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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The PS4 Controller is probably at this point the best gamepad in the world. Learn how you can connect a PS 4 controller to your Windows PC to play PC games.
If you received the “Access denied” errors while modifying some system files in Windows, you can manually take ownership of files and folders to override the user permission.
A new technology in Windows 10 can track your eye movements and allow you to navigate the PC. Is this eye tracking feature really useful or just a gimmick? Let’s find out.
Installing Windows 10 can be easily done via a USB drive, but what if you only have an Android phone? Learn how to install Windows 10 from an Android phone.
Windows 10 likes to put the computer to sleep if you leave it idle for too long. Learn how you can stop Windows 10 from sleeping and locking up your computer.
Sometime you may just want to reset your Windows 10 to the factory settings. Here is how you can create a reset recovery image and use it to reset your PC.
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.
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.
There are plenty of reasons why a computer freezes. Here are 9 causes of a freezing computer and what you can do to prevent it.
If you have a “shrinking” USB drive where it is showing a much smaller storage space than its original size, here’s how you can recover USB space in Windows.
If a “Windows Audio Device Graph Isolation” process is constantly at a high CPU level, here’s how to fix it and bring your CPU level down to a more reasonable level.
Sometimes the Action Center in Windows 10 can become unresponsive. Here are some simple methods you can try to make the Action Center work again.
You can easily carry portable apps in your USB drive and use them on any computer. Here are some of the best portable apps you can carry in your pocket.
The temperature of your computer’s processor is pretty vital for keeping it healthy. Learn how you can check CPU temperature in Windows 10 and keep it cool.
There are times when you want a PC to automatically log in to Windows when you press the power button. Here are two ways you can get it done on Windows 10.
Windows 10 includes some fairly advanced backup features. Here is how you can use the new backup features to create a Windows 10 backup to a network drive.
Microsoft released DirectX 12 with new features and developments. Find out the differences between DirectX 11 and DirectX 12.