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Create, Delete, Use Virtual Desktops in Windows 10

By adding Virtual Desktop or Task View feature, Windows 10 has given more power to its users. The earlier versions of Windows did not have this feature. One had to stack all the opened programs or tasks in one single […]

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Enable and Manage Passwords & Form-fill in Edge browser

Microsoft Edge browser lets you remember and manage passwords in Windows 10. Although the feature is pretty basic, it is good enough and meets the purpose. Like most browsers, Edge also supports Form-fill. This feature remembers your oft-filled information and […]

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Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10 and How to turn it OFF and WHY

What is Wi-Fi sense in Windows 10? What are the potential problems associated with the feature? This post will answer these questions and also show you how to turn off Wi-Fi Sense in Windows 10, should you wish to. Wi-Fi Sense […]

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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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 […]

Change Edge browser settings in Windows 10

Microsoft Edge browser is shipped as the default browser for Windows 10 and comes tightly integrated with Cortana – Microsoft’s virtual personal assistant service and Bing search service. These services are specifically designed to keep a track of user’s actions […]

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Edge Browser features: The powerful browser in Windows 10

The new browser in Windows 10, Microsoft Edge includes some very powerful features. That’s not all it has to offer. It offers, safe, secure and fast browsing experience. In this post, we will see some of the powerful features of […]

Readability Statistics feature in Microsoft Word 2013

In Microsoft Word, there’s a little-known feature about the application Readability Statistics that allows a user to display readability statistics as a part of the spelling and grammar check. Specifically, the feature displays information about the reading level of the document, […]

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Disable Quick Access in Windows 10 File Explorer

Quick Access is a new feature in Windows 10 File Explorer navigation pane. In Windows 8.1 Explorer Navigation Pane, you had Favorites, but now Quick Access seems to have replaced it. This feature is useful, as it helps users quickly […]

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How to customize Start Menu in Windows 10

The Start Menu is back in Windows 10, and does it look great! Not only is it good to look at, it is now super charged and lets you do a lot more. Let us have a look at some […]

List of features removed or deprecated in Windows 10

With every new release of the Windows operating system, Microsoft, based on user usage data, decides to enhance or deprecate a feature. When Windows 7 was released, we had seen the list of Windows Vista features which were removed. When […]

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Security features in Microsoft Edge browser for Windows 10

Microsoft Edge is the new browser which Microsoft will ship with Windows 10, and is meant to replace Internet Explorer. This web browser boasts of several new security features. Let us look at some of the key security features in […]

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Microsoft Passport in Windows 10

Microsoft Passport has been around for quite a while. It serves as a single point entry to all of the Microsoft products such as Outlook.com, OneDrive, Messenger (when it was alive), People, contacts and more. In Windows 10, Microsoft Passport […]

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Device Management in Windows 10

Windows 10 is coming this summer – first to the desktops and then to the portable devices. The components of Windows 10 have the capability to detect screen size and will accordingly scale themselves on the device so as to […]

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Enterprise Data Protection in Windows 10

Companies are encouraging a single device for both organizational and personal use. It could be Bring your Own Device (BYOD), or the companies providing devices for both personal and enterprise use. Between the two, users of these devices will tend […]