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Local Administrator Password Solution

Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS) from Microsoft

Microsoft has released Local Administrator Password Solution. LAPs will provide a solution to the issue of using a common local account with an identical password on every Windows computer in a domain, by setting up a random, different password for […]

How to create System Image in Windows 10/8.1

A System Image in Windows can be considered as a replica of the hard drive required for running Windows. In the event of an unfortunate, when the hard drive fails to function, a System Image allows restoration. It is recommended […]

Windows 10 Preview Build-wise expiration dates

At a post on Microsoft Answers, RajithR, a Microsoft Support Engineer, posted the license expiration dates of Windows 10 Technical Previews, build-wise. He has summarized the expiry dates for each of the Windows 10 Technical Preview builds that Microsoft has released […]

Surface Touch Screen not working

Windows laptop or Surface Touch Screen not working

If you find that your Windows Touch Screen Laptop, Tablet or Surface Tablet Touch Screen is not working, you may try some of these tips and see if they help you troubleshoot fix the problem on your Windows 8.1 device. […]

Remove Move to Dropbox from Context Menu

Remove Move to Dropbox entry from Context Menu in Windows

Dropbox is a popular service when it comes to personal cloud storage. Many Windows PC and smartphone users choose Dropbox as the primary location to save their data. When a user installs the Dropbox app on his PC, a new […]

Windows Explorer Crashes

Fix: Windows File Explorer crashes or freezes

The Windows File Explorer in the Windows operating system, helps us browse our files, folders, and other data on our computer. You may face a problem at some point in time when you find that your Explorer crashes or freezes […]

Surface Pro Two Button Shutdown

What is Surface Pro Two Button Shutdown

All Surface Pro user know how to force a restart their device. You press and hold down the power button for around 30 seconds and then and release it. This is a Normal shutdown. You press it again to restart […]

Virtual Desktop in Windows 10

Task View or Virtual Desktop in Windows 10: New feature

Windows 10 is coming up with a lot of features; some of which are certainly incredible. One of these features is Virtual Desktop. The Virtual Desktop in Windows 10 will exhibit some of the most loved features which are often […]

Bluetooth is not working in Windows 10/8/7

If your Bluetooth devices do not work correctly on a computer that is running Windows 10, Windows 8 or Windows 7, then you might want to update device drivers,  check the status of the related two services and apply this […]

fingerprint-reader

Fingerprint Reader not working in Windows 8.1/10

A Fingerprint Reader in Windows lets you log into your Windows laptop using your fingerprint. The feature provides biometric credentials to sign in to your account that requires you to enter your account credentials in Windows 10/8. The Fingerprint Reader […]

change MAC Address in Windows

How to change MAC Address in Windows 10/8.1

A MAC Address or Media Access Control Address is a unique identifier assigned to every Network Interface Card. In this post, we will see what is MAC Address and how do you change a MAC Address in Windows 10/8. We will […]

autocomplete in command prompt

Turn on AutoComplete in Windows Command Prompt

If you are a Windows power user who frequently needs to use the Command Prompt regularly, then you find it useful to turn on auto-complete in Command Prompt. If you want to make the change permanent, you will have to […]

remove Earlier Version of Windows from boot menu

How to remove Earlier Version of Windows from Boot Menu

This post shows how to remove Earlier Version of Windows from boot menu in Windows 10/8/7. You can remove it after uninstalling one OS from a dual boot computer. If you have two versions of the Windows operating system installed […]

Location of Cookies folder in Windows 10/8/7

Where are Cookies in Windows 10/8/7? Where is the location of the Cookies folder? Starting with Windows Vista, things have changed a bit. Type Cookies in Start Menu, and it may take you to C:\Users\Username\Cookies folder. When you try to click on […]

Manage Trusted Root Certificates in Windows 10/8

In one of our earlier posts, we have seen what Root Certificates are. There may be times, when some companies or users may feel the need to manage and configure Trusted Root Certificates, so as to prevent other users in […]