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How To Tag Someone In An Email In The Mail App In Windows 10
People miss important emails all the time. They either forget to respond to an email or they deem an email not relevant to them. With so many emails sent to our inbox everyday, it’s hard to... [Read More]
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How To Find The Current Desktop Background Image In Windows 10
Windows 10 remembers the last few images you set as your desktop background. It has an easy switching feature in the Settings app that lets you set a recently wallpaper image as the background in... [Read More]
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Open Google Keep Or Evernote From The Note Button In The Action Center [Windows 10]
The Action Center in Windows 10 has a handy little Note button. It lets you create a new note in the OneNote UWP app. Microsoft has  basically no customization options for this button. You h... [Read More]
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Bind The Action Center Note Button To A Section In OneNote [Windows 10]
The Action Center in Windows 10 has quick access buttons that let you toggle the WiFi, Airplane mode, and create a new note. The Note button is linked to the OneNote UWP app. If you click this button,... [Read More]
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How To Turn Off Birthday Alerts In Windows 10
Windows 10 tells you when it’s your friend’s birthday. It does so on the lock screen as well as in the Calendar app. You may or may not like Windows 10 giving you these friendly little rem... [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 Get A New Windows Spotlight Image For Your Lock Screen In Windows 10
The Windows Spotlight images on your lock screen are pretty awesome. They change daily but there is no way to dictate how often Windows 10 will get a new Windows Spotlight image for your lock screen. ... [Read More]
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How To Set The Windows Spotlight Image As Your Wallpaper In Windows 10
You can customize the the Windows 10 lock screen image. You have the option to set an image of your choice as the lock screen background or set up a slideshow. A third option lets you enable ‘Wi... [Read More]
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How To Screenshot The Lock Screen And Login Screen In Windows 10
Windows 10 comes with a built-in screenshot tool. It is pretty basic and will likely keep a lot of screenshot tools like Greenshot popular for days to come. The problem with the tool, and all screensh... [Read More]
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How To Set The Windows Spotlight Image As Your Wallpaper In Windows 10
You can customize the the Windows 10 lock screen image. You have the option to set an image of your choice as the lock screen background or set up a slideshow. A third option lets you enable ‘Wi... [Read More]
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How To Read ePub Files In Microsoft Edge In Windows 10
The Windows 10 Creators Update will add an eBook reader to Microsoft Edge. You will be able to buy and read eBooks in Edge. In addition to supporting eBooks, Edge will also be able to read e... [Read More]
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Disable Fast Startup In Windows 10 For A Proper Shut Down
Windows 10 enables something called ‘Fast start’ by default. By the sound of it, Fast startup seems like a good thing. It’s meant to make your PC boot faster after you shut it d... [Read More]
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How To Free Up Disk Space With Storage Sense In Windows 10
Internal hard disks are large enough that the average user won’t ever run out of space. Movies and the like are usually stored on external drives so that you only have documents or apps taking u... [Read More]
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How To Create Notes From The Action Center In Windows 10
The Action Center has buttons for quick settings one of which is for ‘Notes’. If you click this button, OneNote opens and you can jot down a quick note. Even though OneNote is a Microsoft ... [Read More]
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How To Create Notes From The Action Center In Windows 10
The Action Center has buttons for quick settings one of which is for ‘Notes’. If you click this button, OneNote opens and you can jot down a quick note. Even though OneNote is a Microsoft ... [Read More]
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How To Set Tabs Aside In Microsoft Edge In Windows 10
The Creators Update for Windows 10 is going to bring a lot of new features to the desktop. One rather exciting feature that’s coming to Windows 10 is the ‘Set tabs aside’ feature in ... [Read More]
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How To Add Apps For Websites In Windows 10
Smartphones rely on dedicated apps to deliver a superior user experience on a smaller device. You could never use Facebook on your Android phone or iPhone if you were forced to do so via your mobile b... [Read More]
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How To Group Tiles On The Start Menu In Windows 10
