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How to delay Windows 10 updates like October 2020 Update

Microsoft has started the rollout of Windows 10 October 2020 Update (version 20H2) It is going to be a slow rollout through Windows Update Microsoft decided to throttle availability over the coming weeks to ensure a reliable download experience, so the update may not be offered to...

Windows 10 Update Assistant: Upgrade to October 2020 Update today!

On October 20, 2020, Microsoft began distributing the October 2020 Update for Windows 10 through Windows Update and the Media Creation Tool The update, also known as Windows 10 version 2009 or 20H2, is also available through the Windows 10 Update Assistant - a small file that acts as...

How to switch to a Windows 10 local account from a Microsoft one

If you already gave the Microsoft experience a shot and you're not impressed, switching to a Windows 10 local account from a Microsoft one is a simple process While logging in with Microsoft has the advantage of cross-device synchronization, some users choose the security and privacy...

How to check the Android version on your device: All you need to know

  If you're not passionate about technology, you probably don't know how to check the Android version on your smartphone or tablet It seems like your Android is getting a new update every day, and it's hard to keep up However, when you need help using your device or want to...

How to use the Windows 10 Your Phone app with Android smartphones

Microsoft is actively working on an ecosystem of apps that allows Windows 10 users to interact with their smartphones from their PCs For example, with the Your Phone app for Windows 10, you can get notifications, view the pictures from your Android smartphone, and interact with them...

How to make Windows 10’s File Explorer show thumbnails for all media files

File Explorer normally shows thumbnail previews for all kinds of files, like AVI, MKV, and even FLV video files However, on some systems that have special configurations, as well as in older versions of Windows 10, File Explorer might be unable to display thumbnails for some media...

How to screenshot on iPhone 11: All you need to know

Figuring out how to screenshot on iPhone 11 is not an easy task if you're switching from Android or even if you used an older iPhone before To screenshot, iPhone 11 does, however, offer two different options: this can be done using the device's physical buttons, or you can learn how...

7 ways to take a screenshot on Android (including Samsung Galaxy)

When you take a screenshot on your smartphone or tablet, your Android captures your screen's content at that exact moment This comes in handy if you want to brag about your latest high score or need to show someone what your boss had the audacity to say :) Whatever your reasons, this...

How to do a Windows System Restore from boot, without reaching the desktop

System Restore is a great tool that allows you to revert Windows and its settings to a previous working state This is useful when you encounter problems with drivers that destabilize the system or software that malfunctions However, at times, some of the changes you make may affect...

Provide remote support to Windows 10 users with Windows Remote Assistance

There aren't many people who know about Windows Remote Assistance and how to use it to provide remote technical support to other Windows 10 users Therefore, in this tutorial, we're going to cover this tool in detail It's an app that works smoothly for quick assist sessions and does...

How to make a Windows 10 hotspot: All you need to know

If you have a Windows 10 PC, laptop, or tablet, one of the best features you have at hand is the ability to transform it into a mobile hotspot In other words, you can share your internet connection with other devices over Wi-Fi or even Bluetooth Also, it doesn't even matter whether...

3 ways to create a Microsoft account from your browser

Do you want to use Microsoft products and services like Windows 10, Xbox, Skype, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Office, or OneDrive Well, to get access to all their features and benefits, you need a Microsoft account Creating a Microsoft account is free and can easily be done from your...

How to turn your Android into a Wi-Fi hotspot

If there's no wireless network nearby or if your main internet connection goes down, you can rely on your trusty Android smartphone or tablet You don't even need a cable, just an affordable data plan With just a few taps, you can set up a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot on your Android, and...

Razer Naga Pro review: The high-end mouse for any game genre

Razer is one of the most popular gaming companies in the world, and its computer peripherals are well-known for their excellent performance and solid build quality The latest gaming mouse that they launched is called Razer Naga Pro, a high-end device that comes with something fairly...

34 keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10’s Command Prompt

We bet that most, if not all the power users and geeks out there love to use the Command Prompt It's the one-stop go-to whenever you want to issue commands in a text-based form, and it's also one of the best ways to issue administrative commands The good news is that, in Windows 10,...