Windows 10/8/7

Bypass UAC: Launch Program with elevated permission in Windows 10

Launch program Bypass UAC

UAC or User Account Control is an inbuilt security system which pops up into action whenever a program window determines cannot be trusted to grant complete or partial access. It is necessary to keep your computer and data secure. But what becomes annoying is even though you know that the program is trusted, you are asked for it. In this ...

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How to take regular and scheduled backup in Windows 10

Select File and Folders for Backup

Taking backup is always important because data is valuable. You can buy a new PC, but you cannot get your data and files unless you had made a copy somewhere. Today we will talk about how to take regular and incremental backups using an inbuilt feature of Windows 10. It allows you to take backups of files, hard drives, user ...

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How to Remove Shutdown and Restart Buttons in Windows 10/8/7

Windows 10 lets you take control of preventing a user not to shut down the machine by editing the group policy. For example, if your friend is using your computer and you went somewhere (and you have still some unsaved document left) and he shutdowns the pc without saving them. You will end up losing a considerable amount of data. ...

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Turn monitor display off with keyboard shortcut in Windows 10

Turn monitor display off

While you can always lock your computer using a WIN + L which will, in turn, turn off the display, but here is something even more useful. A keyboard shortcut to turn off the monitor display. It will not lock down the computer, but turn off the screen. Turn monitor display off with keyboard shortcut in Windows 10 There are ...

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How to remove personal information from files and images in Windows 10

How to remove personal information from files and images in Windows 10

Personal information is always attached to the files as soon as you create them. It contains the username: actual name date time and things which could reveal your personal information. Similarly, for images, they carry EXIF information which can include location, date of creation, device information, resolution, and other details. When you copy files, these data are also copied. So ...

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Turn your Android Phone into WiFi Computer Speakers

stream audio computer android

If you are using a computer, I am sure you already have a speaker attached. But what if you have an Android Smartphone which comes with an incredible speaker. It would be great if you could stream the music from your phone to your smartphone’s speaker. It comes in very hand in case of laptops which usually don’t have a ...

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How to get Android notifications on your Windows 10 Computer

Notifcation Control Windows 10 Your Phone App

Microsoft’s Your Mobile feature in Windows 10 can display Android notifications on Windows 10 computer. The best part of this feature is that you don’t need to use any third-party launcher. In this guide, I will share how you can get  Android notifications on Windows 10 computer. Get Android notifications on your Windows 10 Computer The best part of the ...

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How to increase partition space by extending in Windows 10

increase Partition space

It may so happen that you might need to increase your partition size of an existing drive. One option is where you get a new hard disk, but if you have enough space on the primary drive, you can increase/decrease the size to create more space. In this post, we will suggest how to increase Partition space or hard disk ...

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Create Windows 10 WiFi Hotspot using Connectify

Share Windows 10 Wifi Connection Connectify

Windows 10 comes with an inbuilt feature of a WiFi hotspot. You can create a virtual router and let you connect multiple devices. It makes it easy to share internet connection from Ethernet or Wifi. In this post, we will share how you can create Windows 10 wifi hotspot using connectify. If you are still using Windows 7, it works ...

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How to enable Windows 7 Hotspot or Virtual WiFi

create Windows 7 Hotspot

We talked about Connectify, a software that uses available Hotspot Enabler Tools to create a Windows 7 hotspot. If you do not want to use the software, you can use the command-line technique to create a Wifi hotspot.  Long Zheng came with an update which explains how it works: After downloading and installing the drivers, assuming your WiFi chipset supports ...

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List of Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboards are always faster compared to using a mouse. If you know the shortcuts you need to use every day, I am sure you will finish work much faster. In this post, I am sharing a list of Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts. Some of them are common, while some are lesser-known. List of Windows 10 Keyboard Shortcuts Less known shortcuts ...

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Windows 10: How to increase Start Screen App Rows

Windows 8 Start Screen Change Row

If you have been using Windows 8 for a while, you must always be wondering why there are a fixed number of rows for your PC or Surface while some of your friends have additional two rows or sometimes fewer. Today we are going to help you understand this idea and also provide a solution to increase the number of ...

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