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Start Menu
Did you know that you can set the Windows 10 Start Menu to show all kinds of folders like Documents, Downloads, HomeGroup or Network? By default, they aren't shown on the Start Menu but, with just a couple of clicks or taps, you can easily add them. Read this tutorial to learn how it’s done: NOTE:...
In the recent builds of Windows 10, the clock from the taskbar has received a new feature: it’s now capable of showing your agenda and it also lets you schedule new events in your Calendar. It’s a small feature, yet a very useful one. This agenda is surely making the taskbar clock a lot more interes...
Start Menu
The Start Menu from Windows 10 is one of the most customizable parts of the operating system. And that’s a good thing, considering that it’s used often, by all users. The “Recently added” apps list is a section of the Start Menu that was designed to make it easier for us to access the apps and progr...
The taskbar has been with us for a very long time, and it’s still present in Windows 10, although lots has changed about it. The taskbar is one of the most useful parts of the Windows desktop and, as such, it deserves to be customized so that it fits your needs. If you’re curious about what can be p...
Start Menu
In Windows 10, the Start Menu made a comeback and, just like in Windows 7 and previous versions of Windows, you can use it to arrange apps and shortcuts the way you like to, so that you can quickly access the ones you use the most. In this article we're going to show you how to resize app tiles and...
Close to its one year anniversary, Windows 10 is found on hundreds of millions of computers and devices. Looking at how the Settings app has become a whole lot more important than ever before, we thought it would be a good idea to share with you all the methods we know for launching it. This is a ro...
Notification area
The notification area on the taskbar, also known as the system tray, has been in Windows for quite a long time. It kept on improving and helping users get easy access to system functions, system notifications and applications, in all Windows versions, starting with Windows 95. It's still here in Win...
Virtual desktop
If you used a Mac or a Linux computer in the past, then you know that these operating systems offer multiple desktops. If you're a Windows user, you never had this choice until Windows 10, which is the first Windows ever to include multiple virtual desktops. That means you can create and use more th...
QR code
QR codes are everywhere these days: you can find them printed on the packaging of your latest smartphone, you can find them on business cards, included on presentations at conferences, you can even see them painted on buildings. People and companies use them to store and distribute all kinds and inf...
Task Manager
Task Manager is a great tool that helps you manage the way programs, processes and services run. In Windows 8.1 and Windows 10, it has received many improvements, some of which are simply awesome. But, before you go into detail and learn how the Task Manager works, we would like to share with you al...
Sticky Notes
Sticky Notes are one of the simplest and most useful tools in Windows operating systems because they are the electronic equivalent of the paper sticky notes every desk employee knows intimately. If you’re such a person, you also know that sticky notes are useful only if they stick and remain visible...
Assigned access
Windows 10’s assigned access is a feature that allows you to restrict a local account to use only a specific app from the Windows Store. Thus, whenever someone signs in with that user account, he or she will be able to use only the application that the administrator has assigned to that account. The...