Turn On / Off Notification Banner & Sound for Windows 10 Mail App

May 24th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

Not getting any alert (sound or notification banner) about receiving new email? You can configure Windows 10 Mail app to show a banner notification in the Notification & Action Center, and play a sound whenever a new email message arrives. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to turn on or off notification banner & […]

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Fix: OneNote Screen Clipping Shortcut Not Working in Windows 10

May 18th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

After upgrading your PC to Windows 10 Creators Update, you might find that OneNote’s popular screen clipping shortcut (Win + Shift + S) doesn’t work any longer. Press the Win + Shift + S hotkey will open the built-in Snipping tool while pressing Win + S will start Cortana Search, so you’re unable to use […]

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How to Disable Specific Windows Key Shortcut in Windows

May 18th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

How to disable a certain global shortcut key that conflicts with an application-specific hotkey? Sometimes or even frequently though, you may activate a hotkey accidentally? In this tutorial we’ll show you a simple way to disable specific Windows key shortcut in Windows 10, 8 and 7. How to Disable Specific Windows Key Shortcut in Windows? […]

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2 Ways to Disable Snipping Tool in Windows 10

May 18th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

How do you disable the snipping tool and don’t allow it to run? This tutorial will show you how to disable Snipping Tool in Windows 10 using Group Policy or Registry Editor. Method 1: Disable Snipping Tool in Windows 10 Using Group Policy Open the Local Group Policy Editor and navigate to: Computer Configuration -> […]

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How to Prevent Windows 10 Apps from Running in the Background

May 15th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

How to stop Windows 10 from automatically starting apps in the background? Windows 10 comes with many built-in apps that run in the background by default. Those apps can automatically update live tiles , send notification and stay up-to-date, even if you never use them. This will drain some battery power and consume system resources. […]

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3 Different Ways to Turn Off Windows 10 / 8 / 7 Password

May 12th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

Could I log in to Windows without a password? How can I disable password at login screen? Looking for a way to turn off Windows password because you’ve forgotten it? In this tutorial we’ll show you 3 different ways to turn off Windows 10 / 8 / 7 password. Turn Off Windows Password by Deleting […]

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Restore Control Panel Missing from Win+X Menu in Windows 10

May 8th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

Control Panel disappeared from Windows 10′s Win+X menu? In recent release of Windows 10 Creators Update (build 1703), the Control Panel shortcut in the Win+X menu was replaced with the Settings app. Luckily there is a simple way to restore the missing Control Panel shortcut to Win+X menu in Windows 10. How to Restore Control […]

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Stop Mouse / Keyboard from Waking Computer in Windows 10

May 7th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

By default, moving your mouse or pressing the keyboard will wake up your computer from sleep / hibernation mode. But, the slightest movement of the mouse or even a cat walking on the keyboard can cause Windows to wake up. That could be really annoying. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to stop mouse […]

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2 Ways to Turn On or Off PIN Expiration in Windows 10

May 4th, 2017 by Admin No comments »

Just like the local account, Windows 10 also allows you to set up expiration date for PIN login. A PIN usually contains only numbers, and this makes it easier for anyone with physical access to break into your computer. It’s good practice to enable PIN expiration policy to prompt users to change PIN regularly. In […]

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