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A Comprehensive Guide to Windows 10 Taskbar Settings

A taskbar in Windows/Windows 10 is a utility tool that usually resides at the bottom — occupying the full horizontal space of your screen. This is where your start menu, search/Cortana, pinned apps, notifications, Wi-Fi connection icon, time, etc., are displayed. Simply put, a taskbar is akin to a top-most bar (with URL, extensions, etc.) […]

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About Hard Drive Defragmentation in Windows 10

Anything that you use, requires maintenance, optimizations, and updates. Hard Drives in Windows OS, aren’t immune to this phenomenon. The mechanism to store files on a hard disk drive, on a high-level, works this way: When you give the command to save the file for the first time, your system finds an empty space/slot on […]

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How to Turn On Windows Defender

Right until Windows 10 version 1703, Windows Defender was a separate entity. However, since then, it has been clubbed into the Windows Security app. Having that stated, if all you’re looking for is to review your current state of affairs as it relates to what’s turned on, and what’s turned off, opening Windows Security is […]

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What Are Log Files in Windows 10, and How Can You Delete Them?

Just like a well-maintained website, where all server activities are monitored and logged into a nice file, Windows 10 does the same for its Operating System. On a high-level, specifically, Windows 10 log files, or just “Windows Logs,” are categorized by roles/categories/event types — so to speak, such as, Application logs, security logs, etc. Commonly, […]

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How to Uninstall Drivers on Windows 10

How to uninstall drivers on Windows 10? Removing drivers in windows 10 is a different ball game than uninstalling applications and programs. The Windows operating system is a little bit unyielding in revealing how to do so. The reason for that is because drivers are critical to running your overall Windows experience and all the […]

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How to Disable Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

How to disable Microsoft Edge in Windows 10? Understandably so, this is a fair question, as Chrome seems to be the topmost browser choice around the world. However, like any other manufacturer, if you’ve bought a laptop with a Windows Operating System, your default browser will likely be Microsoft Edge. Honestly, I think it has […]

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How to Disable Windows 10 Automatic Updates

How to disable Windows 10 automatic updates? That’s a question that seems to be asked around a lot, as clearly, it’s a pain point for a lot of the users. It is usually recommended to let Windows do its thing, but I understand the viewpoint of not having that option, since in many cases, new […]

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How to Change Your Cursor on Windows 10

How to change your cursor on Windows 10 operating system? It’s actually extremely easy. To change your mouse cursor, essentially, you have to make tweaks to your default mouse settings. To do so, follow along. Step 1: Open Mouse Settings Windows To begin, press your windows key, and then search for “change your mouse settings.” […]

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How to Uninstall Programs on Windows 10

Windows 10 is an amazing operating system. What’s not, is all the bloatware and unnecessary software you can end up installing, if you’re not staying sharp with all the checkboxes. If you need to learn how to uninstall programs on windows 10, properly, following along. There are two easy methods of uninstalling programs on windows […]

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5 Things You Can Easily Do to Speed Up Your Windows 10 Operating System

Modern PCs, tablets, and desktops already come up with pretty respectable tech specs, especially with RAM and processor speeds. However, you might still find a need to speed up your Windows 10 Operating System. There are tons and tons of things you can do, and indeed there are numerous resources available online (this post being […]

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Do You Need an Antivirus Software for Your Windows 10 OS?

Do you remember using windows 95, 98, Vista, XP, etc. — the previous versions of Windows 10? I do! And one of the biggest concerns, and also frustrations were antivirus softwares. For me, it was a love and hate type of situation. I loved it for one reason only: A feeling that I have some […]