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How To Prevent Users From Disabling Startup Apps In Windows 10
You can set your more important apps to launch when you boot Windows. Some apps will ask that you allow them to start when you boot into your system. Users have complete control over which apps launch... [Read More]
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Is Steam Compatible With Windows 10 Creators Update?
The Creators Update is has been available to all users worldwide for a few months now. The feature loaded update is doesn’t add too many new bugs but it does have its usual easily fixable i... [Read More]
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No “Run With Graphics Processor” Option In The Right-click Context Menu
NVIDIA and AMD are the two leading manufacturers of GPUs aimed at gamers. If you don’t plan on gaming, a regular Intel chipset will probably work for you. If not, you need to make a choice betwe... [Read More]
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How To Fix Wireless USB Mouse Disconnecting In Windows 10
Track pads vary in quality; some are great and others are not. It’s not just about having a precision touch pad that can execute gestures. It’s also about the hardware itself. Some laptops... [Read More]
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How To Disable The Windows Defender Summary Notification In Windows 10
Windows defender scans apps, links, and files for malicious content. It runs in the background and keeps us safe. If it ever finds a problem with a recently installed app or newly downloaded file, it ... [Read More]
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How To Install A Color Profile For Your Monitor In Windows
A color profile is what defines how colors look on your display. Color profiles are regulated by the International Color Consortium. Manufacturers that make display devices will provide color profiles... [Read More]
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How To Watch YouTube, Hulu, And Netflix In Mini View On Windows 10
Windows 10 introduced a mini view in the Creators Update. At present, this mini view works in the Movies & TV app, and in the Groove app. The mini view lets you switch to a smaller player in both ... [Read More]
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Why Is There No GPU In Task Manager In Windows 10
If you haven’t heard yet, the Task Manager in Windows 10 will start showing you GPU performance in the Fall Creators Update. Task Manager has been a part of Windows for a long time but it’... [Read More]
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How To Connect Your Phone To Windows 10
Phones are capable of doing a lot today. They’re not just limited to answering calls and sending emails. More and more people are able to work on the go with just a smartphone. The only time the... [Read More]
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Get The Noun Project Add-On For Photoshop, Illustrator, And InDesign
The Noun Project is an amazing resource for free icons. The only requirement for using the icons is you credit designers when you use their work. For a fairly nominal amount, you can get unlimited acc... [Read More]
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How To Force The Chromecast To Update
The Chromecast is one of the cheapest TV sticks available in the market. It’s got some reasonably tough competition but the Google brand helps it along a great deal. Google routinely updates the... [Read More]
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MS Paint Is Not Dead Come The Fall Creators Update
Microsoft released a list of features that were being removed or deprecated in the Fall Creators Update. The list is pretty long and most items on it don’t concern the average user, except one. ... [Read More]
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Eight Best RSS Readers for Windows 10
A Rich Site Summary (RSS) is a web feed format that enables users to access constantly evolving web content from their subscribed sites. These feeds can be read using feed readers or news aggrega... [Read More]
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How To Clear The Steam Web Browser Cache
You can browse games on Steam in your regular desktop browser, or in the Steam desktop client. The Steam desktop client has a built-in browser that can show you details for a game. The details are mor... [Read More]
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How To Set Complicated Passwords And Remember Them: Ice Cream Password Manager
People do not always set the strongest passwords. They’ll often use things like their birthday or the name of their pet in their login information. To make matters worse, people have a tendency ... [Read More]
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Best Clipboard Managers for Windows 10
Every time you copy/cut something it gets stored in a Clipboard Manager. By default, all operating systems have a buffer for 1 item in the clipboard at a time. Though this methodology has its adv... [Read More]
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How To Skip Intros For TV Shows In VLC Player
The title sequence or intro for TV shows varies in length. Some are pretty long e.g., the Game of Thrones intro which is at least 90 seconds long. Others are much shorter like that for Scrubs which is... [Read More]
