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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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What Is The Punycode Phishing Attack And How To Stay Safe
The internet can be a dangerous place. Earlier this week, we talked about a new scam email going around trying to get users to buy a fake VPN service. The scam put your money and your data at risk. Fo... [Read More]
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How To Get System Wide Access To Fastboot And ADB Tools [Windows]
Google released fastboot and ADB stand alone binaries last year. You can download them if you aren’t interested in downloading the entire Android SDK. Compared to the massive SDK file, these too... [Read More]
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How To Get System Wide Access To Fastboot And ADB Tools [Windows]
Google released fastboot and ADB stand alone binaries last year. You can download them if you aren’t interested in downloading the entire Android SDK. Compared to the massive SDK file, these too... [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 View Battery Percentage For Xbox One Controllers In Windows
If you game you’ve likely at some point heard the PC vs Console debate. If you really love the PC or Console you play on, you might have engaged in this debate too. We’re no one to ju... [Read More]
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How To Dual-boot Ubuntu And Windows 10
Many people want to run both Linux and Windows at the same time. The reason is pretty simple: Linux has strengths, and Windows does too, so why not get the best of both worlds and dual-boot them? In t... [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 Enter Fullscreen In A UWP App In Windows 10
Windows 10 users complain that Microsoft Edge doesn’t have a fullscreen mode. Every modern browser has one but Edge doesn’t. It seems odd that Microsoft would develop a new browser only to... [Read More]
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How To Move An App Installation To Another Drive In Windows
When you install an app on your PC, the installer asks which drive you want to install it in. By default, the apps are installed in the C drive where the operating system is installed. Windows 10 ... [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 Figure Out International Page Sizes For Printing
Printing pages have standard sizes. At work, the most you will see are the standard A4 size page. For MS Word the default paper size is set to something called ‘legal’. Outside work, there... [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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How To Switch To Mini View In The Movies & TV App In Windows 10
Windows 10 Creators Update has a new feature called Mini View. It’s limited to the Movies & TV, and Skype Preview apps for now. This feature lets you pin the app to a corner of your screen o... [Read More]
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How To Disable Auto Tab Refresh In Chrome
Chrome automatically refreshes tabs that you haven’t visited in a while. It’s a new feature added to the browser in version 48. If you have several tabs open in any given window in Ch... [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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What Is The Apple File System (APFS) Introduced In iOS 10.3
File Systems are how hard drives organize data for the operating system to read. Every operating system is built to work on a file system. Windows FAT, FAT32, and NTFS. macOS uses HFS+. ... [Read More]
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How To View And Clear The Printer Queue In Windows 10
In Windows 7, when you print a document a little printer icon appears in the System Tray. This icon lets you access the printer’s queue. From the printer queue you can pause or cancel a print jo... [Read More]
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Fix Pinned Apps Not Opening In Place On The Taskbar In Windows 10
When you open a pinned app from the Taskbar, it opens exactly where it is pinned. A line appears under the icon to show that the pinned app is running. This is what happens when the Taskbar ... [Read More]
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How To Download Netflix Content On Windows 10
At the end of 2016, Netflix introduced a download feature in its iOS and Android apps. The feature lets users download select content to their phone or tablet. The feature helps reduce data consu... [Read More]
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Run Bash As Admin From The Context Menu In Windows 10
The Anniversary Update added Bash to Windows 10. The feature in and of itself was the major highlight of the update. This feature is for developers and not the average end user. Bash in... [Read More]
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Fix This App Can’t Run On Your PC Error In Windows 10
The Windows 10 SmartScreen filter protects you from apps by unverified developers. The filter is easy to dismiss if you know the app in question is safe. The SmartScreen filter shows different error m... [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 Fix ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED Error In Chrome
Chrome stops opening certain domains without warning. It will open everything else but refuse to open one or several domains. When Chrome fails to open a domain, it will give you the ERR_CONNECTI... [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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How To Change The Language For Chrome Translate
Chrome has a built-in translation feature. When you visit a webpage that isn’t in your default language, Chrome offers to translate it. The translation option is accessible from the Omnibar. You... [Read More]
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How To Manually Add Album Art In iTunes
iTunes is very good at organizing your music. The only catch is you have to have bought your music from iTunes. If you buy music from anywhere other than iTunes, it might not be organized as well. Alb... [Read More]
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Is Splashtop A Viable Alternative For Microsoft Remote Desktop?
There are numerous screen sharing apps out there. Some let you view your screen, or parts of your screen from a remote location/connection. Even the native Microsoft Remote Desktop app enables you to ... [Read More]
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The 5 Best Android Emulators Ranked
Android emulators are a good way to test apps while they are in development. Once people realized they could use these environments to play android games on a PC/Mac, they became a craze, of sort... [Read More]
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How To Disable Touch Input On Your Android Phone [No-root]
Touch screens have changed the way we interact with phones. They’re easier to use and a physical keyboard or a number pad is no longer a necessity which means larger screens. A touch screen... [Read More]