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How To Remove The People Bar In Windows 10
The next major Windows 10 update is expected in Fall 2017. This update doesn’t have a name at present like the Anniversary Update or the Creators Update. It’s definitely going to add ... [Read More]
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How To Livestream A Game On Windows 10
Broadcast gaming, or livestreaming, is on the rise. People want to share their gaming experiences with the world. The trend began with YouTube gaming channels but has now evolved to a full-fledged air... [Read More]
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How To Livestream A Game On Windows 10
Broadcast gaming, or livestreaming, is on the rise. People want to share their gaming experiences with the world. The trend began with YouTube gaming channels but has now evolved to a full-fledged air... [Read More]
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What Do To When Your Battery Is Plugged In, Not Charging
When you hover the mouse cursor over the battery icon in the system tray, it shows you the current charge state of the battery. If your laptop is plugged in, a small tool tip will tell you how charged... [Read More]
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What Do To When Your Battery Is Plugged In, Not Charging
When you hover the mouse cursor over the battery icon in the system tray, it shows you the current charge state of the battery. If your laptop is plugged in, a small tool tip will tell you how charged... [Read More]
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How To Add Transparency To Any Window And Pin It On Top
The Command Prompt and the Bash window in Windows 10 both have a solid background. You can change the background color but more importantly, you can make it transparent. It looks good and some people ... [Read More]
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How To Add Transparency To Any Window And Pin It On Top
The Command Prompt and the Bash window in Windows 10 both have a solid background. You can change the background color but more importantly, you can make it transparent. It looks good and some people ... [Read More]
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How To Remap The Middle Mouse Button/Scroll Wheel Click Function
Touchpads are neat bit of hardware that you can incorporate in a laptop. A touchpad doesn’t just point and click like a mouse. If you have a precision touchpad, it will support gestures in Windo... [Read More]
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How To Install Extensions In VLC Player
It’s hard to think of a feature that VLC player doesn’t have. It supports just about every media file type there is, it lets you view live streams, and watch online videos and that’s... [Read More]
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How To Make Cortana Use Google Search In Chrome And Firefox
Cortana is one of the major features introduced in Windows 10 and as predicted, it is tied to Bing. Everyone knew Cortana would use Bing and Edge by default but we were optimistic that it would come w... [Read More]
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How To Make Cortana Use Google Search In Chrome And Firefox
Cortana is one of the major features introduced in Windows 10 and as predicted, it is tied to Bing. Everyone knew Cortana would use Bing and Edge by default but we were optimistic that it would come w... [Read More]
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How To Connect A USB 2.0 Printer To A USB 3.0 Port On Windows 10
If you’ve bought a laptop in the last five years, you have at least one USB 3.0 port on your system. If your device is newer, there’s a good chance all your USB ports are 3.0, or a majorit... [Read More]
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How To Find A Tab With High CPU Usage On Chrome And Firefox
Browsers today have improved exponentially over the past decade. Even if you discount the new features and abilities a modern browser has, you still can’t ignore the fact that they’re much... [Read More]
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How To Remove The Background From An Image And Make It Transparent
JPG/JPEG and PNG are two of the most popular image formats onilne. JPEG is preferred for its small size and universal support and PNG images, while heavier, support transparency. Converting a JPEG to ... [Read More]
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How To Get Bed Time Alerts Based On When You Need To Wake Up
Apple added a new feature in the iOS clock app called Bed Time. The feature helps you get 7-8 hours of sleep everyday. It asks you what time it is you have to wake up the next day, and then tells you ... [Read More]
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How To Play Files In Alphabetical Or Numeric Order In VLC Player
You can create playlists in VLC player. The playlists can be created from files on your drive, or from URLs. A playlist is useful for when you want to listen to a podcast series, watch a TV series, or... [Read More]
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How To Select An Audio Track In Windows Media Player
If you compare Windows Media Player to the Movies & TV app in Windows 10, WMP comes out on top. Both apps have some great features but neither is a complete package. For example, the Movies & ... [Read More]
