User Accounts and Family Safety

Password
Tutorial
05.03.2016
If you created a password reset disk in Windows as soon as you set up your computer or device, it can be a lifesaver if you manage to forget your user account password later on. As you will see from this guide, using the Password Reset Wizard is very easy and anyone can reset their Windows password...
Password
Tutorial
04.26.2016
The human memory is fantastic. You can encode, store and retrieve information when needed very quickly but, unlike your computer's memory, it is not perfect. It lacks a basic feature: it doesn't have permanent storage. Unfortunately, passwords make no exceptions and you might be in a situation when...
Assigned access
Tutorial
03.29.2016
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...
Guest account
Misc
01.27.2016
For reasons known only to Microsoft, they decided to remove the Guest account from Windows 10. As of July 2015, starting with build 10159, this feature is gone from Windows 10, without much in terms of an explanation from Microsoft. Even though this feature is removed from Windows 10, you will find...
Cortana
Tutorial
12.09.2015
Not long ago, Microsoft released the November fall update for Windows 10, which brings many improvements and also several new features. One of the features many users asked for, is the possibility of using Cortana with a local user account, instead of a Microsoft account. Up until now, logging into...
User account
Tutorial
10.27.2015
Windows 10 allows you to create a user account for each person who uses your computer or device, so that you can keep things separate between users. Obviously, each user account has a password that must be typed in order to login. If you need to change your password, because it has been compromised...
Google
Tutorial
09.11.2015
For quite a few years now, Google's prodigy child, the Android mobile operating system, has been gaining popularity among the smartphone and tablet users of the World. Why is that, you may ask? Well, there are countless reasons for it, one of them being that ever since the beginning, Android has bee...
Tutorial
08.17.2015
Gmail is one of the most popular web based email services and it's also probably your favourite. Why is it so popular? Well, mostly because it's intuitive, efficient and accessible to any user. Now, your emails, contacts and calendar are available on your Windows Phone device, right at your fingerti...
Tutorial
08.06.2015
No matter whether you use Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, we will show you how to set up your operating system so that it will log you in automatically, without requesting that you type your user account password or PIN code every time. We will guide you through all the steps and share with yo...
User account
Tutorial
07.23.2015
In many cases we are not the only users of our devices. Whether you have a little brother or a little sister, or one of your grandparents wants to experience the new world of technology, because they are not familiar with these devices, they could cause a real damage in your operating system. For th...
Tutorial
07.23.2015
After we showed you how to link a Skype ID with a Microsoft account in a previous article, it only seems fair to also explain to you how to unlink them at some point. The need to do this might be related to your desire to link the Skype ID to a different Microsoft account or simply because you want...
User account
Tutorial
07.22.2015
Since the launch of Windows 10 is just around the corner, we have decided to take a closer look at this operating system's usage of Microsoft accounts. As we all know, starting with Windows 8, users had to choose, when logging into the operating system, between using a local account or a Microsoft a...