The next major Windows 10 update is called the Creators Update and it is expected to drop in March 2017. This update comes with awesome features for the Surface Studio and Surface Books. The upda... [Read More]
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How To Tint Your Screen A Warmer Color In Windows 10
Last year, an app called Flux was released for iOS. It tinted your screen a nice warm color so that looking at your phone at night didn’t hurt your eyes. The tint color also made sure a bright s... [Read More]
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How To Back Up And Restore The Start Menu Layout In Windows 10
The Start Menu lets you pin apps so that they are easier to access. You can group them together and manage the size of the tiles as well as the width of the Start Menu. It might take a little time to ... [Read More]
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How To Open PowerShell In A Specific Location In Windows 10
PowerShell comes pre-installed in Windows 10. You can access it from the Power User menu or you can search for it via Cortana. Both Windows 7 and 8 did not have PowerShell by default. Although Windows... [Read More]
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How To Make The Windows 10 Taskbar Translucent
Windows users have been modifying and tweaking the OS’s interface since forever. Microsoft has always been very flexible about allowing users to do whatever they like to the OS. Developers, like... [Read More]
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How To Fix iPhone Not Showing In File Explorer In Windows
There was a time when you could expect an Apple product, whether it was a phone or an OS, to work exceptionally well. That time is gone and it’s possible it left with Steve Jobs. Apple’s l... [Read More]
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How To Get Slide To Shutdown On Windows 10
Windows 10 is built for both desktop and mobile. The Windows 10 UI differs between the desktop and tablet but there are also a few functional changes meant to make working on a tablet easier. One such... [Read More]
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How To Exclude A File, Folder, Or Process From Windows Defender In Windows 10
Windows Defender is the built-in virus protection that Windows comes with. It isn’t easy to turn off, and occasionally it will flag a file incorrectly. That said, it’s still reasonably goo... [Read More]
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How To Install Extensions From Outside The Windows Store In Microsoft Edge
Microsoft Edge now supports extensions. You can download an extension for Edge from the Windows Store. Microsoft has added support for extensions only recently to Edge so there aren’t a lot of t... [Read More]
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How To Get Scroll To Next Picture Function Back In The Photos App In Windows 10
The Photos app in Windows 10 allowed users to go to the next or previous photo by scrolling the mouse wheel. Users were not happy with this functionality. It was likely due to Windows Photo Viewer, th... [Read More]
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How To Add Or Remove Apps From The Share Panel In Windows 10
Windows 10 has a system wide Share panel that works with all Windows Store apps, and the default apps in Windows 10. It lists the apps that you can use to share photos or files with. Something almost ... [Read More]
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How To Print Black & White In Microsoft Edge In Windows 10
Browsers let you send a print job to your printer. You can print a PDF file or even a web page. Although browsers support printing, web content itself isn’t optimized for it. You will see a lot ... [Read More]
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Change The Login Screen Background In Windows 10
Windows 10 has a lock screen and a login screen. The login screen is the one you see when you hit Escape on the lock screen and where you enter your password to get to your desktop. Windows 10 has mad... [Read More]
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How To Set Default Apps In Windows 10 When It Won’t Let You
Windows has always made it easy to set default apps. If you don’t like Internet Explorer, or Windows Media Player, you can easily change the default web browser and the default media player. Thi... [Read More]
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How To Share Game Clips And Screenshots To Your Xbox Feed In Windows 10
GameDVR is an Xbox app feature in Windows 10 that lets you record game play or take screenshots whenever you like. The screenshot and screen recording feature isn’t there just so you can forever... [Read More]
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How To Fix ‘No OpenGL Context’ Error When Running Minecraft In Windows 10
Minecraft is a game that isn’t resource hungry. Unless you heavily mod it, it isn’t going to need a very high end graphics card to run although the game might be sluggish on an older syste... [Read More]
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How To Fix High RAM Usage By Game DVR Server In Windows 10
Windows 10 has a feature called Game DVR. It lets you screenshot and record game play. The feature works through the Xbox app. The concept behind the feature is good since people make a living out of ... [Read More]