Latest articles tagged “how tos”

Latest articles tagged “how tos”

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Disable Google Chrome's Dark Mode in Windows 10 without disabling Dark Mode for Windows
Disable Google Chrome's Dark Mode in Windows 10 without disabling Dark Mode for Windows
by Mihai Neacsu on 7 May 2019 · 948 views
If you are wondering why you can't disable Dark Mode on Chrome without disabling it for Windows 10 too, you're not alone. Until Google adds a builtin option for this toggle, here's the best solution for you. ... Read more
How to fix/unpin stuck FTP links from File Explorer's Quick access menu in Windows 10
How to fix/unpin stuck FTP links from File Explorer's Quick access menu in Windows 10
by Mihai Neacsu on 26 April 2019 · 831 views
If you came across a situation where you opened a FTP address in the built-in Windows 10 File Explorer, pinned it to Quick access, then later on realized you can't no longer remove it from the Quick access list, this short guide will help fix that. ... Read more
How to repeat / loop a single YouTube video on Chromecast using your Android phone
How to repeat / loop a single YouTube video on Chromecast using your Android phone
by Mihai Neacsu on 29 March 2019 · 1513 views
In this guide we'll cover a method to have a YouTube video (ideal for music videos) on repeat and cast it to a Chromecast TV. For this, we'll use a non-rooted (works with rooted phones too) Android phone and YouTube Vanced. ... Read more
Quick Tip: How to Cast a Google Chrome tab to a Chromecast display faster using keyboard shortcuts on Windows and Linux
Quick Tip: How to Cast a Google Chrome tab to a Chromecast display faster using keyboard shortcuts on Windows and Linux
by Mihai Neacsu on 28 February 2019 · 1443 views
In this short tutorial we'll show you the fastest method to cast a tab from the Chrome browser to a Chromecast device in your network, using only your keyboard. This will work on Windows and Linux. ... Read more
Fastest way to open a Command Prompt (cmd) or PowerShell at any specific folder location using your keyboard only (Windows 10)
Fastest way to open a Command Prompt (cmd) or PowerShell at any specific folder location using your keyboard only (Windows 10)
by Mihai Neacsu on 27 February 2019 · 1517 views
In this quick guide, we'll show you the fastest way to open a CMD or PowerShell at any folder location, using Microsoft's File Explorer built into Windows 10. To make things even faster, we'll do this using keyboard shortcuts for the main steps. ... Read more
How to count the number of items (files) in a Google Drive folder (Android, Windows, Mac, Linux)
How to count the number of items (files) in a Google Drive folder (Android, Windows, Mac, Linux)
by Mihai Neacsu on 18 January 2019 · 2486 views
In this guide we'll cover how to count all files in a Google Drive folder using the Android Google Drive app (method 2) or the web version of Google Drive, on a desktop PC (Windows, Mac, Linux) (method 1). ... Read more
How to loop a YouTube video (song) on Android, with the screen OFF or ON
How to loop a YouTube video (song) on Android, with the screen OFF or ON
by Mihai Neacsu on 18 January 2019 · 1269 views
On Android, the "loop" feature is missing by default, so it makes repeating a video not that straightforward. In this guide we'll cover a few methods on how to "fix" that. ... Read more
Skype won't sign in automatically in Windows 10. How to manually reset its settings to fix this issue.
Skype won't sign in automatically in Windows 10. How to manually reset its settings to fix this issue.
by Mihai Neacsu on 12 December 2018 · 1896 views
The latest version of Skype for desktop was failing to sign me in automatically after each Windows restart, even with the option 'Automatically start Skype' being enabled in General Settings. Here's how to reset Skype's settings and fix this issue. ... Read more
How to turn off 'Autoplay on home' tab feature (or set it to Wi-Fi only) on YouTube's iOS & Android apps
How to turn off 'Autoplay on home' tab feature (or set it to Wi-Fi only) on YouTube's iOS & Android apps
by Mihai Neacsu on 5 December 2018 · 1609 views
YouTube launched a featured to play videos automatically on its home tab, in the YouTube mobile apps. This featured appeared a while back for premium users, but it is rolling out now to regular users too. Here's how to turn it off or to Wi-Fi only. ... Read more
How to play YouTube (songs, podcasts) in background on Android, using only Chrome
How to play YouTube (songs, podcasts) in background on Android, using only Chrome
by Mihai Neacsu on 15 October 2018 · 1839 views
In this tutorial (which we expect to be short lived, with Google probably adding a "fix" in the near future to the solution we're about to cover), we'll show you a method to play YouTube videos in the background, with the Android phone's screen off. ... Read more
Built-in options to customize Google Chrome's New Tab page (edit shortcuts, backgrounds, flags)
Built-in options to customize Google Chrome's New Tab page (edit shortcuts, backgrounds, flags)
by Mihai Neacsu on 10 September 2018 · 2556 views
The New Tab page update made its way into the stable edition of Chrome, with changes to the look of the 'most visited' sites list, the ability to add custom shortcuts there, plus custom Chrome backgrounds. We'll discuss each feature in detail here. ... Read more
An easy fix to try when Windows 10 Update is stuck/frozen
An easy fix to try when Windows 10 Update is stuck/frozen
by Mihai Neacsu on 10 August 2018 · 1794 views
In this tutorial we'll cover a quick fix you can try when Windows 10 is stuck on downloading new security patches or when it's updating to a new version and nothing else seems to nudge it in the right direction. ... Read more
Add Command Prompt back to Windows 10 Win+X Power User menu
Add Command Prompt back to Windows 10 Win+X Power User menu
by Mihai Neacsu on 10 August 2018 · 1648 views
In the latest versions of Windows 10, the Power User (Win+X) menu shows Windows PowerShell instead of the entries for Command Prompt and Command Prompt (Admin). If you wish to get the Command Prompt entries back in this menu, here's how to do it. ... Read more
How to Make Windows 10 Louder and Get a Built-in Equalizer
How to Make Windows 10 Louder and Get a Built-in Equalizer
by Chris Thomas on 7 August 2018 · 2671 views
The most detailed guide for boosting and optimizing sound levels in Windows 10. Learn how to use DFX Audio Enhancer to add reverb and graphic EQ capabilities, as well as adjusting native sound enhancing features in the Speaker Properties window. ... Read more
How to Use Freegate in Chrome and Firefox
How to Use Freegate in Chrome and Firefox
by Chris Thomas on 7 August 2018 · 3986 views
A detailed guide on how to setup Freegate to work in Chrome and Firefox. Freegate is the most popular anonymity and proxy software used to bypass internet censoring and site blocking enforced by governments in India, China, Cuba and other countries. ... Read more
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