Category Archives: Windows 10

Windows 10 Tip: Turn Off File Explorer Advertising

Windows 10 Tip: Turn Off File Explorer Advertising Posted on March 8, 2017 by Paul Thurrott   https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/106424/windows-10-tip-turn-off-file-explorer-advertising While the Creators Update will include a number of important improvements to Windows 10, the escalation of File Explorer advertising isn’t one … Continue reading

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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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Restoring files from Windows 10’s File History

The File History tool in Windows 10 lets you restore your files if they’re corrupted or inadvertently deleted. Here’s the most straightforward way to handle the task. By Greg Shultz | December 17, 2015, 12:32 PM PST http://www.techrepublic.com/article/restoring-files-from-windows-10s-file-history/?tag=nl.e064&s_cid=e064&ttag=e064&ftag=TREe331754 Image: iStockphoto.com/bernie_photo … 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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