About KapilArya@TWC

An Electrical Engineer by profession, Kapil is a Microsoft MVP and a Microsoft Content Creator. Please read the entire post & the comments first & create a system restore point before making any changes to your system.

Completely disable Web Search in Windows 10 using Group Policy

Microsoft has integrated Bing web search in Windows 10/8.1, in addition to the native search available in previous Windows editions. Thus when you search for anything on your Windows computer, if you’re connected to the web, Bing web search results […]

Failed to install Windows Update with error code 0x8024200D

Upgrading to Windows 10 using Windows Updates seems to be a painful task for some users. After the release of Windows 10, many users have reported that various error codes while upgrading. We’ve already seen solutions for some common installation […]

Create System Image in Windows 10 using PowerShell

If you’re using Windows 10 or Windows 8.1, you might have noticed that Windows 7 File Recovery, which was under the hood of File History available in Windows 8 has been removed in Windows 8.1. Due to this, you can’t […]

Cannot start Microsoft Outlook, Cannot open the Outlook window

When it comes to managing emails, Outlook is the best companion a Windows user prefers. Outlook as a part of Microsoft Office has lots of features as compared to other email programs. However, in some situations, if Outlook gets misconfigured, […]

Windows 10 not saving captured Screenshots in Pictures folder

Till Windows 7, we had to rely upon third-party tools to capture current window or screen snapshot called screenshots, but with Windows 8 and Windows 10, taking screenshots isn’t an issue. To capture the whole screen at once, you need […]

How To Disable Font Smoothing In Windows 10/8/7

From Windows XP to Windows 10, Microsoft has improved the way Windows displays fonts. The smooth fonts introduced in Windows 7  – also continued in Windows 10/8, having an appealing and smart look. However, there are some folks who are not satisfied […]

Disable Show window contents while dragging In Windows 10

A few months ago, we posted about enhancing Windows performance by tweaking visual effects. One of the features you could disable is Show window contents while dragging. You might have observed that when you drag and drop contents in Windows 10/8, […]

Update Windows Defender definitions using Windows PowerShell

For basic security protection against virus and malware, Microsoft has built-in Windows Defender in your Windows 10 / 8 or later running operating systems. This means that you don’t need to install any antivirus programs and Windows Defender will take […]

How to use Microsoft Money on Windows 10

Many of you may be aware of Microsoft Money and have used it in the past. For those, who’re hearing this name for the very first time, let me know you that it’s a personal finance management software program from […]

Configure how Microsoft Edge treats Cookies

Internet Cookies is not a new term of today’s computing generation. It is an interaction between a web browser and a server holding a web page in which the server sends a Cookie to the browser, and the browser sends […]

The Diagnostics Policy Service is not running on Windows 10

If Networking is not working properly on your system running Windows 10/8/7, then this post will show you how to troubleshoot the problem. If you’re facing the issue of losing signal strength, the you need to first use the built-in […]

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Enable Windows 10 Dark Theme using Registry Tweak

This tutorial will show you how to enable the hidden Windows 10 Dark Theme by editing the Windows Registry. We all love the way with which Microsoft designed Windows 10. They have given preference to users and implement all those […]

This App Couldn’t Be Installed, Error 0x80244018

In our past, we have shared you many solutions regarding errors faced while downloading, installing and updating Windows Store Apps. You can checkout solutions for errors 0×80070005, 0×80240437, 0x8024001e, 0x8024600e, 0x80073cf9, Something happened, and your purchase couldn’t be completed, Something […]

How to assign default Credential Provider in Windows 10

We all know that Windows 10 comes with multiple sign-in options available. This is possible due to the presence of various Credential Providers in the operating system. In earlier versions of Windows such Windows XP, Windows Vista, etc., the password […]