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The Task Scheduler is a tool that was introduced in the Windows environment more than 20 years ago and it has seen little change since its introduction. It does what its name suggests: it schedules tasks that execute apps, commands, and scripts based on specific times or events in Windows. In this guide, we share the basics about browsing the library of active scheduled tasks, so that you learn more about them, what they do and when they are triggered.
Regardless of whether you have a PC, a laptop, or any other device that runs on Windows, it probably has a screen attached to it. It can be a monitor, a laptop or tablet display, or even a TV screen. Have you wondered what your screen's resolution is? Do you want to learn how to find what resolution your display uses? If you did, read this article and see seven ways to answer this question:
Proxy servers are either public services that promise to bypass content restrictions on the internet or are imposed on private networks by the administrator (this is the case for corporate networks) who wants to control and optimize the access to the internet. Regardless of the need to use a proxy server, when you use a web browser, you may have to set this up. This tutorial shows you how to set a proxy server in all the major browsers for Windows: Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, and Opera.
In the latest versions of Windows 10, users can link their Windows computers and devices to their Android ones. After making this link, it is easy to send pictures from your smartphone to your PC, or to send links and web pages between devices, so that you can continue reading them from where you left off. Here is how to link your Windows 10 computers with your Android devices:What you need to be able to link Windows 10 with Android devices:
For the linking process to work, you need the following:
A useful tool that any decent web browser offers is private browsing. This feature has a different name, depending on the browser that you are using. Google Chrome calls it Incognito, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge name it InPrivate, Firefox and Opera name it Private browsing. In this article we show you how to enable private browsing in all the major web browsers and how to check if you are browsing privately or not:
Skype offers options for you to chat or make audio and video calls with your family, friends, and co-workers. Furthermore, you can make audio, and video group calls for free. Also, you do not need to install any additional software for these group calls to work since this feature is built into the Skype apps for Windows, Android, and iOS. Read this tutorial, and see how easy it is to make audio, and video group calls with Skype, regardless of whether you are using a Windows PC, an Android smartphone or an iPhone:
In Windows 10, starting with April 2018 Update (version 1803), Microsoft introduced a new app called the Diagnostic Data Viewer. It is a tool that you can download and install on your Windows 10 PC to see what diagnostic data you are sending to Microsoft. The information it displays is structured into categories and can be filtered as you wish. But even so, understanding it is not easy for a non-technical user. If you want to know what information about your computer Windows 10 is sending to Microsoft, here is how to get and use the Diagnostic Data Viewer:
Windows has always been able to tell you nearly everything you want to know about your computer: hardware, software, drivers, you name it. System Information puts all the information neatly at your fingertips. Let's take a look at this useful Windows app and what it can show you about your computer, in all modern versions of Windows:
NOTE: This guide applies to Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 7.
The notifications system that Microsoft has developed for Windows 10 is a handy feature, one which many users appreciate. The notifications sent by the operating system and the apps that you have installed are a good way of always being up to date with the things that take place on your computer or with the events that are coming your way. However, while you might want to receive notifications from some apps, you might prefer not to be interrupted by others.