Programs

Windows Feedback
Tutorial
05.27.2016
After their failure with Windows 8, Microsoft started to listen more to its users and testers. Now they ask for feedback on pretty much anything from the Windows features we don’t like to the apps that we want improved. Windows 10 comes with a neat little app called Windows Feedback that anyone can...
Command Prompt
Tutorial
05.26.2016
The easiest way to view information about your computer is to use Windows built-in graphical tools like the Task Manager or System Information. However, just like us, some people prefer to use the Command Prompt for, well, anything. That’s why, in this article, we thought it would be useful to show...
Command Prompt
Tutorial
05.25.2016
In one of our previous tutorials, you learned how to use basic commands in Command Prompt. Now it's time to take things to the next level and see how to use some of the more advanced commands. Today, we’re going to take a close look at some very useful network commands. We will learn about things li...
Task Manager
Tutorial
05.23.2016
Microsoft has improved the startup time a lot, in Windows 10 and Windows 8.1. While you’ll certainly notice the snappy get-up-and-go time in the beginning, you’ll still find that, over time, performance will degrade. The main reason why a Windows device slows at startup is the lengthening of the lis...
DVD
Tutorial
05.19.2016
Are you searching for a way to create a disc-to-disc copy of a CD, DVD or Blu-Ray? Then you are in luck. In this guide, we will discuss the steps and principles involved in making a copy of any disc, in any version of Windows. Then, we will cover some of the best tools for the job. If you are intere...
Command Prompt
Tutorial
05.11.2016
Geeks and experts all love the Command Prompt because of the advanced tasks and commands you can run in it. But that doesn’t mean that it’s only useful for experts - after all, every expert was a novice in the beginning. And Command Prompt is not built only on advanced commands, but also on simple c...
Antivirus
Misc
05.07.2016
All computer viruses are bad, but some of them are nastier than others. When a really evil one infects your system and takes control of your PC, you might find yourself in a prison: you can’t use your infected computer for anything, disinfection included. When something like this happens, a way to g...
Disc image
Misc
05.05.2016
When was the last time you used a CD or a DVD? We recently asked ourselves this question, and the answer was: a long time ago. In order to replace physical discs, the idea of mounting images as virtual drives is quite appealing. In addition, disc images are not limited by the space provided by a phy...
Quit smoking
Misc
05.05.2016
Smoking is one of the worst habits you can have: it’s bad for you and it’s bad for those close to you. Not long ago - 99 days, but who’s counting? - my wife and I decided to quit smoking. We were both long term smokers and we were both at our “nth” try of quitting smoking. This time we managed not t...
Copy disc
Tutorial
05.04.2016
We all purchase DVDs and Blu-Rays with all kinds of media content: movies, games, music, software, etc. However, as we use those discs, their quality wanes with time and, after a few years, they become unusable. Your only solution is to purchase them again but that costs money one more time and it j...
Quit smoking
Misc
04.27.2016
Smoking cigarettes is one of the best ways to make sure that you will have health problems sooner rather than later. You could develop lung cancer, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), all kinds of heart diseases, stroke, asthma, diabetes and all the other types of cancer you can think of....
Cortana
Tutorial
04.20.2016
Cortana can be very helpful as a personal digital assistant and one of her best features is that she can perform web searches for you when you ask her to. However, by default, she searches the Web using Bing - Microsoft’s search engine. That’s all fine and dandy in theory, but many people like Googl...