Get to know your Windows operating system inside out! Pick up tips & tricks, and discover the best Windows software & modern apps out there
Is computing in 2016 just too modern for you? Travel back to a simpler time without having to close your browser. Cool Websites and Apps shows you five sites dedicated to keeping old-school computing alive.
OneDrive is integrated into Windows 10, which is undesirable to many. If you want to sign out of it, here’s how!
Do you have 4 or more GB of RAM and does your computer still feel sluggish? You may suffer from a memory leak or shortage. We show you how to troubleshoot all your Windows (10) RAM issues.
Are you pulling your hair out over how to batch rename or delete hundreds or thousands of files? Chances are, someone else is already bald and figured it out. We show you all the tricks.
Windows 10 replaced the old Photo Viewer with a new Photos app, but if you want to revert back to the old one, here’s how you can do that.
Thanks to a new partnership between Samsung and Microsoft, you might soon manage your household appliances from your Windows 10 computer. We show you what your future smart home might look like.
Microsoft doesn’t want you to use old Windows versions on new hardware. Users on Intel Skylake processors won’t receive updates for Windows 7 after July 2017. And next generation processors will be Windows 10 only.
Some tools have a bad habit of changing your default programs. They do that by changing file type associations. Windows 10 likes to mess with your preferences, too. Here’s how to have it your way.
Eventually, support for every Windows version expires, leaving PCs full of holes, entry points for malware, and opportunities for hackers. Windows 8 recently reached end of support status – we show you why and how to upgrade.
The Windows Guest Account has a few neat uses, and you can enable it in just a few clicks.
A few essential keyboard shortcuts could be the difference between sluggishness and speedy productivity.
Sick of being told about Windows 10? Here’s how to stop the annoying notification on Windows 7 or 8.1.
When you have a problem in Windows, you can explain it using words… or you can record and show the problem. It’s much faster, much easier, and much more effective.
The Command Prompt in Windows is black by default, but it doesn’t have to be!
Was Windows XP your favorite operating system, too? Windows 8 made me switch to OS X. Windows 10 has been my homecoming and while some features are convincing, others still need work. Find out where we agree.
Ever tried to share applications across user accounts on a Windows machine? It shouldn’t be so hard! We show you workarounds, for example using portable apps.
Sick of having a right click menu that’s filled with a bunch of shortcuts you don’t need? Clear them up with this one tool!
A checksum can tell you whether the file you just downloaded is corrupted or not. Here’s how to check for them in Windows.
Want to install Windows 10? The ISOs are no longer available on the download page, but you can still get them.
Backups can be easy. Start with synchronizing your files to a cloud storage service. This provides off-site copies and automatic backups. We have highlighted the best online file backup services for Windows users.
It’s not a secret that Windows 10 isn’t perfect. Cortana borders on being intrusive, mandatory updates can cause issues, and much appears half-baked. We present our top 7 of most glaring Windows 10 annoyances.
Recently, some Windows 10 users are having problems with audio, and the cause may be a new setting. Here’s a potential fix for it.
Does Windows bore you? Maybe it’s time to think about how you can give it a fresh look and fix some of its problems. We offer a list of projects to get you started.
If you’re looking for a flexible portable hybrid computer, one that is capable of replacing your notebook and iPad or Android tablet, the Surface Pro 4 Core M3 device is a perfectly adequate replacement.