Windows 10 Tips


Windows Tips

November 2017

How to delete downloaded Windows update files (11/16/17)

Forgot your Windows 10 password? (11/16/17)

Windows 10 lets you share files wirelessly with new Apple AirDrop-like feature (11/09/17)

How to get more battery life with Windows 10’s new Power Throttling feature (11/09/17)

Block “You need to format the disk” message in Windows (11/09/17)

Windows 10: If you want a highly secure device, follow these rules (11/07/17)

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: Be proactive and turn on ransomware protection (11/06/17)

How to install, reinstall, upgrade, and activate Windows 10 (11/03/17)

October 2017

After Windows 10 upgrade, do these seven things immediately (10/27/17) Webmaster comment: As the article points out, gone are the days when you can configure Windows once and forget it. Now that it’s SaaS (Software as a Service) you can expect to do it approximately every 6 months. Then there is the ‘malware watch’, constant updates of security programs, updates of third party applications — and on and on. Now isn’t using anything by Microsoft really so much fun? That’s your call, folks! 

After Windows 10 upgrade, do these seven things immediately (10/27/17)

Twelve Windows 10 features you didn’t know about (10/26/17)

How to turn on One-Click Communication in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (10/17/17)

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: How to use OneDrive Files on Demand (10/17/17/)

How to protect your Windows 10 PC from ransomware with the Fall Creators Update (10/17/17)

Windwows 10 Productivity Tips: Making everyday tasks easier (10/16/17)

Windows 10 performance and troubleshooting tips: Run faster, smoother, longer (10/16/17)

Windows 10 setup and configuration tips: Don’t settle for default settings (10/16/17)

Fix ‘jumping icons” on the Windows 10 desktop (10/13/17)

Create Windows media recovery with AOMEI Windows PE Builder (10/13/17)

Windows 10 Tip: Customize and rearrange the Quick Actions buttons (10/11/17)

How to take advantage of symbolic links in Windows 10 (10/06/17)

Windows 10 Tip: More shell shortcuts that offer fast access to system folders (10/04/17)

How to access Desktop Themes in Windows 10 Creators Update (10/03/17)

September 2017

How to hack the Windows Registry to add Control Panel to the desktop right-click menu (09/26/17)

August 2017

Windows 10 tip: Make the File Explorer navigation pane work like classic Windows Explorer (08/30/17)

How to take advantage of Windows 10’s Precision Touchpad Gestures (08/25/17)

Windows 10 tip: Keep you Microsoft account secure and private (08/23/17)

Seven ways to access Safe Mode in Windows 10 (08/23/17)

FAQ: How to install, reinstall, upgrade, and activate Windows 10 (08/18/17)

Best ransomware removal tools (08/14/17)

Windows 10 tip: Create a new local user account for troubleshooting (08/10/17)

How to work around a fouled up File History transfer operation in Windows 10 (08/10/17)

Manage Windows 10 search indexing (08/10/17)

How to use ‘Emergency Restart’ to reboot a frozen PC (08/01/17)

July 2017

How to change the default browser in Windows 10 (07/25/17)

Find and use the Windows 10 firewall (07/21/17) Webmaster: This link contains short tutorials explaining how to use and configure other features also. 

How to use System Information in Windows 10 to create configuration data sets for troubleshooting (07/19/17)

Windows 10 tip: More secret shortcuts to your favorite settings (07/19/17)

Windows 10 tip: Secret shortcuts to your favorite settings (07/12/17)

Windows 10 Tip: Customize your Precision Touchpad settings (07/05/17)

How to reset data usage in Windows 10 (07/05/17)