The ‘Windows 10’ Archives
Posted May 27, 2018 by

How To Stop Apps Running in the Background in Windows 10

Apps running in the background on Windows 10 is not necessarily a bad thing. In fact, there are critical apps that need to be running in the background. Also, depending on your requirement, you may need some apps to be running in the background without you actively monitoring them. However, some apps are plain annoying […]

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Posted May 23, 2018 by

How to Set a Default Location for Windows

Some apps on your Windows 10 make use of location services to serve you fully. Your computer should automatically detect your location and tailor results and suggestions based on your current location. If for some reasons your computer can’t detect your location, you can set a default location for Windows to get customized results and […]

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Posted May 15, 2018 by

How to do a shutdown on your computer

Anyone reading this topic will definitely think “Why would anyone write a tutorial on this?”. This would have been a valid question if we were still living in the Windows 7 era where we were able to do a shutdown on our computers completely.

Category Windows 10, Windows 8

Posted May 4, 2018 by

How to move a user folder on Windows 10

Since the earliest version of Windows, the default user folder were always stored where the operation system is or to be a bit more specific in C:/Users. Whenever you create a new user, or just use the one that comes with your Windows you will see a new folder with the user’s name.

Posted February 7, 2018 by

How to Enable Linux Bash Shell on Windows 10

Since its initial release in mid-2015, Windows 10 stirred up a lot of chatter about its new and improved features in regards to the previous versions of Windows. With every major update the list of new features grew more and more. One of the many features that got the users excited, especially linux users and […]

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Posted October 4, 2017 by

How To ScreenShot On Windows 10, 8, 7 and Windows XP

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Want to capture a moment on your Windows laptop? Is there an important information showing on your windows screen that you want to save? The easiest way to actually save any important information showing on your laptop screen is to take a screenshot.

Posted June 23, 2017 by

How to Record Your Windows Screen Using VLC Media Player

By default, Windows does not have any utility that can record your computer’s screen. Windows 10 came close to the idea with Game DVR. However, the feature can only record app videos. Outside of an app, Game DVR will not function. Tech-Recipes has a detailed tutorial on recording app videos on Windows 10 using Game […]

Posted May 3, 2016 by

How to Mirror from iPhone to Windows Computer Using Airplay

Airplay allows you to stream multimedia files such as photos, music, and videos from your iPhone to Apple TV, AirPort Express, or other Airplay-enabled devices. It comes in handy when you want to stream the contents of your phone’s screen to a larger screen. By default, only Apple devices support Airplay. You can get an […]

Posted April 7, 2016 by

How Do I Print from an iPhone to Any Local Printer?

For those who have a supported printer, printing directly from an iPhone to an AirPrint-enabled printer is a breeze. For those who do not have a printer that is AirPrint compatible, never fear; all is not lost. Even if your printer does not support AirPrint, you can still print from an iPhone to any local […]

Posted March 23, 2016 by

How Do I Manually Archive Mail Items in Microsoft Outlook?

Microsoft Outlook is one of the best mail applications for Windows. The more you use it, the more comfortable and intuitive it becomes. However, over the course of a few months, you may notice that your mailbox piles up and your Outlook’s processes start to slow down. You may also experience email corruption and data […]

Posted March 8, 2016 by

How Do I Easily Manage the Storage Space in Windows 10?

For moderate to heavy users, running out of computer storage space is not uncommon. With all the downloaded files, photos and videos on your computer, you may soon find that it is running out of disk space. In your efforts to get rid of unwanted files and programs, you will quickly realize that going through […]

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Posted January 30, 2016 by

How to Create a New Apple ID Using a Computer

An Apple ID is required for you to enjoy all of iPhone’s services such as the App Store, Game Center, iCloud Drive, iTunes, Apple Music, and Apple Pay. There is a common misconception that you can only create an Apple ID using an iPhone, a Mac or through iTunes. You can, in fact, create a […]