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Turn Off The Blur Effect On Sign In Screen Background Picture In Windows 10

Turn Off The Blur Effect On Sign In Screen Background Picture In Windows 10

June 10, 2019 at 5:40 am 0 comments

Starting with the May 2019 Update (version 1903), the Windows 10 login or sign in screen background picture is blurred by default. In other words, the sign in screen doesn’t display a clear background image. The acrylic blur effect looks quite nice actually. That said, not all users might likeRead More

How to disable your laptop touchpad

How to disable your laptop touchpad

June 6, 2019 at 9:47 pm 0 comments

The touchpad has been the standard laptop pointing device for years. Since touchpads are built into a laptop, they work well when you don’t want to carry around another pointing device. Even when a mouse or another pointing device is available, some users prefer the feel of a touchpad aboveRead More

How To Change Scan Settings In Windows 10

How To Change Scan Settings In Windows 10

June 6, 2019 at 1:04 pm 0 comments

Most PC users use the built-in Windows Fax and Scan application to scan documents and pictures. Although Windows Fax and Scan gets the job done, it’s not as intuitive as programs offered by scanner manufacturers. If you often use the Windows Fax and Scan program to scan documents and pictures,Read More

How To Change Scanned Documents Location In Windows 10

How To Change Scanned Documents Location In Windows 10

June 4, 2019 at 3:14 pm 0 comments

With default settings, documents scanned using the built-in Windows Fax, and Scan application are saved in the Scanned Documents folder located under the Documents folder. Of course, you can right-click on a scanned page within the Windows Fax and Scan application, click the Save as option and then select aRead More

What to do when your ethernet won’t connect

What to do when your ethernet won’t connect

June 4, 2019 at 12:19 am 0 comments

If you’ve got working Wi-Fi but your wired ethernet connection is not working, the first thing to do is turn off the Wi-Fi. Believe it or not, this might tell you that the ethernet is working. If Windows has access to both, it will give top priority to ethernet, butRead More

How to pay for NYC subway and bus fares using your Apple, Android, Fitbit, or Samsung device

How to pay for NYC subway and bus fares using your Apple, Android, Fitbit, or Samsung device

June 3, 2019 at 11:15 pm 0 comments

As the saying goes, if you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. Starting Friday, contactless payments are set to expand in a big way as New York City MTA riders will be able to pass through the turnstiles with just a flick of their wrist or aRead More

Printer Offline In Windows 10

Printer Offline In Windows 10

June 3, 2019 at 7:06 am 0 comments

While trying to print a document in Windows 10, you might get the printer offline message. The printer offline message indicates that the printer is either not connected to PC or turned off. Sometimes, the printer offline message shows up even when the printer is turned on and connected toRead More

This PC Can’t Be Upgraded To Windows 10

This PC Can’t Be Upgraded To Windows 10

May 31, 2019 at 8:43 am 0 comments

Microsoft recently rolled out the May 2019 Update to Windows 10. As you likely know, the May 2019 Update is a feature update and bumps up the version number to 1903. Like other feature updates released previously, the May 2019 Update brings several new features to the world’s most popularRead More

Best gaming mice 2019: Reviews and buying advice

Best gaming mice 2019: Reviews and buying advice

May 30, 2019 at 12:51 am 0 comments

The mouse is a simple tool: point and click. That’s it. But if you’re a PC gamer, you know that pushing virtual paper around on your desktop isn’t the same as fragging bots and shooting zombies. (Not even remotely.)  Gaming mouse cheat sheet Our quick-hit recommendations: What’s more, picking theRead More

Windows Sandbox: How to use Microsoft’s simple virtual Windows PC to secure your digital life

Windows Sandbox: How to use Microsoft’s simple virtual Windows PC to secure your digital life

May 29, 2019 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

Microsoft may be positioning its upcoming, easy-peasy Windows Sandbox within the Windows 10 May 2019 Update as a safe zone for testing untrusted applications, but it’s much more than that. Windows Sandbox, and sandboxing PC apps in general, give you a solution for trying a “utility” that may be malware, orRead More

2 Ways To Restart The Start Menu In Windows 10

2 Ways To Restart The Start Menu In Windows 10

May 29, 2019 at 9:50 am 0 comments

The Windows 10 Start menu works without any issues most of the time. That said, at times, the Start menu might refuse to open or close immediately after the launch. During the initial days of Windows 10, Microsoft had released an official Start menu troubleshooter to fix Start menu issues.Read More

Bitcoin vs Altcoin: Where to Invest?

Bitcoin vs Altcoin: Where to Invest?