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Convert Videos For Cross Platform Viewing: Wondershare Video Converter [Review]
In a world where VLC player exists, you’d think media file formats weren’t important any more. For the most part, we think people are only concerned with watching media content. VLC player... [Read More]
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How To Record Longer Clips With Game DVR In Windows 10
Game DVR in Windows 10 can record and broadcast gameplay. It’s a neat tool if you want to record highlights from your games, or if you like to stream gameplay. Game DVR works via the game bar th... [Read More]
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How To Enable Password Expiration In Windows 10
Windows 10 lets you create a local user account, or use your Microsoft account. The local account, while perfectly functional, prevents you from using some Windows 10 features. The Microsoft account o... [Read More]
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Reset Forgotten Password For Windows 10 Local/Microsoft Account
You can password protect your Windows user account. A password lets you keep your data safe and it’s an essential feature on just about any and all devices. It’s great up until you forget ... [Read More]
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How To Get The Most Out Of A Steam Sale
Steam is a repository of the greatest collected works of gaming. Steam was released by Valve in September of 2003 in order to simplify updates for their own games (Counter-Strike, Half-Life, etc.).&nb... [Read More]
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How To Access BIOS On Your PC
BIOS is the basic input/output system that every laptop and desktop on the market comes packaged with. You normally don’t have to use it if you’ve got Windows installed. In fact, there&rsq... [Read More]
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A Look At Files Kept After A Windows 10 Reset
The Windows Registry is one of those essential components of Windows that you shouldn’t tweak too much. If you mess with it, your apps might stop working or Windows might start giving you troubl... [Read More]
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Why Do Some Keyboards Have Multiple Symbols On Some Keys?
Keyboard layouts are standardized. Most keyboards follow the QWERTY layout but there’s also the less popular QZERTY, DVORAK layouts that are used. If you get into mechanical keyboards, there are... [Read More]
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How To Fix Missing Desktop Icons On Windows
Have you ever copied files or folders to your desktop only to end up with invisible file icons?  If you open Desktop in File Explorer, the files are right there. If you go to the desktop though, ... [Read More]
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How To Get Windows To Chime On The Hour
Alarms and reminders a good way to keep track of something you need to do. When you’re swamped with work, these alarms and reminders are sometimes the only way to keep track of an approaching de... [Read More]
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Does Game Mode On Windows 10 Deliver Better Gaming Performance?
Despite people preferring one platform over another almost religiously – even the most vociferous fans can agree on one thing; Windows is the best platform for gaming. By default, until Ste... [Read More]
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How To Find Your BIOS Version And Update It On Windows 10
Your system’s BIOS rarely updates. That’s not to say it will never update but the updates aren’t like OS updates. They come only as and when needed. For example, your system manufact... [Read More]
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How To Fix Apps Opening Off Screen On Windows
When you open an app on Windows, it normally opens in the center of the screen. Some apps like Chrome and the Movies & TV app will open in full i.e., maximized view. This is if all goes well. If y... [Read More]
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How To Change The Photoshop Transparency Grid Color
Photoshop supports transparency. When you have an ’empty’ i.e., transparent layer and no other layer under it, you can see the background layer. By default, the background layer if left lo... [Read More]
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How To Disable Fluent Design In Windows 10 Apps
Fluent design is a new UI look that’s slowly rolling out to Windows 10 users. It’s more than just a UI change thought. Until it is fully developed and rolled out the UI is all we’re ... [Read More]
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How To Find The Hard Drive Serial Number In Windows
When it comes to building a PC, you can debate which components are more important. You will obviously spend more money on whatever resource makes for a better PC. That said, on any PC or laptop,... [Read More]
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How To Create A Playlist From URLs In VLC Player
VLC player can play just about any and all popular video file formats. Of course, power users know that VLC player is more than just an app for watching movies. It has incredible feature support for p... [Read More]