Tutorials and how to guides about using gadgets, hardware, and software.

Game Bar

2 ways to change the keyboard shortcuts for the Game Bar in Windows 10

  • tutorial
  • Codrut Neagu
  • 10.04.2017
In Windows 10 Creators Update, the new Game Bar makes every gamer's life a bit easier and more pleasant. This tool lets you record game clips, take screenshots and even live stream your gameplay. All these are possible just by pushing a few keys on...

What version of Java do I have installed? 3 Ways to learn the answer

  • tutorial
  • Codrut Neagu
  • 29.03.2017
The Java runtime software for Windows computers and devices is responsible for allowing us to run programs and apps that were developed using Java. Because many apps still use Java, you probably already have it installed on your Windows PC. Either because you've installed it...

11 things you can do to fix webcam issues on Skype

  • tutorial
  • Codrut Neagu
  • 25.03.2017
Are you having problems with your webcam while using Skype? You can hear the people to whom you speak, but they can't see you? Or maybe the only thing they can see are blurred lines or gray images? Whether you use an external webcam that's...
Windows Security

5 things you can do with the new Windows Defender Security Center

  • misc
  • Codrut Neagu
  • 14.03.2017
Windows Defender is Microsoft's in-house antivirus product, and it has been protecting users for a long time now. However, in Microsoft's Windows 8.1 and Windows 10, its interface and usability didn't improve much. Luckily, good times have come to it too, and in Windows 10...
Paint 3D

6 things you can do with Paint 3D in Windows 10

  • misc
  • Codrut Neagu
  • 04.03.2017
In Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft decided to include a new app called Paint 3D. This app that shares its name with the classic Paint application from all previous Windows operating systems. This is because it wants to be as simple as the previous application...
Xbox app

6 things you can do with the Xbox app in Windows 10

  • misc
  • Codrut Neagu
  • 28.02.2017
The Xbox app from Windows 10 is how Microsoft caters to the needs of the gamers community. It's an app designed to enhance your gaming life, by offering tools that let you stream games from your Xbox One console, record the games that you play,...

What are the F1, F2, F3 to F12 keyboard keys used for?

  • misc
  • Codrut Neagu
  • 13.02.2017
If you have used a computer, then you have also used a computer keyboard. And if that's true, you surely saw and probably also used its function keys. They are the F1, F2 to F12 keys that are found on the top row of most...

Best free weather apps for Windows computers and devices

  • misc
  • Marte Brengle
  • 30.01.2017
Ever hear the old saying "Everyone complains about the weather but nobody does anything about it?" Today, although we still can't change the weather, we have many ways of checking the forecast so we can at least be prepared for what's coming. Every operating system...