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How To Fix Resume Playback In VLC Player After The Creators Update
VLC player has a neat little resume playback feature. It detects when you play a media file that has recently been played in VLC. It knows where you left off when you closed a file. When you open it a... [Read More]
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How To Change The System Font Size In Windows 10 Creators Update
Every major Windows 10 update makes the Control Panel slightly more obsolete. Microsoft has been migrating features and settings from the Control Panel to the new Settings app. The process has quite a... [Read More]
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How To Import And Export Themes In Windows 10
You can create custom themes in Windows 10. It’s a pretty simple process that we detailed last week. A theme includes a wallpaper and an accent color. When you create a theme, it is saved to you... [Read More]
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How To Create Custom Themes In Windows 10
Windows 10 added themes in the Creators Update. It comes with three default themes and you can download more from the Windows Store. At present, the themes are basic. You get wallpapers and an accent ... [Read More]
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How To Update Windows Subsystem For Linux On Windows 10
The Windows 10 Anniversary Update added Linux to the Windows platform. The Windows Subsystem for Linux is an optional Windows feature. You can choose to enable it but there’s no way to... [Read More]
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How To Get Game Mode In Windows 10 Pro N
Game mode is one of the highlight features in the Windows 10 Creators Update. It’s basically a system optimization feature that helps games run better on your system. You can access it from the ... [Read More]
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How To Reverse Scroll Direction In Windows 10
Windows 10, used to have an easy to access reverse scroll direction option. It allowed you to reverse the direction your trackpad scrolled in. It was in the Settings app under Devices>Mouse &a... [Read More]
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How To Configure The Power Button To Turn Off The Display In Windows 10
Windows 10 Creators Update is rolling out to users now. If you don’t want to wait for the roll out, you can upgrade to the Creators Update now. There are several new features in the Creators Upd... [Read More]
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Move The Current Window To A Virtual Desktop With A Hotkey [Windows 10]
Virtual desktops in Windows 10 are a bare-bone feature. Third-party apps allow you to name virtual desktops and jump straight to one without cycling through them all. The built-in keyboard shortc... [Read More]
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How To Get The Windows 10 Creators Update
It’s April and the Windows 10 Creators Update is happening. Microsoft formally announced the release date for the Creators Update and shed a little light on how the roll out will take place. As ... [Read More]
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Automatically Switch To The Dark Theme At Night In Windows 10
Windows 10 has a dark and light theme. It applies to all UWP apps. Users can switch to the dark or light theme from the Settings app. What they can’t do is schedule when Windows 10 will automati... [Read More]
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How To Uninstall A UWP App In Windows 10
Microsoft is gunning for UWP apps to be a success. The Windows Store has a modest number of apps and some popular companies have developed UWP apps. That said Microsoft is demonstrably clumsy at&... [Read More]
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How To Set Different Resolutions For Multiple Monitors In Windows 10
When you connect a second display to your PC, Windows 10 automatically sets the same resolution for it as the primary display. If both displays are the same size, this isn’t a problem. If one of... [Read More]
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How To Add A Custom Lock Screen Message In Windows 10
The login screen is the first thing you see when you boot your system or switch to a different account. It’s not the best place to put a  grocery list but it’s not a bad place to put ... [Read More]
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How To Screenshot A Specific Area On Your Screen In Windows 10
Windows 10 is the first Windows version to have a built-in screenshot feature. Users on older versions had to rely on the Snipping tool which wasn’t very convenient to use. This missing feature ... [Read More]
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15 New Features In The Creators Update For Windows 10
Windows 10 is about to get its third major update since its launch. The Creator’s Update will roll out to users in April 2017. The previous two major updates for Windows 10 came in November... [Read More]
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Fix DRIVER IRQL_LESS_OR_NOT_EQUAL Error in Windows 10
When Windows 10 runs well, it runs exceptionally well. When it doesn’t run well, you are likely to see the dreaded blue screen of death (BSOD) more often than your desktop. The BSOD doesn’... [Read More]
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What Is The Microsoft – WPD – 2/22/2016 Update On Windows 10?
Windows 10 users are seeing a new update in the Settings app. This update, while from Microsoft, is slightly alarming because of its name. The update is called Microsoft – WPD – 2/22/2016 ... [Read More]
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How To Download The Official Windows 10 ISO From Microsoft
Microsoft distributed Windows 10 through a special media creation tool. The new OS was free to existing Windows 7 and 8 users for one year. The media creation tool downloads the required files needed ... [Read More]
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What Is The Microsoft – WPD – 2/22/2016 Update On Windows 10?
Windows 10 users are seeing a new update in the Settings app. This update, while from Microsoft, is slightly alarming because of its name. The update is called Microsoft – WPD – 2/22/2016 ... [Read More]
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How To Remove Suggested Apps From The Share Menu In Windows 10
Windows 10, like Windows 8, has contextual sharing. If you select files in File Explorer, a share tab appears on the ribbon. It lets you share files via supported apps. The apps that support contextua... [Read More]
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How To Tell If Windows 10 Is A Fresh Install Or An Upgrade
Windows 10 was free for Windows 7 and Windows 8 users. For one year, Microsoft gave users the option to upgrade their old version of Windows to the newest one. The free offer was rescinded when M... [Read More]
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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]