Author: EXE Files Team

Completely Reset Your Windows PC

Here is how you can completely Reset your Windows PC One of the main issues many Windows users face is that as time goes by and clutter, software bloat, and other useless services gradually slow down your PC. This can be quite annoying as it creates a whole host of issues, from sluggish performance to… Read more »

Format a Drive in Windows Using Command Prompt

Here is how you can format a Drive in Windows Using Command Prompt Operating Systems have come a long way since the original text-based Command Line interfaces that required a strong command on syntax logic as well as a basic understanding of how components work. Windows is a user-friendly user system that has been designed… Read more »

How-To Format a Drive in Windows

Here is how you can Format a Drive in Windows Operating Systems have come a long way since the original text-based Command Line interfaces that required a strong command on syntax logic as well as a basic understanding of how components work. Windows is a user-friendly user system that has been designed with the common… Read more »

Recover Deleted Files with Windows File Recovery

Here is how you can use Microsoft’s Windows File Recovery to recover any Deleted Files One of the most commonly occurring issues we have with our PCs is losing important files accidentally. Although Windows does with a Recycle Bin to give you one last chance of saving your file before you permanently delete it off… Read more »

Check Who Has Access to a Certain Directory in Windows

Here is how you can check who has access to a certain Directory in Windows One of the biggest advantages of having a PC operating system like Windows is a fully-functional user management system which allows you to create multiple users with different levels of access and permission levels. This also allows the administrator of… Read more »

Running CHKDSK On Windows To Fix Hard Drive Errors

Here is how you can run CHKDSK to check your Hard Drive for errors In the age of smartphones and tablets, most of our devices have moved on to Flash Storage or SSDs (Solid State Drives). This shift not only provide for blistering speeds but is also much more reliable than the previous format –… Read more »

Change or Remove a File’s Properties in Windows

Here is how you can change or remove a File’s Properties in Windows A file system is a core part of every operating system today. While most modern file systems come equipped with basic features like copying or moving files, storing file sizes, supporting mounting drives, etc. there are still some fundamental differences in the… Read more »

Change a File Extension in Windows

Here is how you can change the File Extension of a File in Windows A file system is a core part of every operating system today. While most modern file systems come equipped with basic features like copying or moving files, storing file sizes, supporting mounting drives, etc. there are still some fundamental differences in… Read more »

Check Which Process is Holding a File Open

Here is how you can check what process is holding a certain file open in Windows Everything that is stored on a computer is managed as a separate file. Modern operating systems come with their own file systems that allow them to store and access multiple files at any given time. They also have their… Read more »

Using Find to Search in a Command Prompt Output

The Windows Command Prompt is a Command-Line Interface that allows you to access and configure Windows settings and details by using just the keyboard. As such, it has a ton of text-based utilities built right into it. In the past, we have covered several of basic Command Prompt commands that every user should know¬†along with… Read more »