How to Show Windows 10 Version and Build Number on the Desktop

February 4th, 2020 by Admin No comments »

There are various ways to determine the build number of Windows 10 running on your computer, but none of them are more straightforward than displaying Windows 10 build information as watermark on the desktop. In this tutorial we’ll show you a hidden registry trick which can make Windows 10 show the edition and build number […]

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Turn off Hardware Acceleration in Chrome or Microsoft Edge

January 26th, 2020 by Admin No comments »

How do I disable hardware rendering in Edge? Chrome won’t load or play videos in the webpage, no sound upon playing? To resolve these problems, you can try to disable hardware acceleration. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to turn off hardware acceleration for the most popular web browsers – Chrome and Microsoft Edge. […]

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How to Show Different Time Zone Clocks on Windows 10 Taskbar

January 17th, 2020 by Admin No comments »

By default, Windows 10 will display a single clock with your local time in the system tray. If you want an additional clock, here is an easy way to make Windows 10 show different time zone clocks on the taskbar. This is really useful when you need to know if it’s a good time to […]

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How to Check if a Process is Running as Administrator in Windows 10

January 15th, 2020 by Admin No comments »

When you try to run an program with admin privileges, a UAC prompt will ask for permission to continue. But there are some scheduled tasks or background applications which can run as admin without the UAC prompt. In this tutorial we’ll show you a simple method to check if a process is running as administrator […]

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2 Ways to Disable / Block Microsoft Edge Extensions in Windows 10

January 8th, 2020 by Admin No comments »

Browser extensions are third-party add-ons that provide extra functionality to Microsoft Edge. When your browser slows down or it doesn’t load webpage properly, a problematic extension may be the major cause. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to disable extension support and prevent users from installing any extension in Microsoft Edge on Windows 10. […]

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How to Create System Restore Points with Command Prompt or PowerShell

January 6th, 2020 by Admin No comments »

By default, Windows will automatically create a restore point before you make a major change to the OS, such as installing a new driver or app. In order to make more frequent backup, you need to create restore points manually or schedule the task to run daily or weekly. In this tutorial we’ll show you […]

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3 Ways to Disable Clipboard History in Windows 10

January 3rd, 2020 by Admin No comments »

Is there a way to turn off the clipboard history feature? Starting with Windows 10 October 2018 Update, the clipboard can save multiple items (text and images) that were copied and sync them across devices. This may inevitably cause your sensitive data appear in the clipboard history. In this tutorial we’ll show you 3 easy […]

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How to Make Windows 10 Play Shutdown Sound

December 26th, 2019 by Admin No comments »

Windows 10 shutdown sound not playing? Starting with Windows 8, sounds for the logon, logoff and shutdown events have been disabled completely, but the sound files remain in the system location: C:\Windows\Media. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to make Windows 10 play shutdown sound using Task Scheduler. How to Make Windows 10 Play […]

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How to Make Funny Folder Name with Emoji on Windows 10

December 23rd, 2019 by Admin No comments »

How can I create a folder or file with funny name? If you get bored with using letters and numbers to name a folder or file, here’s how to use Emoji to rename a folder or file on Windows 10. How to Make Funny Folder Name with Emoji on Windows 10 Open File Explorer and […]

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2 Ways to Run a Windows Program in Compatibility Mode

December 19th, 2019 by Admin No comments »

Your old program doesn’t work properly or can’t run at all after upgrading to Windows 10? To get some older programs to run on a modern version of Windows, you may need to turn on compatibility mode. In this tutorial we’ll show you 2 simple methods to run a Windows program in compatibility mode. Method […]

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