Posts under Windows category

Processor Scheduling in Windows 10/8/7

Depending on the usage of your Windows 10/8/7 computer, you can configure processor scheduling, so that it gives you the best performance while using Programs or for Background Processes. You can make this adjustment easily via the Control Panel. Processor […]

WhatsApp on Windows PC with BlueStacks

Use WhatsApp on Windows PC with BlueStacks Player

WhatsApp Messenger is a popular mobile messaging app that lets you exchange messages, share videos between mobile devices and do more at no or minimal cost. The service is only available for smartphones Blackberry, Android, iPhone, Nokia and Windows Phone. […]

Create a Network Bridge in Windows

How to create a Network Bridge in Windows 10/8/7

A Network Bridge is a hardware or a software, that connects two or more networks – maybe one a wired one and the other a wireless one – so that they can communicate with each other. If you have two […]

How to Convert MBR to GPT Disk in Windows 10/8/7

The GUID Partition Table (GPT) was introduced as a part of the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI). GPT provides more options than the traditional MBR partitioning method that is common in PCs. If you have a large-sized Hard Drive, then you could want […]

Fix: Bluetooth Mouse disconnects randomly in Windows

One of the common issues which users, including myself, face is that the Bluetooth mouse gets disconnected randomly. I did look around a bit on the Internet and in the computer’s settings and was finally able to solve the problem. […]

Clean Corrupted Silverlight Installation in Windows

Silverlight is a free plug-in, powered by .NET framework and works with most web browsers, devices and operating systems. It is a useful application which creates engaging, interactive user experiences for Web and mobile applications. If you face difficulties while […]

Make Windows speak out the time every hour

We have already seen how we can make Windows welcome us with an audio voice message during logon. Using the same commands, we will see how we can make Windows 10 / 8 / 7 tell us the time every hour. […]

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Meet Microsoft David, Hazel and Zira – Windows default voices

In Windows XP and Windows 2000 you had the TTS voice known as Microsoft SAM. In these earlier versions, Microsoft Mike and Microsoft Mary were the optional male and female voices respectively, which were available for download from the Microsoft […]

Repair Master Boot Record (MBR) in Windows 10/8/7

One of the effective troubleshooting steps, to fix boot issues is to repair Master Boot Record, or MBR. One of the common reasons why an MBR can get corrupted is due to malware infections. Improper shutdowns can also lead to MBR corruption. Sometime we […]

Enable, Disable Secure Logon in Windows 10/8

One way of adding one more layer of security to your Windows computer is by enabling secure logon. By enabling secure logon, users are required to press Ctrl+Alt+Del before they can enter their credentials and log on. Secure logon – […]