Latest articles tagged “windows 8”

Latest articles tagged “windows 8”

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How to screen capture a User Account Control (UAC) prompt in Windows 10 (or 8)
How to screen capture a User Account Control (UAC) prompt in Windows 10 (or 8)
by Mihai Neacsu on 9 October 2014 · 6806 views
If you need to screen capture a User Account Control (UAC) prompt and tried the regular methods, you have noticed that both these screen capturing methods fail. Here are four methods to bypass this inconvenience and capture a UAC prompt. ... Read more
How to Automatically Logon to Windows 10 (or 8)
How to Automatically Logon to Windows 10 (or 8)
by Mihai Neacsu on 8 October 2014 · 4417 views
If you don't want to spend time to enter your password every time you logon, then this tutorial will fix this. We'll show you how to make your Windows 10 or 8 logon automatically, but this should work in Windows 7 and Vista as well. ... Read more
How to dual boot Windows 10 with Windows 7 or 8/8.1
How to dual boot Windows 10 with Windows 7 or 8/8.1
by Mihai Neacsu on 8 October 2014 · 18118 views
We've already discussed about the possibility of testing Windows 10 in a virtual machine, which is the safest way of previewing the new OS, and we'll now cover dual booting alongside Windows 7 or 8. ... Read more
How to re-enable ISO Mounting in File Explorer under Windows 10 (or 8)
How to re-enable ISO Mounting in File Explorer under Windows 10 (or 8)
by Mihai Neacsu on 8 October 2014 · 50032 views
If you happen to have another program installed on your PC and associated with ISO files, the File Explorer mount option is gone. Here's how to fix this and get the ISO Mount option back in File Explorer. ... Read more
Windows 9 will be free for Windows 8 users
Windows 9 will be free for Windows 8 users
by Michael Black on 29 September 2014 · 1467 views
The new upcoming OS from Microsoft, which is being referred to as Windows 9, might be pretty cheap if you're already running a valid Windows 8 -- and by cheap, I mean free. ... Read more
How to Create a WiFi Hotspot in Windows 8/8.1
How to Create a WiFi Hotspot in Windows 8/8.1
by Michael Black on 2 September 2014 · 2396 views
Although it is rather uncommon to see a router without WLAN capabilities, there are some situations where it may be all you have access to. Fortunately, if you have a computer that is connected to the router via Ethernet, you can create a hotspot. ... Read more
How to use the Family Web Filter in Windows 8/8.1
How to use the Family Web Filter in Windows 8/8.1
by Michael Black on 27 August 2014 · 1942 views
The Parental Controls have been replaced by "Family Safety" in both Windows 8 and Windows 8.1. Although the primary concept of keeping your kids safe while using the PC hasn't changed, a few of the mechanics and processes are different. ... Read more
How to Encrypt Files and Folders in Windows 7 and 8/8.1
How to Encrypt Files and Folders in Windows 7 and 8/8.1
by Michael Black on 27 August 2014 · 2032 views
An encrypted file or folder can only be accessed by the user who originally encrypted the file or folder in question. Because of this, encryption has become a great way to prevent unwanted access to sensitive data at the office and at home. ... Read more
How to Enable/Disable Found New Hardware Alerts
How to Enable/Disable Found New Hardware Alerts
by Michael Black on 27 August 2014 · 3973 views
For those who are frequently connecting and disconnecting USB devices, this notification can become somewhat of a nuisance -- but fortunately, it is pretty easy to disable it. ... Read more
How to Delete Files and Folders via Command Prompt
How to Delete Files and Folders via Command Prompt
by Michael Black on 26 August 2014 · 5713 views
If you are having trouble deleting a certain file or folder from your computer by traditional means, you may have better luck attempting to remove it via the Command Prompt utility. ... Read more
How to Install Windows 8.1 Virtual Machine on Windows 7
How to Install Windows 8.1 Virtual Machine on Windows 7
by Michael Black on 25 August 2014 · 2471 views
This tutorial will teach you how to set-up your Windows 8.1 virtual machine. However, to do this, you'll need a valid Windows 8/8.1 installation disc/ISO file, as well as a license. ... Read more
How to Switch Microsoft Account to Local Account in Windows 8/8.1
How to Switch Microsoft Account to Local Account in Windows 8/8.1
by Michael Black on 25 August 2014 · 1687 views
Although having your Windows 8 account linked with your Microsoft account has it's benefits (and is required for certain functions on Windows 8), it can be a nuisance at times, and some people just don't want them linked. ... Read more
How to use the Windows 8 Store
How to use the Windows 8 Store
by Michael Black on 20 August 2014 · 1524 views
Windows 8 introduced a new way to download games and programs for your PC, and that is the Windows Store. This is a feature that is under-utilized by a lot of 8/8.1 users, but is actually pretty handy, and a great way to find new stuff for your compu ... Read more
How to Restore Windows 8 Without User Access
How to Restore Windows 8 Without User Access
by Michael Black on 20 August 2014 · 2051 views
Learn how you can restore your Windows 8 or 8.1 OS, even if you've been locked out of all user accounts. ... Read more
How to Update your CPU/GPU Drivers
How to Update your CPU/GPU Drivers
by Michael Black on 15 August 2014 · 3520 views
Making sure your computer has the most up to date drivers is extremely important. With outdated drivers, you will experience frequent errors, and may not be able to use certain programs or visit certain websites. ... Read more
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