May 22, 2019 at 7:18 am 0 comments

Knowing where to invest your money is more important than investing it. Bitcoin is one of the famous cryptocurrency which most of them have heard about. Apart from Bitcoin, you can also invest in Alternative coins such as Litecoin, Feathercoin, Dogecoin, Novacoin, Ethereum, Factom, and Ripple etc. Altcoin use theRead More

Printer Jam Error In Windows 10 Even After Removing Paper From Printer

Printer Jam Error In Windows 10 Even After Removing Paper From Printer

May 22, 2019 at 2:47 am 0 comments

Earlier today, I experienced a peculiar problem while trying to print a document. When I attempted to print the document, the HP printer connected to my Windows 10 laptop printed a few pages without any issues. After printing four or five pages, a paper got jammed in the printer, andRead More

Download Microsoft Edge For macOS

Download Microsoft Edge For macOS

May 21, 2019 at 5:27 pm 0 comments

About six weeks after releasing the Chromium-based Edge browser for Windows 10, Microsoft has now released its new Chromium-based Edge browser to Apple’s macOS. The Chromium-based Microsoft Edge for macOS looks quite similar to the one out there for Windows operating system. Almost all the features of the Windows versionRead More

How to use Windows Sandbox

How to use Windows Sandbox

May 21, 2019 at 3:43 pm 0 comments

Microsoft’s Windows Sandbox creates a safe space where you can try suspicious software or sites without risking your ‘real’ PC. Here’s how to use it. BROUGHT TO YOU BY : FREELANCE WEB DESIGNER KUALA LUMPUR

How to use Siri for hands-free Apple TV control

How to use Siri for hands-free Apple TV control

May 21, 2019 at 11:32 am 0 comments

Siri has always been one of the Apple TV’s best features. On a fourth-generation Apple TV or Apple TV 4K, the voice assistant can quickly launch videos, tune to live TV channels, and provide search results for specific genres. But until recently, Apple didn’t offer a hands-free way to useRead More

How to type kaomoji on your PC in Windows 10

How to type kaomoji on your PC in Windows 10

May 20, 2019 at 10:41 am 0 comments

How can I type kaomoji on my PC? And what are kaomoji, anyway? Fortunately, the answers to both questions are simple, and easily accessible within Windows 10, starting with the May 2019 Update. The familiar emoji keyboard within Windows has been expanded to include both kaomoji and symbols, and adding themRead More

Location Of Themes In Windows 10

Location Of Themes In Windows 10

May 20, 2019 at 4:11 am 0 comments

Desktop themes were first introduced with Windows 7, and the feature is part of the latest Windows 10 as well. A desktop theme generally includes one or more wallpapers. Besides that, a desktop theme might also contain sound schemes, icons, screensavers, and window color scheme. There are hundreds of beautifulRead More

How to set up Steam Link on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV

How to set up Steam Link on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV

May 17, 2019 at 11:15 am 0 comments

It only took a year, but Valve’s Steam Link app has finally arrived on the App Store for both iOS devices and Apple TV. Apple originally rejected it in part because its design let you buy games through Steam without letting Apple gets its cut, and so only our friendsRead More

How to use audio and video files in PowerPoint

How to use audio and video files in PowerPoint

May 16, 2019 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

PowerPoint supports a number of common audio and video formats. We’ll go through the details and show you how to incorporate audio and video files into your presentation slides.  Audio file formats supported in PowerPoint The current versions of PowerPoint support the following audio formats .wav, .mp3., .wma, .midi, .aiff,Read More

How To Set Lock Screen Slideshow With Custom Pictures In Windows 10

How To Set Lock Screen Slideshow With Custom Pictures In Windows 10

May 16, 2019 at 3:14 pm 0 comments

Windows 10 offers a feature called slideshow for the desktop background so that users can configure Windows 10 to automatically set a new picture as desktop background every minute, hour or day. During the launch of Windows 10, the slideshow feature was available only for the desktop background. Luckily, theRead More

How To Add Pictures To Sticky Notes In Windows 10

How To Add Pictures To Sticky Notes In Windows 10

May 15, 2019 at 2:26 pm 0 comments

Ever since Microsoft replaced the classic Sticky Notes with the Sticky Notes app, it has added several new features to the Sticky Notes app. Managing notes in the Sticky Notes is an easy affair now. You can find all notes at one place and can open only you want toRead More

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 foldable tablet first look

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 foldable tablet first look

May 14, 2019 at 1:16 am 0 comments

We get it. You’ve already decided that folding screen devices are a Mach 3 flame-out at 85,069 feet. But hear us out, because Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 foldable prototype (it has no official name yet) just might have you thinking that you’ll never want to buy another laptop again. Seriously. The ThinkPadRead More

iPhone Is Not Charging When Connected To Laptop

iPhone Is Not Charging When Connected To Laptop

May 13, 2019 at 2:38 pm 0 comments

Two days back, as usual, I connected my iPhone to the USB port of my laptop to manually import photos from iPhone to Windows 10 laptop. While transferring photos from iPhone to Windows 10 laptop, I noticed that the iPhone was not charging. If your iPhone is not charging whenRead More

How To Turn On Device Encryption In Windows 10 Home Edition

How To Turn On Device Encryption In Windows 10 Home Edition

May 10, 2019 at 8:19 am 0 comments

A reader recently asked us if the Device encryption feature present in Windows 10 Home edition as well. In this guide, we will discuss if the Device encryption is available in Windows 10 Home, how to check if your computer supports the Device encryption feature and how to turn onRead More

How to remove malware from your Windows PC

How to remove malware from your Windows PC

May 9, 2019 at 10:56 am 0 comments

Beware the signs of a PC plagued by malware: slower-than-usual performance, a sudden spate of pop-ups, and other anomalous issues. Yes, out-of-the-ordinary behavior is sometimes the result of hardware conflicts, but your first action should be to rule out the possibility of infection by a virus, spyware, or other nefarious entity—evenRead More