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How to pin Recycle Bin to Quick Access in Windows 10

How to Pin Recycle Bin to Quick Access in Windows 10

Quick Access was introduced in Windows 10 which enables us to open conveniently the folders which require being frequently accessed. This is pinned on the top of left navigation pane in File Explorer. When you access certain folders quite frequently, those are […]

Windows Server 2016 coming in September with a new servicing option

Windows Server 2016 Editions, Pricing, Availability, Features

Windows Server 2016 is the next version of Microsoft’s server operating system. Being developed in line with Windows 10, its first technical preview came out in October 2014. The OS is still in beta stage but Microsoft has finally confirmed its […]

Pin to Start not working

Pin to Start not working in Windows 10

If when you right-click on any program icon or folder, the Pin to Start context menu item is not working or is missing in Windows 10, then you will have to make changes to the Group Policy. If your edition […]

lock computer after inactivity in Windows 10

How to lock computer after inactivity in Windows 10

As a security measure, you may want to lock your Windows 10 computer, after a certain period of inactivity, so that when you are away from it, no one will be able to access it – and even you will […]

How to set custom notification sound in Windows 10

How to set custom notification sound in Windows 10

Microsoft had re-imagined the notifications sounds in Windows 10. When any toast notification arrives on your PC, a default notification sound is buzzed to let you know of the presence of alert. However, sometimes users might be uncomfortable with the […]

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How to blacklist or whitelist a program in Windows 10

In today’s harsh security landscape, the best way to stay safe and protected is by carrying out the of application whitelisting on your Windows computer. When you do this, only software that you have whitelisted will be allowed to run […]

Default Printer keeps changing

Default Printer keeps changing in Windows 10

Microsoft has removed the Network Location aware feature for Printers in Windows 10 and changed its behavior. Windows 10 now sets the last selected printer as the default printer. This can get irritating at times. If you are looking for […]

How to let apps use your trusted devices in Windows 10

How to let apps use Trusted Devices in Windows 10

Microsoft has included an option in Settings app for Windows 10 to allow the apps on your PC to use your Trusted Devices. In this context, any device that you frequently connect to your system can be marked down as a […]

Windows 10 Blue Screen Troubleshooter

Windows 10 Blue Screen Troubleshooter

Troubleshooting Windows Stop Errors or Blue Screens has never been an easy job. You usually check your hardware, update device drivers, maybe do a few other things and hope things work out. Microsoft has now made things bit easy for […]

Windows 10 Settings Search not working

Windows 10 Settings Search not working

The Settings app in Windows 10 offers you a search bar that let you quickly search for any setting. But some users have reported that the Windows 10 Settings Search Bar is not working, with the settings themselves not getting […]

How to add a Zodiac Sign in Cortana for daily notifications

How to add your Zodiac Sign in Cortana for daily notifications

Microsoft is improving a lot in Cortana for Windows 10. With each build, she is getting smarter and sharper. There is so much that your very own personal digital assistant offers to you. Being substantially feature-laden, she offers you daily insights for […]

How to use Realtek HD Audio Manager to boost up your PC Sound

How to use Realtek HD Audio Manager to boost up your PC Sound

Realtek’s High Definition Audio Driver is one of the most used sound drivers which provides high-quality DTS, Dolby, Surround Sound. This driver software comes with a number of features and functionalities such as a six channel Digital to Analog Converter (DAC) […]

Windows 10 anniversary Update

Accessibility improvements in Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Windows 10 Anniversary Update is just around the corner, i.e. on August 2nd. Microsoft recently announced the improvements in Accessibility in Windows 10 Anniversary Update. Here is a glimpse of what all is improved in the accessibility point of view: […]

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How to install or uninstall Windows 10 Apps

This is a basic tutorial for Windows 10 beginners, who want to know how to install or uninstall Windows Store apps. The process is quite simple, so let us take a look at it. Install Windows 10 apps If you […]

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How to use WordPad in Windows 10

I bet quite a few of you must not have heard of the WordPad. Or even if you have heard about it, you have not used it, or you may have simply forgotten about its existence. Why? Well, if we […]

Windows 10 keeps installing the same update

Windows 10 keeps installing the same update

If Microsoft Update or Windows Update keeps offering or installing the same update over and over in in Windows 10/8/7, then this post suggest a few things you could try to fix the issue. This usually happens if some update […]