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How To Get Custom Brush Sizes In MS Paint
MS Paint is one of the oldest apps on Windows. It’s been a part of Windows since Windows 1.0 and has remained unchanged for the most part. It was only in Windows 10 that a 3D version of it was a... [Read More]
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How To Double-Click To Hide/Unhide Desktop Icons
On Windows 7, and above you can hide your desktop icons. To do so, right-click anywhere on your desktop. Go to View>Show desktop icons, and unselect the option. Your desktop icons will disappear le... [Read More]
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How To Reverse Mouse Buttons For Left-Handed Use
The world is heavily stacked against left-handed users. Everything from desk-chairs in colleges to laptops and phones are built with right-handed users in mind. The scroll bars in your browser are on ... [Read More]
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How To Fix Small GUI In Apps On High Resolution Screens In Windows 10
A good, high resolution display isfast becoming a selling point for new laptops. Samsung is going all out with wide screen displays. PCs and laptops alike are trying to compete with Apple’s prod... [Read More]
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How To Access Personalization Settings In The Control Panel In Windows 10
Microsoft will eventually remove the Control Panel app from Windows 10. It’s already ported quite a few settings to the new Settings app. Unfortunately, it’s also removed a lot of customiz... [Read More]
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How To Export Bookmarks From Microsoft Edge In Windows 10
Microsoft has pushed Edge hard on Windows 10 users. When users try to change the default browser, Windows 10 suggests they try Edge. When users search in Cortana, the search box opens Microsoft Edge. ... [Read More]
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The Best Linux Distributions For Windows Users
These days, Linux is getting more popular with Windows users who are dissatisfied with Windows 10 and its bugs. As a result, many are looking to switch to a different OS and Linux is a prime choice. T... [Read More]
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How To Easily Transfer Data From Your Computer To Your Phone
The iOS vs Android debate is one that’s gone on for years. It will likely continue for years to come. There is no settling it. It’s a lot like the Mac vs PC debate. There is however one th... [Read More]
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How To Switch To The Groove Mini Player In Windows 10
The Movies & TV app in Windows 10 has a neat mini view. The mini view lets you watch videos in a smaller window. This smaller window is pinned to the top of all other windows. You can play/pause t... [Read More]
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How To Check If You Have A Dedicated GPU
A GPU or graphics processing unit is an essential component in every computer. It doesn’t matter if you own a Mac or a PC, both have a GPU. Since there’s a lot of variation in the specs of... [Read More]
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How To Check If You Have A Dedicated GPU
A GPU or graphics processing unit is an essential component in every computer. It doesn’t matter if you own a Mac or a PC, both have a GPU. Since there’s a lot of variation in the specs of... [Read More]
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How To Check If You Have A Dedicated GPU
A GPU or graphics processing unit is an essential component in every computer. It doesn’t matter if you own a Mac or a PC, both have a GPU. Since there’s a lot of variation in the specs of... [Read More]
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6 Best Weather Apps For Windows 10
Weather notifications have been a mainstay of smart devices since meteorological data organizations started digitizing their information. App developers have been creating fantastic looking apps to ke... [Read More]
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How To Highlight Text And Add Notes To ePub Files In Microsoft Edge
Microsoft Edge isn’t just your average browser. It’s also an eBook reader i.e. it lets you view ePub files. That’s something modern web browsers like Chrome and Firefox cannot do. Mi... [Read More]
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How To Automatically Delete Files From The Downloads Folder In Windows 10
Microsoft added Storage Sense to Windows 10 in the Creators Update. Storage Sense is a smart feature that cleans your system’s temporary files. It can also clean the Recycle Bin. Specifically, i... [Read More]
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How To Limit Bandwidth For Windows Updates In Windows 10
When you do a fresh Windows install, your internet is usually slow the first few dats. This is because Windows is downloading necessary updates and drivers in the background. These updates and drivers... [Read More]
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How To Limit Bandwidth For Windows Updates In Windows 10
When you do a fresh Windows install, your internet is usually slow the first few dats. This is because Windows is downloading necessary updates and drivers in the background. These updates and drivers... [Read More]