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.
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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.
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.
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?
Moving files, especially when you have a lot of them, can be time consuming. With a batch file, you can easily move files by type from folder to folder.
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.
If you are looking for a lightweight media player that couples capability with a tiny footprint, here are three choices that you may wish to take a look at.
Do you need to find the IP address of your network printer? Follow this steps to find it on your Windows computer.
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.
Here are two ways to change the computer name of a local computer in Windows, via System Properties or Command Prompt.
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.
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.