Tag: Windows

How-To Lock Your Windows PC

Here are all the ways you can Lock your Windows PC Everything is going digital nowadays and data has become a commodity. Increasingly, it has become more and more essential to protect our data from prying eyes. Windows, one of the most widely-used operating systems in the world, comes with a decent set of security… Read more »

Disable Lock Screen on Windows

Here is how you can Disable the Lock Screen on Windows Since the introduction of Windows, it has gone through quite a few iterations. While someĀ  of them have been for the better, like the immensely popular Windows 7, others haven’t been as well-received, like the Metro-UI based Windows 8. Microsoft backtracked with the touch-centric… Read more »

How-To Screenshot with One Key Click in Windows

Here is how you can take a Screenshot with One Key Click in Windows One of the advantages of having a full-featured, customizable operating system like Windows is the abundance of freely available third-party apps as well as a ton of useful, built-in utilities, that make daily work and basic tasks much easier. It is… Read more »

Change Your Mouse and Cursor Settings in Windows

Here is how you can change your mouse pointer in Windows Windows has a pretty intuitive Graphical User Interface. It makes use of both the primary input devices in Windows, the keyboard as well as the mouse (or the trackpad). Most power users prefer a keyboard for most tasks, preferring its robustness and quickness to… Read more »

How-To Right-Click Using Your Keyboard

Here is how you can Right-Click something in Windows using just your keyboard The Windows GUI has come a long way and has introduced several amazing innovative ideas that have shaped the way we used a computer. From the window-ed environment to the iconic Start button (which has also evolved with each version of Windows)… Read more »

Hide Files from the Windows Directory

Here is how you can Hide Files from the Windows Directory Windows comes with a robust User management system that allows you to create different users and give different access rights to each of them. This means that you can easily separate files and applications for each user and not have anyone else poking around… Read more »

Change File Attributes Using Command Line

Here is how you can Change a File Attribute in Windows Using Command Line 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 »

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 »

How-To Connect a Printer to Windows

Here is how you can Connect a Printer to your Windows Machine Windows is a general-purpose operating system and has a ton of built-in utilities and tools to allow you to perform almost any task you want to perform from a personal computer. Most hardware devices like mouse, keyboards, printers, etc. are designed to work… Read more »