If you have a large number of folders, you can make use of Folderico to easily change folder icons in Windows. Here is how it works.
Windows 8 doesn’t show the delete confirmation dialog box when you delete your files. Here is how you can enable delete confirmation dialog box in Windows 8.
MWSnap3 is a free and great screen capture tool that, despite being twelve years old, is totally reliable even on Windows 8.1. Let check it out.
Microsoft office came with a time counter that can track your time spent on the documents. If you are not a fan of it, here’s how you can disable it.
Windows and Linux are two different systems and to compile Linux programs under Windows is not an easy task. Luckily, there is a solution known as Cygwin.
System Mechanic is a software to help you fix and speed up your PC automatically. Check out the review below and participate in the giveaway event.
TinyTake is a small, powerful screenshot and screenshot tool for Windows that allows you to both take images and videos of what you are working on.
When you are cleaning up your system, it is easy to remove everything. Here are some files/folders you should never delete from your Windows running system.
An infected USB drive can easily attack your PC using the autorun feature. USB Immunizer protects your PC by preventing the autorun file from running.
When you start to see weird behavior on your PC, it could be signs that your online security has been compromised. Here are 11 signs you should take note of
If your router is down, there are two ways you can setup WiFi hotspot on Windows 8 so you can still access to WiFi network. We will walk you through both methods.
Finding the various configuration options in WIndows 8 can be a hassle. Ultimate Windows Tweaker 3 allows you to tweak Windows 8 and 8.1 all in one place.
Microsoft announced the end of support to the Windows XP OS. Is it time to put Windows XP out o its misery?
Windows XP has been a great OS, but it won’t be supported any more this coming April. Here is what you can do after Windows XP end of support by Microsoft.
Do you use the pre-installed apps in Windows 8? If not, let’s remove pre-installed programs in Windows 8 and free up some disk space.
The context menu allows you to quickly access system settings or tasks. Easy Context Menu makes it easier for you to add additional functionality to the context menu
If your new machine doesn’t come with a DVD drive, you can still install Windows using a Windows 8.1 USB installer. Here’s how you can create one.
We are giving away free copies of Leawo Blu-ray Copy software. Check out the review and enjoy the download, while it lasts.
You probably have spent some time customizing the Windows Start screen. Why not back it up so you can restore the screen layout easily in the future?
The graphical interface of Windows Experience Index is no longer available in Windows 8.1, but you can still get the detail from Windows Powershell. Here’s how.
Windows comes with several hidden features/unknown tricks in Windows that many are unaware of. Here are 3 tricks that can improve your productivity
Over the past year, Microsoft has been attacking Google with the Scroogled, with the latest targeting Chromebook. Should Microsoft be scared of Chromebooks?
Microsoft included plenty of Start screen customization options in Windows 8/8.1. Here are our five best Start screen customization tips. Check them out.
It is easy to boot up older version of Windows to safe mode, but not for Windows 8 and 8.1. Here are a few ways to boot Windows 8 in safe mode, even when the OS is running properly.
Microsoft restored the Start button in Windows 8.1, albeit with lesser functionality. Here is how you can hide the Windows 8.1 Start button, if you disliked it.
if you’ve upgraded to Windows 8.1, you may find that the system image tool is no longer where it used to be. Here’s where to find the System Image Tool in Windows 8.1.
A system image allows you to easily restore your computer to an earlier state and without any file loss. Here’s how to create a system image in Windows 8/8.1
While Bing is far behind Google, it has never stop to add new features. One of the latest things it has done is to integrate Bing into Office 2013. Let’s see how it performs.
Microsoft didn’t build in a “reset” button for you to reset Windows 8.1 Start Screen. Instead, you’ll need to use the Command Prompt to get this done.
For those who are not fond of the new Start screen in Windows 8 and 8.1, you can tweak the new Start button so that it takes you to the Apps screen instead.
Microsoft offers a variety of ways for you to shut down Windows 8.1. In fact, we have come across 6 of them: some of them is obvious, while other is hidden. Let check them out.
Here is five beautiful Windows themes that illustrate both weather and holidays. Each is free and comes with multiple images that rotate as your wallpaper.
One of the nuisances, which we would classify as plain stupid, was the inability to delete a WiFi network in Windows 8.1, if you were connected to one.
There are several ways to set up a media server in your home, but the simplest solution is to use Plex. Learn how to setup Plex media server on Windows.
Cryptolocker is a ransomware that locks users out of their files and demand money. How do you prevent yourself from falling victim to this vile threat?
If you are interested in getting the OS X on-screen volume controls with fade-in fade-out effects in Windows, 3RVX is a fanciful volume HUD for Windows that you can use.
Many default apps in Windows 8 were upgraded with additional functionality with the Windows 8.1 upgrade. Let’s look at the changes to Windows 8.1 apps.
Windows 8.1’s Update and Recovery contain options for speeding up your PC, as well as completely wiping it for either sale or a clean install. Let’s take a detailed look
Exposé is a handy feature in Mac that re-arrange all open windows so you can find the one you’re looking for. The good thing is, you can get Mac’s Exposé in Windows too.
Windows 8.1 is here. We’ll show you the basic process to upgrading to Windows 8.1, starting with Windows XP and all the way to Windows 8.1 Pro Preview.
Most users conveniently classify viruses, worms, trojans, spyware as “viruses”, but the fact is they are not really the same. This article explains it all.
A fake piece of software will do everything it can to convince you that it’s real. This is particularly true for a fake antivirus program. How can you detect this?
Have you forgotten your WiFi password and need to recover your network password on a Windows PC? Here’s how it’s done.
If you are not keen with creating your own Windows 8 themes, you can always track down one produced by someone else. Here are 10 of the best we found.
Imagine having one sound profile for listening to music and another for watching videos. SoundVolumeView gives you complete control over your Windows sound profiles.
Microsoft has done a nice job over the past few years of supporting themes. Today we are going to look at how you can create your very own Windows 8 theme.
The Windows Shadow Copy feature is a useful, but hard to configure feature. we will show you how you can back up and restore data from Windows Shadow Copy.
ThePC Settings for Windows 8.1 has been compressed, despite also adding features. Check out what have changed in the PC Settings for Windows 8.1.
When you are using Windows 8.1 on a laptop, you may well encounter different lighting conditions that make it difficult to see what is happening on screen. If you are experiencing problems with the way screen brightness levels are being changed for you, you can disable it so your screen or monitor remains at the same, constant brightness level.
Automatic app updating may seem like this is a great idea, but there is no way of knowing whether you will like the new version of a particular app. Thankfully, it is possible to disable automatic app updating so you can take control of the situation and update apps at time that suits you. Here’s how to go about it.