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Starting with October 2018 Update, Windows 10 includes a new tool called Snip & Sketch. It is a rather simple tool that replaces the Snipping Tool, and which lets you take screenshots on your Windows 10 device, and edit them. If you want to find out how to open Snip & Sketch and how to use it to take screenshots, read this tutorial:
QR codes are everywhere: you can find them printed on the packaging of your latest gadgets, 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 of information, in a manner that is quickly accessible to anyone with a smartphone. Have you seen how a QR code looks? Did you scan one? Do you know what a QR code does? If you do not, read this guide to learn everything that you should know about QR codes, including how to create one:
Do you need to take a screenshot on your Android smartphone or tablet? Do you need a guide that is updated for the latest versions of Android like 8.0 Oreo and the newest smartphones like Samsung Galaxy S9 or Huawei P20 Pro? We have three methods that work well both on Android smartphones and tablets. Let's get started:
NOTE: This guide was tested and confirmed to work on the following versions of Android: Android 8.0 Oreo, Android 7.0 Nougat, and Android 6.0 Marshmallow. However, it should also work on older versions.
You are probably aware of the risks you are exposed to when you use the same password on all your accounts. Regardless of what type of account you use to log into Windows 10, a weak password can give access to your files to anyone who knows it or can crack it. Therefore, you may want to consider changing it. Also, if your Windows 10 account has been compromised, you must change your password at once. In this article we show you how to change your account password in Windows 10 in the easiest way possible:
Windows 10 comes with lots of features, and Cortana is one of the most interesting of the lot. Cortana is a program that acts as your personal digital assistant and can help you interact more humanly with your Windows 10 device. Because of that, and also because Microsoft refers to Cortana as "her," we are going to do the same. You can tell her to do various things, like launching apps, take notes, remind you when you have an appointment, ask her about the weather prognosis or even whether she likes Siri or not.
The Sticky Notes app is one of the oldest programs in Windows. It is a simple tool that lets you create quick notes that stick to your desktop. They are the virtual alternative to the paper sticky notes that many people have crowding on their desks or their fridges. If you have not used the Sticky Notes from Windows until now, it may be time for you to start. They can help you remove the clutter on your desk and they are simple to use. But, before you do, let's see first how you can open them in Windows:
In Windows 10 April 2018 Update, Microsoft has introduced a new feature called the Timeline. This feature stores the history of your activities in Windows 10, on Microsoft's cloud servers (if you want to) and synchronizes it across your Windows 10 devices. If you do not use this feature and you want Windows 10 to stop collecting your activity history, here is how to stop it:
Many IT professionals use PowerShell to manage Windows computers and devices and to execute administrative tasks of all kinds. Before you can use PowerShell, you first need to know how to start it. That's why we made a long list of all the methods available for starting this tool, including with admin rights. Read on and see them all:
If you have ever used a Mac or a Linux computer, you surely know that these operating systems allow you to use multiple virtual desktops. If you are a Windows user, until Windows 10 you did not have this choice. Windows 10 is the first Windows operating system that lets you create and use virtual desktops. It is a handy feature that allows you to organize your tasks better. In this guide, we show you how you to create, work on, and remove virtual desktops in Windows 10:
The System Configuration tool is also known by its msconfig.exe executable file. This app is useful to people who want to manage the Windows startup and the boot options, as well as troubleshoot stability and performance issues. You can do all that from this handy little tool, but before that, you first have to open it. In this article, we show you eight ways to start System Configuration (msconfig.exe) in Windows: