Category Archives: Microsoft

The Accessories Folder in Windows 10 Is a Useful Hidden Gem

The Accessories Folder in Windows 10 Is a Useful Hidden Gem   http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/the-accessories-folder-in-windows-10-is-a-useful-hidden-gem/ Written by Dave LeClair April 12, 2016 In Windows 10, the beloved Accessories folder is a little harder to find than it was in the old days. … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Tip: Remove the Built-in Apps

Posted on February 10, 2016 by Paul Thurrott https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/64488/windows-10-tip-remove-built-in-apps   Windows 10 prevents you from easily uninstalling some of its core built-in apps. But you don’t have to be a rocket scientist to get them off your PC. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Protect your data files with Windows 10’s enhanced File History tool

Protect your data files with Windows 10’s enhanced File History tool Windows 10 offers an improved version of the File History tool. Here’s a rundown of how it works, configuration tips, and a walk-through of the new features. By Greg … Continue reading

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Two ways to make Windows 10 File Explorer open specific folders

You can create File Explorer shortcuts in Windows 10 that will open specific folders, but there’s a better way. By Mark Kaelin | December 4, 2015, 9:49 AM PST http://www.techrepublic.com/article/two-ways-to-make-windows-10-file-explorer-open-specific-folders/?tag=nl.e064&s_cid=e064&ttag=e064&ftag=TREe331754 Recently, a reader sent me an email asking if it … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Privacy FAQ: What you want to know about your personal data in the OS

Super Site For Windows Oct 22 2015 http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-10-privacy-faq-what-you-want-know-about-your-personal-data-os Nothing gets people nervous like the clammy realization that your personal technology is cheerily transmitting your most intimate data — from your thoughts and words to your location to your method of … Continue reading

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Windows 10 violates your privacy by default, here’s how you can protect yourself

Upon installation, Windows 10 defaults to some pretty serious privacy invasions. Here are some steps you can take to keep your personal data private. By Conner Forrest August 4, 2015  http://www.techrepublic.com/article/windows-10-violates-your-privacy-by-default-heres-how-you-can-protect-yourself/?tag=nl.e101&s_cid=e101&ttag=e101&ftag=TRE684d531   Since the July 29 release of Windows 10, … Continue reading

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Free first aid for a wide range of Windows ills

Free first aid for a wide range of Windows ills By Fred Langa on June 10, 2015 http://windowssecrets.com/top-story/free-first-aid-for-a-wide-range-of-windows-ills/ Did you know that Microsoft offers over 500 automated, online solutions for common problems you might encounter with Windows software and hardware? … Continue reading

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