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Videos folder missing from Windows 10 File Explorer

By default, the Videos folder can be seen under ‘This PC’ in Windows 10, but on a few occasions, it somehow gets replaced by ‘Documents’ folder. As such, you see no Videos folder under ‘This PC’ but duplicated ‘Documents’ folder. […]

How to open RAR files in Windows 10

Can Windows 10 open RAR files? Yes, Windows 10 can open RAR files. Just like any other compressed file, RAR files are a proprietary archive file that supports data compression, error recovery and file spanning. While you can open RAR files in Windows 10, it’s not supported […]

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How to set up a Windows 10 PC for senior citizens

Windows 10 requires some new skills to use it with ease, and those seniors who may have been used to Windows 7 or Windows XP would need to learn a few new tricks. If you are looking on how to […]

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How to unlock Sea of Thieves’ The Huntress Figurehead

Sea of Thieves is one of Microsoft’s big exclusive titles, and although it didn’t get a lot of praise from critics an gamers alike, it went on to achieve relative success. Now, since it’s a video game that is always […]

How to stop Windows 10 from installing unwanted Store apps

Windows 10 now comes with some pre-installed Store apps. This article will guide you on how to prevent or stop the installation, reinstallation or updating of unwanted Microsoft Store apps and advertisements of these apps. Microsoft released Windows 10 as […]

How to clear Problem Reports in Windows 10

Windows Reliability Monitor in Windows is a built-in tool that can be used for checking system errors, warnings, informational events and other critical events that can help you fix problems in Windows. It generates reports for events and then sends […]

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How to verify MD5 checksum of files using Certutil

Did you just download a large file? Or do you have a file that you have a suspicion about? The best way to make sure the file comes from a verified source is by measuring its checksum. A checksum is […]

How to use ActiveX Controls for Internet Explorer 11

ActiveX Controls are applications that help websites provide users with high data content like videos and certain games. Other than this, they assist users to access content like toolbars and stock tickers while browsing the web. While very useful, these […]