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Disk Cleanup button missing

Disk Cleanup button missing in Windows 10/8/7

If you find that the Disk Cleanup button is missing from the Drive Properties box of your Drive on your Windows 10/8/7 PC, then it is quite possible that your Registry may have got corrupted. In such a case you […]

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Windows Update error 0x80070490 while updating Windows 10/8/7

If you receive a Windows Update error 0x80070490 while updating your Windows operating system, here are few steps you could try to help resolve the issue. This error can occur if your system component store or Component-Based Servicing (CBS) manifest has […]

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How to show Hidden Files and Folders in Windows 10/8/7

In this post, we will see how to show Hidden Files, Folders & Drives along with Protected operating system files  in Windows 10/8/7, via File Explorer Options in the Control Panel. Show Hidden Files & Folders To do this, you […]

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Continuum keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10

Continuum is a feature in Windows 10 that lets you turn your Windows Mobile Phone turn into a Windows PC. Using this feature, you can use Continuum on your Windows 10 Phone to power or project to a second screen, […]

TWITTER DARK THEME

How to enable Dark theme for Twitter App in Windows 10

Twitter for Windows 10 is a Universal Windows Application for Windows 10 PCs and tablets which gives you instant access to your Twitter account. Lovers of themes with dark or black backrounds will be happy to know that you can […]

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SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION Stop Error on Windows 10/8/7

If you see a SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION Blue Screen or Stop Error on Windows 10/8/7, then this posts suggests some areas you can take a look at, to resolve the issue. SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION This Stop Error is usually received in cases of excessive […]

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How to run Bash on Windows 10

Before we get on to see how to run Bash on Ubuntu on Windows, here’s a little bit on the amazing step by Microsoft to integrate user mode Linux and its tools into Windows OS. Who would have thought one would […]

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How to create desktop shortcut in Windows 10/8/7

While this may sound very basic to some users, others may find it useful. I received a couple of mails in the last few months asking me to prepare a basic tutorial on how to create shortcuts. So in this […]

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Remove duplicate Drive Letter entry from Windows 10 File Explorer

Users on Windows 10 may notice that the same Drive letter may get listed twice while opening the File Explorer – Once under This PC and again separately as a Removable Drive. At times, even the Hard Drives appear twice. If you’re seeing duplicate […]

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Where is the Accessories folder in Windows 10

Where is the Windows Accessories folder in Windows 10? Do you think that it is missing from the Windows 10 Start Menu? Actually No! You just need to know where to find it. Let us see in this short post […]

Load subtitles in Films & TV app

Load external subtitles in Films & TV app of Windows 10

Slowly but surely Windows 10 users have started showing interest in Microsoft’s Films & TV or the Movies & TV app owing to its ability to load external subtitles while playing a movie. Earlier, this was a major shortcoming in the […]