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Turn Off Suggested Start Menu app ads in Windows 10

If you have updated your Windows 10 to Version 1511, OS Build 10586.14, you will notice some Windows Store app ads being displayed under Suggested in the Start Menu. While they are merely some app suggestions, if you do not […]

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How to change computer name in Windows 10

A new computer with a pre-loaded operating system comes with a default name which consists of your PC build and model etc. While, we don’t often need to check our computer name, it appears when we connect our PC to […]

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How to run a Troubleshooter from the command line in Windows 10

You can run a built-in Troubleshooter in Windows 10/8/7 from the command line. Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool or MSDT.exe can be used to invoke and launch any Windows Troubleshooting Pack or Troubleshooter from the command line. Run built-in Windows Troubleshooter […]

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Download Liked Instagram Photos to Dropbox or Google Drive

Being the most popular photo sharing platform mainly for mobile and selfie addicted people, Instagram has several features to browse images from desktop and mobile. However, it doesn’t have any option to download or save images directly to any cloud […]


Find System Uptime in Windows 10

If you want to know how long your Windows computer has been running, you can easily find your System Uptime. Uptime is a term used for referring to the time your computer has been running continuously without a reboot. This […]

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How to redirect Special folders to Work folders in Windows?

Special folders are the ones that are created by Windows operating system for storage of data files. These include Documents, Videos, Music, Pictures, and Downloads folders. Program Files and Windows folders can also be considered special folders, but they cannot […]

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Turn off Calendar app notifications in Windows 10

Windows 10 alerts you with a pop-up notification from the bottom left side, every time you have a calendar reminder or event. This notification is also visible in the Notifcations & Actions Center till you click on it to see […]

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How to insert word count in Microsoft Word document

Microsoft Word is capable of tracking certain summary of information such as the amount of words in a document. But did you know it is possible to add the word count inside the document itself? We’re going to show you […]

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Where are Favorites stored in Edge browser on Windows 10

We have seen how to import Favorites and Bookmarks into Edge from other browsers. In this post we will see the location of Favorites or Bookmarks folder in Microsoft Edge, which will in turn help us manage the Favorites easily. […]


Windows 10 Tips and Tricks

Windows 10 is perhaps the last operating system from Microsoft. The new operating system is being offered as a free upgrade to Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 users, for the first year, and will be supported for 10 years by […]

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How to use Windows Hello in Windows 10 to sign in

A new feature in Windows 10, Windows Hello brings biometric security to the new operating system from Microsoft. This feature eliminates the need to login into any Windows device using passwords, and is definitely a more secure way to sign […]

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Edge displays This website needs Internet Explorer message

At times when you visit a website using Edge browser in Windows 10, you may receive a message: This website needs Internet Explorer. This website uses technology that will work best in Internet Explorer. This post explains what you can […]

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