Configure Windows 10 to Prompt for BitLocker PIN During Startup

October 31st, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Setting up BitLocker PIN can add an additional layer of security to your computer as it acts as a second authentication factor, which can prevent DMA attacks and unauthorized access to Windows logon screen. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to configure Windows 10 to prompt for BitLocker PIN during startup. How to Enable […]

Read More »

Step-by-Step Tutorial to Enable BitLocker on Windows 10 OS Drive

October 29th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

BitLocker offers the easiest and most secure way to encrypt your partition or hard drive in Windows. In order to prevent most offline physical attacks and firmware-level malware, you can encrypt the operating system drive with BitLocker. In this tutorial we’ll walk you through the steps to turn on BitLocker drive encryption on Windows 10 […]

Read More »

4 Ways to Find out if Your Windows PC Has a TPM Chip

October 26th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

How can I determine if my computer has TPM available? Need to check if the TPM on a Windows machine is enabled or activated? TPM (Trusted Platform Module) is a security chip that is soldered to the motherboard on most new PCs. It provides a hardware-based approach to store cryptographic keys and ensure it is […]

Read More »

How to Change Another User’s Password in Windows 10 / 8 / 7

October 25th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

How can I change other user password without logging in as that user? Provided you are the administrator, you have many ways to reset any Windows user password. If you try to change another user’s password from a standard account, you may receive the “access denied” error message. Here we’re going to show you several […]

Read More »

How to Open Elevated Command Prompt from Standard User in Windows

October 25th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Is it possible to run an elevated Command Prompt from standard account? Though Standard account has limited privileges as opposed to administrator account, most people still like to use it for everyday computer use in order to lower the risk of being infected with malware. When an administrative task needs to be performed, they would […]

Read More »

Automatically Log off Idle Remote Desktop Sessions in Windows

October 24th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

How can I force the server to log off idle RDP session automatically? An idle or inactive session will also consume precious CPU resources and memory. When the number of concurrent connections has reached the limit, your best bet is to kick out idle users. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to use group […]

Read More »

Reset Forgotten MateBook Laptop Password with Bootable USB

October 22nd, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Forgot your Windows 10 password on Huawei MateBook X Pro? If you find yourself in a situation in which you can’t remember your MateBook password, then you’re in the right place. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to reset forgotten MateBook laptop password with a bootable USB. Part 1: Create a Bootable USB with […]

Read More »

How to Hide / Remove the “All apps” List in Windows 10 Start Menu

October 18th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

Windows 10 has changed the Start Menu layout, and you can access the list of installed apps on the left and the tiles on the right. As I almost never use the list of all apps, I prefer to have the list collapsed. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to hide the All apps […]

Read More »

How to Open Notepad as Administrator in Windows 10

October 17th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

When you open a system file with Notepad, make few changes and try saving it, you may get the following error message: “You don’t have permission to save in this location. Contact the administrator to obtain permission” To fix this permission issue, you have to run Notepad as an administrator. In this tutorial we’ll show […]

Read More »

How to Open Phone Dialer on Windows 10 / 8 / 7

October 15th, 2018 by Admin No comments »

The Phone Dialer is a built-in app in Windows that lets you use a modem to dial people on the Internet. By default Phone Dialer is not added to the Start Menu and you’re unable to access it easily. In this tutorial we’ll show you 3 quick ways to open Phone Dialer on Windows 10 […]

Read More »