Microsoft added a Controlled Folder Access feature in Windows Fall Creators Update to protect against ransomware. Here’s how it works and how to enable it.
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It is incredibly easy to mount ISO files in Windows now. You don’t need third party software anymore. Here’s how to easily mount (and unmount) ISO files in Windows.
DVDs are a medium on the decline, and Microsoft removed the ability to play DVDs in Windows 10. Here is a workaround to play your DVDs in Windows 10.
If you’re on the move with a laptop, it’s a good idea to turn your adapter off to save battery. Here are several ways to disable WiFi in Windows 10 and ways to have it turn back on again after some time.
The Group Policy Editor in Windows doesn’t come with a backup option. Here’s how you can use another method to back up the group policy editor in Windows 10.
The Windows fast startup feature makes your Windows boot up faster than usual, but there are times when you need to disable it. Here’s how to do so.
If you have downloaded a Java application and are wondering how you can run it, here’s how to compile and run Java from the command prompt in Windows.
There are times when you need to change the system language of Windows. If you need to, follow the steps here to change the system language in Windows 10.
You might have set some group policies in Windows and forgotten about them. When troubleshooting your PC, you can find out the active group policies in Windows with this trick.
Winamp used to be the king of music players for Windows, but no more. Here is our list of favorite free music players for Windows.
Every PC user should have a few essential tools like file recovery, backup manager, partition manager, etc. Active@ Data Studio pools all the essential tools in a single place to make things easier to manage.
There are times when you want to disable the Chrome auto update because it is disrupting your work. Here’s how to disable automatic Chrome updates in Windows.
The Group Policy Editor can be a messy place with no easy way to locate the settings you want. Here’s how you can search the group policy in Windows 10.
There are a lot of factors that affect how your mouse pointer moves. Here we will teach you how to boost the mouse-pointing accuracy in Windows 10.
You need to know your router’s local IP address before you can access and configure it. Here are various ways to find the router’s IP address on Windows 10.
When the lives tiles are not working, it can be very annoying. Here’s how to auto flush the live tiles on shutdown to fix the live tiles not updating issue.
Windows 10 comes with the latest version of .NET framework. If you don’t want that, here’s how to install an older version of .Net framework in Windows 10.
If you’ve just added a lot of files, and Windows is indexing them slowly, here are the steps you can follow to make the Windows Indexing service run faster.