Icons were invented as a quick way to visually identify information on a computer, but sometimes a Windows 10 shortcut icon is so generic that it doesn’t feel useful. In that case, Windows makes it easy to customize the icon. Here’s how to do it. https://www.howtogeek.com/687014/how-to-change-the-icon-of-a-shortcut-on-windows-10/
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“The Windows key made its first appearance in 1994, and it’s still an essential tool for Windows 10 power users. Here are the most important Windows key keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10 you should know about.” Click on the link below for more information. https://www.howtogeek.com/686985/30-essential-windows-key-keyboard-shortcuts-for-windows-10/
Locking your Windows 10 PC is the best way to secure your computer when you step away. This won’t quit or interrupt any running applications, and you have to type your PIN or password to get past the lock screen. Here are 10 ways you can lock your computer. Click on the link below for more… Continue Reading 10 Ways to Lock Your Windows 10 PC
When you’re researching online, you might come across multiple pages you want to refer back to later. Instead of leaving them open and wasting precious resources, you can use the following methods to save your Chrome tabs.
“Microsoft released Windows 7 in October 2009. Now, more than a decade later, it’s being retired. Your Windows 7 PCs will keep working, but Microsoft is no longer issuing security patches as of January 14, 2020. Windows 7 will keep working normally, just like Windows XP does. If you have a PC running Windows 7… Continue Reading Windows 7 Dies Today: Here’s What You Need to Know
“To maintain your cybersecurity, it’s a good idea to change your computer’s password every once in a while. Windows 10 makes this easier because you can set a password expiration date. The steps to do this vary, depending on whether you use a local or Microsoft account to log in to your Windows PC, so… Continue Reading How to Set a Password Expiration Date in Windows 10
Keyboard and mouse failures aren’t uncommon, especially with regular usage. If your keyboard or mouse has stopped working on your Windows 10 PC, here are a few steps you can follow to resolve the issue. Click below.
“Microsoft’s OneDrive cloud storage service now includes a “Personal Vault” for your sensitive files. These files are encrypted and protected with additional two-factor verification, even when they’re synced to your Windows 10 PC. OneDrive’s Personal Vault became available worldwide on September 30, 2019. It works on Windows 10, Android, iPhone, iPad, and the web.” Click on the… Continue Reading How to Use One Drive’s “Personal Vault” to Secure Your Files
“Windows PCs freeze for a variety of reasons. One instance might be a fluke, but repeated freezes suggest a problem you’ll want to fix. Here’s how to unfreeze and recover a stuck PC—and stop it from freezing again.”