Latest articles tagged “windows”

Latest articles tagged “windows”

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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 · 627 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 · 641 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 · 809 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
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 · 1153 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
A List with Good Software Deals for Cyber Monday 2018
A List with Good Software Deals for Cyber Monday 2018
by Mihai Neacsu on 22 November 2018 · 959 views
For this year's Black Friday - Cyber Monday - Cyberweek period, we've put together a list of software with very good discounts. We'll update the list with new deals in the upcoming days as well. Read on to see our top recommendations ... Read more
EarTrumpet review: A better alternative to the volume control app in Windows 10
EarTrumpet review: A better alternative to the volume control app in Windows 10
by Mihai Neacsu on 21 September 2018 · 1297 views
EarTrumpet has been around for a while now and has been praised online as the sound control app to have in Windows 10. In this review, we'll take a closer look at it, discuss features and interface, while comparing it to the default Win10 volume app. ... Read more
How to make Windows shutdown automatically after Adobe Lightroom finishes exporting photos
How to make Windows shutdown automatically after Adobe Lightroom finishes exporting photos
by Mihai Neacsu on 12 September 2018 · 1354 views
In this tutorial we'll cover a simple solution to have Adobe Lightroom finish exporting, then shut down Windows automatically, right away or with a delay and, optionally, with a custom message. ... 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 · 1747 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 · 1559 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 · 1412 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 · 2105 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 · 3020 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
What are MD5 and SHA1 Hashes and How to Use Them to Verify File Integrity in Windows
What are MD5 and SHA1 Hashes and How to Use Them to Verify File Integrity in Windows
by Chris Thomas on 7 August 2018 · 1453 views
A detailed overview of the best options for generating and comparing MD5 and SHA1 file hash checksums, which are used to verify file integrity and security. Covers the top 5 hash generating apps, 3 online solutions, and a few alternative methods. ... Read more
How to fix "TeamViewer_Service.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close" error on Windows XP
How to fix "TeamViewer_Service.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close" error on Windows XP
by Mihai Neacsu on 18 July 2018 · 1840 views
If you were running TeamViewer 12 or lower on a XP computer and you recently upgraded it to version 13, you might be among those who get the error "TeamViewer_Service.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close". Here's an easy fix to that. ... Read more
How to change the default Google/Gmail account for users with multiple accounts (Desktop)
How to change the default Google/Gmail account for users with multiple accounts (Desktop)
by Mihai Neacsu on 26 June 2018 · 1378 views
In this tutorial we'll talk about changing the default Google account when being logged in to multiple Google accounts, in the same desktop browser. ... Read more
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