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CTRL commands or keyboard shortcuts for Windows computer

The Control or Ctrl key is normally found in the bottom left and right  corners of any keyboard in a Windows computer. When used in combination with other keys, it can perform many useful functions. For instance in Windows 8.1, […]

New keyboard shortcuts in Windows 8.1

Every time a new version of the Windows operating system or an Upgrade is released, you get to see some new keyboard shortcuts. Many of you, may have already read our post on Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts, today let us have […]

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Create Website Shortcuts on your Windows desktop

Just like one has desktop shortcuts for your oft-used programs, files or folders Internet Explorer users can also create desktop shortcuts to open your favorite websites. While I have tried this on Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10, this works for all […]

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WinKey Shortcuts and how to create your own, in Windows 10/8/7

Many actions and commands that you perform with the mouse can also be performed using combinations of keys on your keyboard. And the keyboard is often faster if multiple mouse clicks are required. WinKey Shortcuts Here are some shortcuts using […]

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How to lock Windows 8

You can lock your Windows PC if you aren’t using it, but don’t want to sign out. This way, your running applications continue to remain open. At times you may also need to lock your Windows 8 computer quickly, just […]

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Create Desktop Shortcut to Disable, Enable Windows Firewall

Windows Firewall helps you to protect your PC from hackers and malicious software. It is a powerful tool that allows you to fine-tune the protection and notifications for different network profiles such as Home, Work, and Public. When you are […]

Create Program Compatibility Troubleshooter desktop shortcut

Programs or applications designed for earlier versions of Windows may also work in higher versions of Windows, but some may run poorly or not at all. As a last resort, one can try running the Program Compatibility Troubleshooter to simulate the behavior […]

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Freeware to fix or remove Broken Shortcuts in Windows

Having too many broken shortcuts on your Windows can be messy and its a good idea to scan for and remove broken shortcuts every once in a while – just a matter of good house-keeping! While most What are broken shortcuts […]

How to turn on Super God Mode in Windows 10/8

We had what we called the Master Control Panel in Windows Vista; we saw how the Internet went ga-ga when a God Mode was ‘discovered’ in Windows 7  – and we now have what is called the Super Mode in Windows 8 […]