About HemantS@TWC

The author Hemant Saxena is a post-graduate in bio-technology and has an immense interest in following Windows, Office and other technology developments. Quiet by nature, he is an avid Lacrosse player. Creating a System Restore Point first before installing a new software, and being careful about any third-party offers while installing freeware is recommended.

Easter Egg

Easter Egg – Play Unicorn game in Firefox Nightly build

Mozilla Firefox browser has a few Easter eggs planted in it. These are hidden features or surprises embedded in the browser that can be readily accessed via “about:” page. The page opens the door to settings changes, UI customization, performance […]

How to add a Brightness Slider to Windows 10

A disappointing feature introduced in Windows 10 v1709 was the change in the way to handle the screen brightness. A button in the Action Center that steps up in 25% increments was just not the right solution users expected. The […]

Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool

Use Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool to recover deleted bookmarks

Your Bookmarks are important! Most browsers like Google Chrome allow users to restore bookmarks they accidentally deleted. However, they must do it manually. Moreover, all file the browser restores gets frequently overwritten. This causes unnecessary trouble. Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool […]

Chrome Settings

Fix Waiting for proxy tunnel issue in Chrome browser

Waiting for proxy tunnel is an error message that users sometimes see in Chrome browser while trying to load a webpage or opening a website. On most occasions, tweaking or adjusting few Chrome settings resolves the problem. However, this may […]

Firefox Quantum browser tweaks to customize it to your liking

Web browsers shouldn’t be merely fast and secure. They should also endorse features that help in improving the overall experience of a user. This includes customization options. Customization of a browser affects only the way pages look and not the […]

Fix Outlook.com problems, errors and issues

Fix Outlook.com problems, errors and issues

Email services can block a sizable number of users from accessing their messages if any issue is continuously experienced. In most cases, these errors are easy to diagnose and fix. At other times they require a bit of investigation. Described […]

Check if your Intel computer is exposed to Vulnerabilities

After findings revealed Intel chips were susceptible to vulnerabilities following a test conducted by researchers, Intel acknowledged the flaw and issued a security advisory. Severity rating that was accorded to the vulnerability was ‘IMPORTANT’. As such, it was essential to […]

Modify computer monitor settings using ControlMyMonitor for Windows

A wrongly or badly configured laptop screen with brightness or contrast settings set too high can strain your eyes. More relaxed settings can perhaps make viewing more comfortable, especially if you prefer working at your computer for long hours. ControlMyMonitor […]

Anna Assistant for Google Chrome

Anna Assistant is a perfect voice assistant for Google Chrome

Ever since Siri made its debut for iOS, dozens of others have been trying to replicate the feature for their respective platforms. We have quite a few offerings from popular brands like Microsoft (Cortana), Google Assistant, etc. Similar to these; […]

Mute a Tab in Microsoft Edge on Windows 10

How to Mute a Tab in Microsoft Edge on Windows 10

In Windows 10 Microsoft made many improvements to its flagship browser – Microsoft Edge. For instance, the browser features new tools that allow you to preview and set aside tabs. The huge issue, however with the Internet Explorer successor is […]

What is Hashgraph? How is it different from Blockchain?

Blockchain technology emerged in response to the collapse of several banking institutions in 2008. It proposed a new monetary system intended to take away the control of money supply, relying solely on a peer-to-peer electronic cash system, designed specifically for […]

Give Access to

Remove ‘Give access to’ Context Menu item in Windows 10

In one of our previous tutorials, we explained the method to remove the Share item from right-click context menu in Windows 10. Similarly, you can remove the ‘Give access to’ entry from the right-click context menu in Windows 10 v1709. […]

How to setup Motion Controllers for Windows Mixed Reality

Earlier, Microsoft gave a glimpse of some of its innovative features it was developing and advances it was making for its upcoming Windows Update in the preview builds. Windows 10 Fall Creators Update builds on many of those advances. One […]

mixed reality viewer app windows 10

Mixed Reality Viewer app in Windows 10

After rebranding View 3D app as Mixed Reality Viewer in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, Microsoft has delivered Windows Mixed Reality Portal to end users. The app allows a user to use a Head Mounted Displays to interact with 2D […]

People Bar in Windows 10

How to use People Bar in Windows 10

Windows 10 Taskbar gives quick access to many apps in Windows 10. One new functionality that has been added to the Taskbar in Windows 10 v1709 is the ‘People Bar‘. Let’s see how to enable/disable People Bar and add Contacts. People […]

3D Objects Folder windows 10

Remove 3D Objects folder under This PC in Windows 10

When you upgrade to Windows10 v1709, you will find a new entry 3D Objects under Folders in This PC of File Explorer. The folder has been included as a Library and appears by default – and it is the default […]