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How to Enable or Disable features in Windows 10 via Group Policy Editor

Enable Disable features Windows 10

I found at of settings in Group Policy Editor or GPEDIT.MSC related to Windows10 which can be used to enable or disable certain features on Windows 10. They all are located in Administrative Templates of Computer and User Configuration and applies to the l computer. Type Group Policy Editor on Start screen or use WIN + R and type gpedit.msc ...

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How to perform Automatic Maintenance in Windows 10

How to perform Automatic Maintenance in Windows 10

Automatic Maintenance made its debut in Windows 8 and is available in Windows 10 as well. In this post, I will share how to perform automatic maintenance in Windows 10. What does PC Maintenance mean in the broader term? Disk Fragmentation, Running Anti Virus Scan, Cleaning up temporary files, running Windows Update Manually, security scans, etc. The name can be ...

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How to set Multiple Passwords for Windows 10 User Account

How to set Multiple Passwords for Windows 10 User Account

Starting with Windows 8, it is now possible to login to a Windows Account in 3 different ways. This gives an advantage to recover windows account for many users who forget their password immediately after setting up a strong password. But with Windows 8 New Login System, you can have a strong password and forget about it by setting up additional PIN based password ( Numerical Based ) and Picture Based.

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How to Free up Space after Windows Upgrade

Windows 10 Storage Sense

Like all upgrades, Windows 10 upgrade also occupies massive space on your hard drive which contains old Windows Files, i.e., Users, Documents, Program Files, System files, etc. in the Windows.OLD folder. If you are running out of free disk space after Windows Upgrade, there is a way to reclaim that space. However, you need to make sure all your files are ...

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How to set up parental control in Windows 10 (Family Safety)

set up parental control Windows 10

Windows and Parental Control had been there for a while in Windows. If you had already used Windows 7, there are policies in place which you can use to manage your Child’s Time spent, website visits, type of games he or she can play. In this post, I am sharing how to set up parental control in Windows 10. How ...

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How to create Windows 10 Bootable USB using Media Creation Tool

Create Windows 10 Bootable USB using Media Creation Tool

When upgrading to Windows 10 from Windows 8/7/XP, you must have noticed that it first downloads the OS on your computer and then actually upgrades it. Now, what if you did not want to upgrade right now or kept failing during the upgrade process. A DVD or a bootable ISO file of Windows 10 would have helped. In this post, ...

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How to remove multiple Windows entries from Boot Menu

remove multiple Windows entries

When you install multiple version of Windows, it creates an extra entry during the Bootup. It helps you selecting the right OS to boot. If you plan to remove one of the versions, and want to make it simple, then here is a simple trick to remove multiple Windows entries from Boot Menu. Usually, this may happen when you are upgrading ...

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How to change country or region in Microsoft Store

Change Region Settings in Windows 10

Windows 8 Store picks up your location to filter and shows apps which makes a lot of sense for most of the users, but a power user might be interested in knowing what apps are coming out in other countries, especially UK & US.  You can use the online version of Microsoft Store for quickly searching for apps you want ...

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