System and Security
People have smartphones and tablets with Android, but not many of them know the exact version of Android that they are using. When you have to solve problems or find tutorials on how to do something on your Android device, you need to know what version of Android you have. In this guide, we help you find the answer. It does not matter if your smartphone or tablet is made by Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, Motorola, LG, HTC, or some other company. Let's get started:
While, at its core, Windows 10 is similar to Windows 8 and Windows 7, it is also very different from older operating systems like Windows XP. Most desktop apps developed for Windows 8 or Windows 7 should run in Windows 10. On the other hand, it's unlikely that apps developed for Windows XP would work well or at all on Windows 10. If you are dealing with an older program, that either crashes or misbehaves on Windows 10, and you simply must use it, you can try running it using Windows 10's compatibility settings.
Being able to change the settings that govern the way your computer or device works is important on any operating system. Windows 10 is no different, and its Settings app continues to receive new updates, making it easier than ever to find a setting and to set up everything according to your preferences. This tutorial shows you the current setup of the Settings app and how you can use it if you are looking for settings or need help personalizing Windows 10:
Windows 10 is the best known operating system for PCs, and many want to install it on their computers and devices. One way to do that is by upgrading from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1. Another way is to use a DVD with the Windows 10 setup, a USB flash drive, or an ISO file with the installation. In this guide, we show you how to make a clean Windows 10 installation on your computer or device, using the following types of installation media: DVD, ISO file, or USB memory stick. Let's get started:
On November 12th, 2019, Microsoft began distributing the November 2019 Update for Windows 10, through Windows Update and also via the Media Creation Tool. On November 18th, the update, also known as Windows 10 version 1909, has also become available through the Windows Update Assistant. As not all systems receive it at once through Windows Update, because Microsoft rolls it out gradually, you can instead choose to use the Windows 10 Update Assistant to get the November 2019 Update right now.
If you want to install Windows 10, you first have to create installation media such as a bootable USB memory stick or a DVD. Fortunately, that is a simple thing to do in Windows 10, as Microsoft developed the Media Creation Tool just for that reason. If you want to learn where to download the Media Creation Tool and how to use it to build your Windows 10 installation media or download an ISO file with the latest Windows 10 November 2019 Update, read this guide:
ESET is one of the top security vendors in the world, and many organizations have endorsed their products. Their most popular solution for consumers is ESET Internet Security and, on top of the antivirus engine, firewall module, and web shield, it also bundles tools such as payment and banking protection and parental controls. We were curious to see what it has to offer and how good it is for protecting Windows computers and devices. Read this review and see whether ESET Internet Security is the best security product for you:
With Windows 10, Microsoft does not try just to make the lives of home users easier. They also have quite a few features addressed strictly to developers. They allow you to install, run, test and manage apps that were not certified by the Microsoft Store, while also enabling you to track and monitor them both locally and remotely. Here are eight Windows 10 features that are useful to software developers:
The Task Manager app from Windows is an essential feature of the operating system, and nearly everyone has used it on their computers. We also think that the most frequent use of this tool is to close apps that no longer respond to clicks and commands. Besides that, the Task Manager gives you a perspective of the resources available on your devices, how they are used, the performance of your Windows device, and so on.
Windows 10 has some exciting new options that allow you to change the mouse pointer size and color. Have you grown tired of the dull white or black mouse pointer? Would you prefer one in a lively color, maybe one that matches your wallpaper? How about making it up to three times bigger? Here is how to change the mouse pointer size and color in Windows 10: