Latest articles tagged “how tos”

Latest articles tagged “how tos”

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How to open HEIC files in Windows 10 (native support) or convert them to JPEG
How to open HEIC files in Windows 10 (native support) or convert them to JPEG
by Mihai Neacsu on 31 January 2018 · 599 views
We've talked about the HEIC format Apple adopted from macOS High Sierra and iOS 11 onwards, but let's address compatibility too. Besides converting HEIC files to JPEG, we'll discuss here how you can view HEIC files on Windows, natively. ... Read more
How to make a Custom Plugins Folder for Photoshop (Windows, Mac)
How to make a Custom Plugins Folder for Photoshop (Windows, Mac)
by Mihai Neacsu on 16 January 2018 · 518 views
In this quick tutorial we'll cover how to put all your Photoshop plug-ins in a folder of your choice, anywhere on the disk, then make Photoshop load all the plugins from the custom folder you created. Both on Windows and Mac. ... Read more
The Easy Way to Check your System Against Spectre and Meltdown CPU Bugs (and How to Protect it Against these Vulnerabilities)
The Easy Way to Check your System Against Spectre and Meltdown CPU Bugs (and How to Protect it Against these Vulnerabilities)
by Mihai Neacsu on 11 January 2018 · 539 views
It's all over the news these days: two major hardware security flaws, named Spectre and Meltdown, have been discovered in modern computer processors. Here, we'll talk about how dangerous these flaws are and how to protect your PC against them. ... Read more
How to mute audio in active or inactive tabs under Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Edge, Safari
How to mute audio in active or inactive tabs under Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Edge, Safari
by Mihai Neacsu on 20 December 2017 · 758 views
Microsoft Edge finally added a "Mute tab" option so we can now put together a list of popular browsers who support disabling sounds in their tabs. Let's see how the "Mute" option works for each individual browser and how it is different for some. ... Read more
How to add an Instagram badge to your Facebook profile page
How to add an Instagram badge to your Facebook profile page
by Mihai Neacsu on 23 November 2017 · 617 views
Facebook settings are not always user friendly when having to navigate them, so we'll cover in this quick guide the step by step procedure on how to display an Instagram badge on your Facebook profile, both on mobile (Android) and desktop. ... Read more
You can still Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free, by the end of 2017 - Here's how
You can still Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free, by the end of 2017 - Here's how
by Mihai Neacsu on 13 November 2017 · 1116 views
Is this the last chance to upgrade to Windows 10 for free? It sure looks like it, as Microsoft is closing down its last free upgrade offer, for people claiming to use assistive technologies, on 31 December 2017. ... Read more
How to boot Windows 10 Fall Creators Update without automatically restoring previously opened applications
How to boot Windows 10 Fall Creators Update without automatically restoring previously opened applications
by Mihai Neacsu on 9 November 2017 · 830 views
In this guide we will cover several ways to block Windows 10 Creators Fall update behavior which lets previously opened programs to automatically start at boot. ... Read more
How to add Prisma-like art effects using LunaPic, an online photo editor
How to add Prisma-like art effects using LunaPic, an online photo editor
by Mihai Neacsu on 7 November 2017 · 672 views
Since Prisma does not have it's own desktop solution for turning your photos into paintings, here are the alternatives we recommend, accessible straight from your browser. ... Read more
Extracting an ISO file in Windows 7 and Older - Best Third-Party Apps
Extracting an ISO file in Windows 7 and Older - Best Third-Party Apps
by Mihai Neacsu on 31 October 2017 · 741 views
A detailed guide on methods used to extract the contents of an .ISO image file in Windows 7 and older. Covers app-based methods. ... Read more
How to Extract an ISO (Disk Image File) in Windows 8 and 10 using the Built-In Mount Option
How to Extract an ISO (Disk Image File) in Windows 8 and 10 using the Built-In Mount Option
by Chris Thomas on 27 October 2017 · 780 views
A detailed guide on how to extract the contents of an .ISO image file in Windows 8 and 10. Covers the conventional right-click, Mount, and Paste method. ... Read more
How to Use Data Compression on Mobile and Desktop Devices in Chrome, Firefox, and Opera
How to Use Data Compression on Mobile and Desktop Devices in Chrome, Firefox, and Opera
by Chris Thomas on 23 October 2017 · 739 views
An overview of the different data compression and bandwidth saving methods used in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Opera. Includes info on using third-party extensions and native features to enable data compression proxies. ... Read more
How to Make Hyper-V Virtual Machines Launch Automatically at Startup
How to Make Hyper-V Virtual Machines Launch Automatically at Startup
by Chris Thomas on 23 October 2017 · 761 views
A guide explaining how to set virtual machines to launch automatically at startup within Hyper-V Manager. Covers Automatic Start Action, Automatic Stop Action, and Startup Delay features. ... Read more
How to create a shortcut for each Hyper-V Virtual Machine in Windows 10 (or 8)
How to create a shortcut for each Hyper-V Virtual Machine in Windows 10 (or 8)
by Chris Thomas on 21 October 2017 · 1957 views
A guide explaining how to create a shortcut that will launch a Hyper-V virtual machine in Windows 10 and Windows 8. ... Read more
Top 10 Public DNS Servers: Google DNS vs OpenDNS vs Level3 vs Verisign and Others
Top 10 Public DNS Servers: Google DNS vs OpenDNS vs Level3 vs Verisign and Others
by Chris Thomas on 20 October 2017 · 4861 views
A comprehensive overview and comparison of the top 10 free public DNS servers that can be used to speed up internet browsing, enhance security, ensure anonymity, and filter web content. ... Read more
How to Enable or Disable Quick Launch in Windows 7, 8, 10
How to Enable or Disable Quick Launch in Windows 7, 8, 10
by Chris Thomas on 17 October 2017 · 879 views
A thorough guide on how to enable, customize, position, and disable the Quick Launch toolbar on the taskbar in Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10. ... Read more
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