In one of our previous articles we’ve shown how to add or remove standard shortcuts on the Desktop, such as Computer, Network, Control Panel or your User's Files. Now, we would like to illustrate how you can customize these icons. In case you’re not happy with the changes you made, this article also...
When you first see the Desktop on a newly installed Windows, you will find that only one icon is shown: the Recycle Bin. Over time, most of the icons that appear on the Desktop will be shortcuts, which are links to a file or program present elsewhere on your computer. This being said, if you delete...
App switcher
If you are new to Windows Phone device, you may wonder how to quickly switch between apps. Initially, you may tap the Back button until you get to the app that you want to switch to, but that’s not very productive. There is a better method and it works just like Alt-Tab in Windows. Here’s how to qui...
Notification area
The notification area on the taskbar, also known as the system tray, has been in Windows for quite a long time now. It kept on improving and helping us get easy access to system functions, system notifications and to applications in all the Windows operating systems, starting with Windows 95. It's s...
Don’t you hate when someone calls and you need to reject their call without being able to text them back? Surely, you had a good reason to do it, maybe you were busy or you couldn’t use the phone at that moment, but still, you might seem rude to the people whose calls you are rejecting. Luckily, Win...
Did you know that Windows 10 allows you to snap four windows side by side? Did you know that snapping windows is easier than ever on computers with multiple monitors? Did you know that you can snap windows side by side even on Windows 10 tablets which start all apps in full-screen mode? If you answe...