacking your browser by redirecting all the traffic to its search engine. Here’s how to stop that.
There are times when you just want to lock your Windows keyboard and mouse but not the screen. This is when the app BlueLife KeyFreeze truly comes in handy.
MIcrosoft announced recently that after it releases Windows 10, there won’t be any more new “versions.” What do you think of the plans to not release new versions of Windows?
On May 8, 2015, Microsoft announced they won’t be producing any more Windows ‘versions’ after Windows 10. What exactly does this mean? Let’s find out.
If you ever want to edit protected or system-critical registry keys, you’ll need to take full ownership of the Windows Registry key. Here’s how to do that.
Edge is a brand new browser built to give you a better web experience with web notes, reading mode & more. Is it enough to put Microsoft back in the game?
Writage, a plugin for writing Markdown in Microsoft Word, is perfect if you prefer Word’s rich interface & features, but is it the best option? Let’s find out.
Puu.sh is a quick & simple way to share screenshots on Windows, Mac OS X & iOS. It’s also a free, file-pushing cloud storage app. Here’s an in-depth look.
There are plenty of things you can do with the Windows Task Scheduler, except that you can’t rename created tasks. Here is how you can do so in Windows.
The upcoming release of Windows 10 might lock out older PCs that do not support the DRM technologies to watch 4k movies. Here is what you need to know.
Microsoft added advertisements to the Skype client after it acquired Skype. Here is how you can remove advertisements in Skype desktop client.
Windows Command Prompt lacks several features out of the box and auto-completion is one of them. Here’s how to enable it both temporarily and permanently.
Hiding drives or partitions in Windows isn’t hard & can be helpful in different scenarios (i.e. lending your laptop to a guest). Here’s what to do.
Windows has a computer management setting that extends control over user creation & management. Here’s how to effectively create & manage user accounts.
Are you looking for ways to split your PDF files or merge multiple PDFs into one document? Icecream PDF Split & Merge can get this done easily. Check it out.
If you are a Windows administrator managing multiple user accounts or computers, here’s how you can enforce password rules to keep computers safe.
Are you looking for ways to change the color of the file name in Windows? This is possible, albeit limited. Here’s the step-by-step guide.