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.

Registry Commander: An advanced Windows Registry Editor

Registry Commander is a free software for Windows that will allow you to manage your Windows Registry easily and efficiently. While Registry changes can be made using the built-in Registry Editor, Registry Commander offers you many more features that let […]

Fix: Blurry Fonts or Poor Display Scaling in Office Programs

To match the theme of Windows 8/10, Microsoft Office 2013/2016 also follows the same Metro UI concept. DPI Scaling plays an important role in using programs having Modern UI. When the scaling is not properly configured, fuzzy and blurry content […]

Manage Add ons in Internet Explorer is grayed out

In Internet Explorer, you can easily manage the add-ons from the Internet Options window. The add-ons help Internet Explorer to run toolbars, ActiveX control, etc. Whenever Internet Explorer freezes or crashes, one of the first troubleshooting steps we adopt is […]

Apply Aero Glass Effect in Windows 8 with Glass 8

In some of my recent posts, some readers, especially customization lovers, have asked me, how I had applied Aero glass effect in Windows 8, to the windows in articles screenshots. Today, in this article, I’m going to answer their question. We […]

Cannot remove Drop Shadows for Icon Labels on Windows desktop

We have earlier, talked about tweaking Visual Effects, disabling Show content while dragging objects and disabling Font Smoothing in order to enhance the performance of Windows 10/8.1/8/7. We came around an issue, where some users were facing problems trying to disable drop […]

Fix: Error 0x80080008 While Updating Windows Apps In Windows

Windows Update plays a significant role in proper functionality of Windows Apps. So if you’re going to update an app, it basically uses the Windows Update resources to get the update. Due to this correlation, if something goes wrong with […]

Task Manager Deluxe: Alternative Task Manager for Windows 10/8/7

When I perform some registry manipulations on my Windows, the first and foremost thing I do is to restart the Explorer to observe the changes. Restarting the Explorer, of course, is the intermediate is Task Manager (pressing Ctrl+Shift+Esc combination brings it […]

Set or Change Zoom Level in Internet Explorer

In Internet Explorer, web browsing experience can be enhanced by zooming the content. The default zoom level can, in this native Windows browser, achieved by pressing Ctrl+0, which sets the zooming scale back to 100%. But recently when I tried to […]

Create Custom Templates Installation Location for Office 2016/2013

For a Microsoft Office documents, templates are given more preference. Better the background of the template, better the appreciation you get after your presentation. In Office 2016/2013, its programs like Word, PowerPoint, etc., have built-in templates. These components are also […]

Enable or Disable Hyperlink Warnings for Office programs

Microsoft has loaded Office with a lot of features. For example, previously for editing a PDF, we need to rely on other tools. But with Office 2013/2016, you can edit PDFs very easily. There are a lot of examples of such […]

How to track User Activity in WorkGroup Mode on Windows 10/8/7

Multi-user functionality in Windows has enabled us to use it conveniently in public places like school, colleges, offices, etc. At these places, there is generally an administrator, who manages to keep an eye on the activities of users working therein. […]