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Get Windows 8 Like Start Menu on Windows 10

How to enable Windows 8 Logon Screen on Windows 10

The logon screen of Windows 8.1 has all the features, what you need to have to sign in to your PC, including one which lets you switch from one user account to another user account. On the other hand, Windows […]

How to deactivate and uninstall Windows Product Key

Before you sell or dispose off your computer, you would probably back up your data and then format the drives. But there is something you must do, if you wish to dispose it off without uninstalling the Windows operating system. […]

Change Windows 10 Privacy Settings and protect your privacy

Windows 10 come with many welcome changes, including a new Settings app. One of the best changes includes the Privacy Settings which give a privacy control to users. Microsoft has said that Windows 10 data collection cannot be stopped. So how […]

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How to read Windows Update log in Windows 10

Windows Update uses Event Tracing for Windows (ETW) to generate diagnostic logs in Windows 10, and save them in the .etl file format. The reason why this has been done, is because it reduces disk space usage as well as […]

What happens when Windows 10 Build reaches expiration date

When a build of Windows 10 reaches its expiry date, certain events will occur on your computer. It is therefore imperative to know the expiration date of your Windows 10 Preview date and what will happen after the Windows 10 […]

Windows Update and Security settings in Windows 10

Looking for Windows Updates in your Windows 10 PC? It’s not in the Control Panel anymore! Get onto to the Settings app to check the latest Windows Update and install them on your PC. In this post we will have […]

How to disable Snap Assist feature in Windows 10

The Snap feature – a window management feature introduced in earlier version of Windows has been improved in the latest version viz. Windows 10, and called Snap Assist. The feature wasn’t noticed much in Windows 8, but eventually resurfaced in […]

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Allow or Prevent themes from changing Desktop icons in Windows 10

The Windows operating system offers you great liberty in customizing its user interface. Users like to change themes, windows colors, icons, mouse pointers, desktop wallpapers and even tweak the Windows Registry or hack system files to give it and its […]

Disable Touch Screen functionality in Windows 10

A Windows Tablet is capable of offering the best of both the worlds – Touch and Mouse/Keyboard input. If your device has them and if you want to, for some reason disable the touch screen on your laptop, ultrabook, notebook […]

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How to configure Windows Defender in Windows 10

Windows Defender has become more powerful in Windows 10. It can be used as a dependable anti-malware in Windows 10, and most home users may not find it necessary to install a 3rd-party antivirus software on the computer. However, Microsoft […]

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Enable Start Screen in Windows 10

This post will show you how to enable the Start Screen in Windows 10. To do this you will have to enable the Tablet Mode. Earlier builds of Windows 10 let you enable Start Screen via Taskbar Properties, but things […]

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How to activate and use Tablet Mode in Windows 10

The Tablet Mode in Windows 10 makes the operating system more suited for working on a tablet or touch device. It is the Continuum feature allows Windows 10 to switch between the Desktop and tablet mode seamlessly. Windows 10 when […]

How to open and use Windows 10 Settings app

If you have installed Windows 10, you might have started exploring it already. Windows 10 comes with new opportunities for users to personalize it, according to their own preferences. In this post, we will take a bird-eye view of the […]

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Best Free Benchmark Programs for Windows 10

Now that you have installed Windows 10, you might want to see how the different components of your computer are working. If you have Windows 10 and Windows 8 side by side on different machines, you may install these best […]